In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, strict restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Most of the the events listed here are taking place remotely on Zoom and other online platforms. See each listing for details. All times are United States Eastern Time Zone.
October 26, 2016
Club fair featuring RSOs, departments and other organizations involved in sustainable efforts on campus.

October 26, 2016
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center, First Floor

Laura Quilter, copyright and information policy librarian, will provide an overview of Wikipedia’s principles, an introduction to the mechanics of editing pages and communicating with others, and an overview of how the Wikipedia Education program works.

October 26, 2016
12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1920

Zeynep Civcik, University of California Berkeley School of Law, presents her talk titled “Democracy, Nationalism, Secularism, Military and Society: Israel and Turkey in Comparative Perspective."

October 26, 2016
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Herter Hall, 301

Jeff Goodhind, librarian at the Renaissance Center, will be presenting a Rare Book Show and Tell from the Center’s collections.

October 26, 2016
4:00 pm

Arthur F. Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The College of Information and Computer Sciences presents its Distinguished Lecturer Series featuring Dieter Fox, University of Washington.

October 26, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

Through its richly textured account of the motorcycle as both icon and commodity, “The Devil’s Wheels” teases out the intricacies of gender and class in the Weimar years.

October 26, 2016
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Herter Hall, 546

The challenge is for interdisciplinary teams to conceptualize a product with regard to its scientific and technological design, identify customers and create a business plan for the product’s commercialization. 

October 26, 2016
5:00 pm-7:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

The event will provide a chance for students to explore potential areas of study; majors, minors, certificates, study abroad, domestic exchange, five college interchange and other options available at the University.

October 26, 2016
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium, First Floor Concourse

The History Department's Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series presents “Resisting Police Violence in Springfield and Beyond: Mothers, Scholars, and Queer People of Color Speak Out,” an evening of conversation with local and national voices:

October 26, 2016
7:00 pm

Scibelli Hall Auditorium, Springfield Technical and Community College, Building 2
Information forum hosted by sustainable faculty members, as well as an allotted time for student questions. 

October 26, 2016
7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S131

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

August 31—January 13, 2017
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November 24, December 24—January 2, January 8

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

This semester-long film series points us in fresh cinematic directions with a diverse array of contemporary films directed by women of Arab and Asian heritage.

September 14—November 9, 2016, Wednesdays 7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137 (Flavin Family Auditorium)

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

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

You are encouraged to apply to be the 2017 Undergraduate Student Commencement Speaker to share your thoughts as a graduating senior and have a lead role in the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony.

October 18—February 7, 2017


The artist says, '“...My woven abstractions, landscapes and portraits are emotional reactions to the absurdity of the human species, world politics, and our changing environment. "

October 19—November 16, 2016, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
October 23—November 13, 2016, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 11

Herter Art Gallery

I was drawn to the elementary school photos. The kids spoke to me in ways that I cannot explain in its fullness.  

October 19—November 16, 2016, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
October 23—November 13, 2016, Saturdays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 11

Herter Art Gallery

Printmaker Erika Radich responds to the 2015 Nepal earthquake, witnessing the wounds within familiar people and places while also celebrating earth in its constant formation.

October 24—November 8, 2016, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
October 26—November 10, 2016, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery