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.
February 13, 2017
Enjoy some tasty Valentine's Day treats and meet with HFA advisers.

February 13, 2017
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

South College, E202 HFA Advising Center

This workshop is an introduction to the concepts of implicit, or, unconscious bias, and microaggressions. The session aims to raise awareness about what constitutes expressions of implicit bias and microaggressions, how these negatively impact student learning, and what we can do to work against them in classroom settings. 

February 13, 2017
2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Campus Center, 174-76

Inspired by the recent Women's Marches on Washington, we invite you to join in a panel-led discussion on the challenges of cultivating diversity within social movements.

February 13, 2017
4:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Are you thinking about graduate school? Find out about applying for research fellowships that come with FREE graduate school applications and FREE early recruiting events.  There will be a special focus on the GEM Fellowship and many others!

February 13, 2017
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Marcus Hall, Gunness Student Center

The Department of Music and Dance presents a staged performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera, The Pirates of Penzance by the UMass Opera Workshop, with guest director Ellen Kaplan, guest conductor Mark Swanson, and an ensemble of Five College musicians.

February 13, 2017
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Tonight's scheduled performance by oboist Courtney Miller has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

February 13, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Join the Humanities and Fine Arts Student Leadership Board for crafts, snacks, and fun.

February 13, 2017
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

South College, e-470

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

November 21—February 21, 2017


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

Weekly 30-minute mindfulness practice followed by sharing of resources, action-based opportunities, and ideas.

January 30—May 8, 2017, Mondays 3:00 pm-3:45 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1638

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

The Humanities and Fine Arts Student Leadership Board plan field trips and events, and does fun activities.

February 6—April 24, 2017, Mondays 8:00 pm-9:00 pm
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March 13

South College, E470


February 9—March 10, 2017, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 13—March 7, 2017, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
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February 20

Augusta Savage Gallery

Winter is here! Submit your best photos of UMass Amherst to Instagram with the hashtag #UMassWinter17 — three winners will each receive Amazon gift cards.

February 10—February 21, 2017

All Campus

First-Years and Seniors: Have a chance to win one of 175 prizes by completing the National Survey of Student Engagement.

February 13—March 7, 2017