November 16, 2016
A Friday class schedule will be followed.

November 16, 2016

Viola masterclass with guest Rictor Noren.

November 16, 2016
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Meet employers from a variety of industries in the non-profits and social services.

November 16, 2016
12:00 pm-3:00 pm

Shay Hazkani, assistant professor of Jewish Studies at University of Maryland College Park, presents his talk on the soldiers who fought in the 1948 war, based upon sources including troves of letters sent home by soldiers.

November 16, 2016
12:15 pm

Herter Hall, 301

Ambarish Karmalkar of UMass Amherst will speak about a “Framework for selecting climate models for impacts studies in the Northeast.” Karmalkar's talk is part of  “Engaging Stakeholders in Climate Adaptation,” a webinar series presented by The Northeast Climate Science Center.

November 16, 2016
3:30 pm-4:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

Enjoy great conversation with students and UMass community members over free coffee, tea and tasty snacks.

November 16, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Robert Calderbank will speak on his work with data storage.

November 16, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

Lelia Kawar speaks on "Legal activism and deportation resistance: Comparative and historical perspectives" as part of the Resistance Studies Initiative Fall Speaker Series.

November 16, 2016
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

James E. Distinguished Professor emeritus in English and Judaic and Near Eastern Studies  and founding director of the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, will reflect on the expectations that countries bring to their painful memorial debates and discuss other topics.

November 16, 2016
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

Join us for “Feminist Pedagogies in Difficult National Moments,” a timely discussion between graduate students, staff, and faculty seeking creative, strategic, and sustainable ways to address difficult conversations currently taking place in our classrooms.

November 16, 2016
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2220

The Walk for Light is an opportunity for students and staff to work together to identify safety-related issues on campus and document those concerns for repair or other appropriate follow-up. 

November 16, 2016
5:30 pm

Student Union, lobby

The All-University Orchestra performs Schubert: Overture in C; Grieg: In Autumn; Bizet: Symphony in C.

November 16, 2016
6:30 pm

Grace Church
Toussaint Liberator and The Naya Rockers perform a benefit reggae concert for the children of Haiti. 

November 16, 2016
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Thinking about life after UMass? If you want “real world” answers and advice on next steps in your academic or professional career, just ask someone who has been there.

November 16, 2016
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Marriott Center (Campus Center, 11th Floor)
Provost Katherine Newman will moderate a panel discussion involving some of the campus' most distinguished faculty:Paul Collins on the courts and judicial behavior.

November 16, 2016
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Campus Center, 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

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

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

Online

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

Donate a new stuffed bear to help the Student Alumni Association (SAA) Teddy Bear Drive.  SAA will give bears to local children in need this holiday season.

November 1—November 30, 2016

Memorial Hall (Next to Old Chapel)
Join a research study and earn $25 compensation for each study visit.

October 31—November 17, 2016

University Health Services (UHS), South Clinic

Residence Education believes that the Resident Assistant (RA) position is one of the most crucial student leadership positions within the university.

November 1—November 29, 2016 12:00 am-12:00 pm

Online

From the battlefields of the US Civil War, to the trenches of the Somme and forts of Verdun, large-scale black and white photographs reveal our collective historical memory as it inhabits our landscape today. 

November 13—December 14, 2016 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
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November 14—December 14, Mon/Sat, November 24

Hampden Gallery

"A Point of View" is a collection of miniatures, full size paintings, objects and writings inspired by everyday people.

November 14—November 29, 2016 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
November 16—December 2, 2016, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 21—November 25

Augusta Savage Gallery