October 6, 2016
What evidence determines a medical consensus? What methods generate good evidence? Does it matter who conducts the experiments? How are patients impacted? Miriam Soloman explores these questions and how evidence-based medicine has superseded other accounts of objectivity in medicine resulting in responses from the areas of translational medicine, personalized medicine, and precision medicine.

October 6, 2016
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S140

Harvard University paleoanthropologist Dan Lieberman will use the lens of evolution to consider the kinds of physical activity and inactivity for which humans are adapted, and then consider their implications for health.

October 6, 2016
4:00 pm

Women's Soccer vs. George Mason

October 6, 2016
4:00 pm

Rudd Field

Jay Lund, professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Davis, presents “Drought and Global Change-Lessons from California.”

October 6, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Gladys Tzul Tzul, and Irma Alicia Valásquez Nimatuj present their scholarship and activism on Indigenous Women of the Americas.

October 6, 2016
5:00 pm-7:30 pm

Herter Hall, 301

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS) would like to invite you to our annual Undergraduate & Graduate Student Mixer.

October 6, 2016
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Wilder Hall, 201

Have you given thought about what your power as a voter can be? Have you thought about how the candidates may affect Latinx communities?

October 6, 2016
7:00 pm

Latin American Cultural Center, 203

The newest work from this bold, multilingual Los Angeles based dance company challenges audiences to confront the harsh realities of race in our country.

October 6, 2016
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Chamber Seating

Scholar Alex Dika Seggerman introduces the art and architecture of the Ottoman Empire.

October 6, 2016
7:30 pm

Smith College Graham Hall
Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet, performs music by Brahms, Etezady and a new work by Salvatore Macchia.

October 6, 2016
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The work of photojournalist Diana Mara Henry spans four decades of political, social, and cultural change in America. 

August 31—January 13, 2017
This event does NOT occur on:
November 24, December 24—January 2, January 8

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level & Floor 25

The Faculty Senate is a representative body that is responsible for faculty participation in university planning and governance.

September 8, 2016 3:30 pm
October 6, 2016 3:30 pm
November 10, 2016 3:30 pm
December 15, 2016 3:30 pm

Herter Hall, 227

“The Weight of Air” is a cross-disciplinary, multi-media exhibition by photographer, videographer, and imaging specialist James Gehrt.

September 13—October 6, 2016, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
September 11—October 2, 2016, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Both artist/photographers were tasked with the challenge of choosing  twenty-five portraits from each others oeuvre.

September 14—October 14, 2016, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
September 18—October 9, 2016, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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October 10

Herter Art Gallery

You may be eligible for a research study on Epstein-Barr virus, the virus that causes mono.

September 20—October 11, 2016, Tuesdays 5:30 pm-8:00 pm
September 21—October 12, 2016, Wednesdays 8:00 am-4:00 pm
September 15—October 13, 2016, Thursdays 5:30 pm-8:00 pm

University Health Services
This exhibition presents the history of Cobra through paintings, sculpture, prints and primary documents by artists such as Asger Jorn, Pierre Alechinsky, Karel Appel, Constant and Corneille. 

September 15—November 20, 2016, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 15—November 20, 2016, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 11

University Museum of Contemporary Art, 35

The Marriott Meals is a core course within the HTM program in which students have the opportunity to manage the restaurant with a team of student employees. All meals are attentively managed, prepared and served by students.

September 20—December 14, 2016, Tue/Wed/Thu
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October 11—October 13, October 25, November 16, November 22—November 25, December 15

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 1101

This exhibition showcases projects from the Department of Architecture’s Spring 2016 Graduate Design IV studio at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The focus of the studio was to develop students’ skills in designing innovative, wood-constructed, mixed-use sustainable buildings.

September 22—October 21, 2016 10:00 am-6:00 pm

UMass NYPOP
A drop-in group for students of color facilitated by Michelle Youngblood of CMASS and Linda Scott, CCPH

September 22—December 15, 2016, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:30 pm
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November 24

Wilder Hall, 102

Come to Walk-in clinics around campus and at UHS to get a flu vaccination.

September 29—October 27, 2016, Thursdays
October 7—October 28, 2016, Fridays

"Science and the Renaissance (Rocking the Boat) will explore science, providing some background before moving directly into the Renaissance, concentrating on the factors that seriously interfered with scientific development throughout its history in Europe and elsewhere. 

September 29—November 3, 2016, Thursdays 7:00 pm-8:30 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
Want to be part of the next generation of leaders in science and technology? Join fellow science majors in a program that tackles real-world problems through interdisciplinary team work: The Integrated Concentration in Science Program!

September 30—October 11, 2016

Online

Zero Bey, former hip-hop rapper, U.S. Army veteran of two foreign wars, and peace and justice educator, presents a body of explosive paintings that deconstruct American racial narratives.

October 3—October 18, 2016, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:10 pm
October 5—October 20, 2016, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:10 pm
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October 10

Augusta Savage Gallery