In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, capacity limits and other restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Please see Campus Event Guidance for Spring 2021 for more details.
October 14, 2016
Join the International Group Series for informal conversation to connect and think about easy mid-semester changes you can apply to your teaching to regain your joy of teaching.

October 14, 2016
10:00 am-11:30 am

Campus Center, 805-09

Leslie Chambers was appointed President and CEO of the American Parkinson Disease Association in August of 2012 and brings to the role a rich background in successful management and leadership experience from the non-profit voluntary health sector.

October 14, 2016
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Life Science Laboratories, S330

The UMass Amherst Libraries host Tom Ricardi of the Massachusetts Birds of Prey Rehab Facility in Conway, Mass. for an interactive presentation featuring live birds of prey. 

October 14, 2016
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level

UMass field hockey vs. Davidson

October 14, 2016
3:00 pm

Gladchuk Field

Enjoy great conversation over free coffee, tea and tasty snacks.

October 14, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

UMass graduate and Assistant Professor of Political Science at UMass Boston, Andrés Fabián Henao Castro, presents “Material Transferences of Agency in Antigone: Afro-Pessimism Meets Subaltern Studies" as part of the UMass Political Theory Graduate Alumni Lecture Series - Fall 2016.

October 14, 2016
4:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

Swimming & Diving vs. Army

October 14, 2016
5:00 pm

Boyden Gymnasium

The Latin American Cultural Center hosts a panel of Latino graduate students who will talk about their experiences growing up and navigating the educational system to get to where they want to be.

October 14, 2016
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Hampden Dining Commons, Rm. 203

Puerto Rican poet Lydia Cortes reads from work that is strongly influenced by her identity and guitarist and vocalist Art Steele brings excitement and lots of skill with his stellar ensemble.

October 14, 2016
7:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

The UMass Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band open their 2016-2017 season with music that encourages you to travel. Symphony Band opens the concert with a journey across America and the Wind Ensemble takes you “away” to exotic Greece, Scotland, Bohemia, and South Carolina, with electronics.

October 14, 2016
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

"You have never heard anything like this before - because nothing like it has existed until now."

October 14, 2016
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

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

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

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 UMass Student Farmers' Market is a weekly event featuring locally grown produce, medicinal herb, handmade crafts, student art and an opportunity to get to know the amazing agricultural community on the UMass Campus.

September 16—November 18, 2016, Fridays 12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Lawn
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

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

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
This event does NOT occur on:
October 10

Augusta Savage Gallery

You've waited all year for this. Submit your best photos of UMass Amherst to Instagram with the hashtag #UMassFallPhoto — three winners will each receive Amazon gift cards.

October 11—October 31, 2016



October 12—November 9, 2016, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 16—November 6, 2016, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery