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.
May 1, 2017
Presented by the Public Engagement Project. Panelists will address how recent developments in our government affect the roles as researchers and teachers, and how scholars can contribute to positive change through public engagement.

May 1, 2017
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

The School of Public Policy will continues its Spring 2017 Faculty Colloquium series with a talk by Doug Rice, assistant professor of legal studies.

May 1, 2017
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

For the third year, local chefs and guest judges will sample four new ice cream flavors developed by senior food science majors for this year’s competition at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

May 1, 2017
3:30 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S131

The Dinner On Us parent-to-parent roundtable offers campus and Amherst Family Center families with young children the opportunity to learn more about themselves while acquiring new approaches to raising children.

May 1, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union, Earth Foods/a.k.a. The Commonwealth Room

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Symphony Band and Percussion Ensemble in O Fortuna, conducted by Matthew Westgate and Ayano Kataoka.

May 1, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Take a break from studying for finals and join the Humanities and Fine Arts Student Leadership Board for movies, snacks, and fun.

May 1, 2017
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

South College, e-470

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
This event does NOT occur on:
July 4

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

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

Marie Roche of UMass Amherst will teach a class on “King John” and “Richard II.” 

April 3—May 22, 2017, Mondays 5:00 pm-6:30 pm

Arthur F. Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

"3X art.umass at large" is the MFA thesis exhibition of artists David Hannon, Ethan Kiermaier and Paul Teeling.

April 28—May 7, 2017

Baustein Building
The goal of this workshop is to develop the agenda and theme of heritage in the context of the WUN Understanding Cultures Global Challenge Group. Since the topic of cultural heritage is so broad, this workshop will focus on the issue of displacement and migration, which lies at the core of the relevance of cultural heritage globally. 

April 30—May 2, 2017 9:00 am-5:00 pm

All Campus