February 21, 2017
Diversity Lunch Talk: “Let’s Talk About It – Facilitating Difficult Dialogues and Managing Hot Moments in College Classes,” is open to faculty, post-docs and graduate students. The event is part of TEFD’s Spring 2017 Teaching & Diversity Professional Development Series, open to faculty, post-docs, and graduate students.  In this session, we will open a space for conversation to explore purposeful strategies for cooling down tension and turning hot moments into powerful learning opportunities.

February 21, 2017
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Campus Center, 904-08

Teaching nature of science (NOS) effectively has been a goal of science education for decades, but is one that is still proving difficult to attain. 

February 21, 2017
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Luis Martin Valdiviezo presents his talk titled “Asking for Forgiveness Without Repentance: Peruvian State and Afroperuanos.”

February 21, 2017
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Thompson Hall, 519

A one-hour screening of a portion of Africa’s Great Civilizations, a new PBS series hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., premiering on WGBY-TV in February.

February 21, 2017
4:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Manisha Sinha will deliver a talk on what you didn't know about the abolition movement: the ordinary men and women, black and white, free and enslaved, who are the unsung heroes of American democracy.

February 21, 2017
6:00 pm

The Department of Music and Dance presents a Faculty Concert featuring Ayano Kataoka, percussion with Elizabeth Chang, violin and Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, saxophone.

February 21, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

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

November 21—February 21, 2017

Online

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

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

“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

Learn about keeping yourself, your friends, family, pets, and the community safe with the UMass Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). 

February 7—April 18, 2017, Tuesdays
May 3, 2017
April 6, 2017, Thursdays
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March 14—March 21

Skinner Hall, 12

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. Students deliver first-class dining experiences to guests for lunches and dinners. All of the menu items served are made fresh-to-order.

February 7—May 2, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu 11:45 am-12:30 pm
February 7—May 2, 2017, Tue/Wed 5:45 pm-6:30 pm
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February 28, March 1—March 2, March 14—March 16, April 18

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 1101

 

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

Online