October 4, 2013
The Ninth Annual Faculty Convocation celebrates the Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Research and Creative Activity, a celebration and recognition of recent distinguished achievements of UMass Amherst faculty members through their research, scholarship, and creative activity.
October 4, 2013
This event has been canceled.
October 4, 2013
3:30 pm-5:00 pm
Curator Chris Nelson first connected with these five artists and Project NoA at the Vermont Studio Center, where he met Izuru Mizutani.
September 8—October 7, 2013, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Du Bois in Our Time is a landmark exhibition that focuses on the intersection of art and the major issues of our time, centered on the legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois.
September 10—December 8, 2013, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat
This event does NOT occur on:
November 28—December 1
University Museum of Contemporary Art
Why Guantanamo? introduces visitors to the full story of Guantanamo – as a Cuban city, a U.S. military base, a humanitarian refugee center, and a controversial prison where suspected terrorists have been incarcerated, sometimes tortured, and often held without a trial or even legal counsel.
September 11—October 9, 2013, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
September 15—October 6, 2013, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Herter Art Gallery
In a collaborative effort, The UMass Student Farming Enterprise, The UMass Permaculture Initiative, and UMass Gardenshare, are all coming together to organize a weekly farmers market on the lawn of Goodell Hall.
September 13—November 22, 2013, Fridays 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
Goodell Hall, Lawn
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.
September 15—October 15, 2013
This group will provide a space for women to build a supportive network and to discuss issues that are particular to women in various stages of the dissertation process.
September 20—October 9, 2013
New Africa House
Women of color face a unique set of challenges in higher education. This weekly discussion group will provide a space for undergrad and graduate women of color to identify and explore their academic, social, and familial experiences while providing and receiving support from each other and building community.
October 1—October 15, 2013
New Africa House, Center for Women & Community
October is Cyber Security Awareness Month! Visit our information table in the Campus Center to learn more about safe computing and play the Plinko game for a chance to win a daily prize.
October 1—October 4, 2013 10:00 am-2:00 pm
October 9—October 30, 2013, Wednesdays 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Campus Center, Concourse
$10,000, graduate awards for projects that integrate business fundamentals with science and/or engineering. Application Deadline October 28. Info Session Oct 10 @ 5PM; Campus Ctr. 163c
October 2—October 28, 2013
Visionary works in glass, encaustic, and paint on canvas convey the power and promise of a changing world.