February 3, 2017
Psyche Loui, assistant professor of psychology at Wesleyan University, discusses how music, as patterns of “intentional sounds,“ come to embody human creativity, express emotions, and encourage social bonding.  Loui is director of Wesleyan's MIND lab (Music, Imaging and Neural Dynamics), where her team has explored the brain networks that enable strong emotional responses to music and observed the effects of training in musical improvisation on brain and cognitive structure and function.

February 3, 2017
1:15 pm-2:15 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N400

Kick off the semester with a night of free tropical themed games, snacks, smoothies and a mechanical turbo shark.

February 3, 2017
6:30 pm-9:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom, Ballroom

Miranda Lambert will be bringing her #HighwayVagabondTour to the Mullins Center with special guests Old Dominion and Aubrie Sellers.

February 3, 2017
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

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

Graduate Film Certificate Program applications are due February 21, 2017.

November 21—February 21, 2017

Online

The UMass Architecture Department presents “Beyond the Building,”  an exhibit featuring diverse artifacts made by the faculty. 

January 3—February 10, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 10:00 am-6:00 pm

UMass NYPOP
The exhibit examines the history of Quakers and Quakerism in New England drawing upon the extraordinary records of the New England Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends.

January 23—August 18, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat
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July 4

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

Help UMass and your residence hall out-green the competition by participating in the 2017 RecycleMania competition.

January 23—April 1, 2017

All Campus

The UMass Amherst Libraries host “Color Woodblock Prints,” an exhibition by Linda Mahoney ’79.

January 23—April 27, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 8:00 am-11:00 pm
January 27—April 28, 2017, Fridays 8:00 am-5:00 pm
January 28—April 22, 2017, Saturdays 9:00 am-5:00 pm
January 29—April 23, 2017, Sundays 1:00 pm-11:00 pm
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March 11—March 12, March 18—March 19

Science and Engineering Library, Second Floor

Comic art is a worldwide and intensely democratic medium with the power to give voice to the voiceless and marginalized.

January 25—February 22, 2017, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
January 29—February 19, 2017, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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February 20

Herter Art Gallery

Eight artists, all members of the Zea Mays Printmaking studio in Florence, Massachusetts, tell stories through prints, drawings, paintings, installations and video. Opening Reception January 29, 2-4 p.m.

January 31—February 17, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
January 29—February 12, 2017, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Black Heritage Month, also known as Black History Month, is an annual observance in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom to celebrate culture and scholarly contributions by people of the African Diaspora.

February 1—February 26, 2017

All Campus

Experience the vast educational, cultural and environmental diversity of the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands for a semester or year. Students must attend an Information Session to receive application materials. 

February 1—February 22, 2017, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:30 pm
February 2—February 24, 2017, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:00 pm

Goodell Hall, 613

“Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker's Tale of Slavery and Power” from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and the Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation.

February 2—April 30, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
February 2—April 30, 2017, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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March 11—March 20

Fine Arts Center

The University Programming Council hosts movie night in the Cape Cod  Lounge with the screening of “Moana.”

February 3, 2017 8:00 pm-11:00 pm
February 5, 2017 8:00 pm-11:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge