In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, capacity limits and other restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Please see Campus Event Guidance for Spring 2021 for more details.
October 4, 2017
Sleepless at UMass? Stop by the Sleep Fair for activities, vendors and freebies.

October 4, 2017
1:00 pm-5:30 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

As part of the Northeast Climate Science Center seminar series, Michael Notaro, Christopher Hoving, and Michael Schummer present “Wildlife Implications of Changing Winter Severity in the Great Lake Basin: Collaborative Investigation to Guide Regional Adaptation Planning.” 

October 4, 2017
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

The University Union sponsors a panel on "Is America Becoming a Fascist State?"

October 4, 2017
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Abenaki scholar Lisa Brooks will discuss the history of Indigenous resistance and adaptation to colonialism in New England, from the “First Indian War” (King Philip’s War, 1675-78) and 18th century Wabanaki dam protests to contemporary struggles to retain and protect sovereignty and sustenance.

October 4, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145

When talking about privacy and national security, some feel the intelligence community can do no wrong, while others think nothing can be done right. Rebecca Richards '94, Civil Liberties and Privacy Director for the National Security Agency, will present. 

October 4, 2017
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Old Chapel, Great Hall

Prepare for doom by making your own creepy terrarium. Cider donuts and candy provided.

October 4, 2017
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Student Union, Commonwealth Room

We will be staging Dustyin Chinn's Snowflakes, Tatiana Rodriguez’s Unconditional, and Nicholas Cumming’s Attrition.

October 4, 2017
6:00 pm-10:30 pm

Curtain Theater

A faculty concert featuring featuring composer and conductor Felipe Salles.

October 4, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

New Asia Cinema 2017: Fashion. The 13th annual installment of this semester-long international series explores the complexities of costume and spectacle, style and identity, creativity and subversion, and labor and consumerism.

September 6—December 6, 2017, Wednesdays 7:30 pm-10:00 pm
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November 22

Isenberg School of Management, 137 (Flavin Family Auditorium)

In a tradition of hosting challenging exhibitions organized by student curators, the UMCA presents an exhibition of African art drawn from the collection of Charles Derby, a UMass alumnus who has been collecting since the 1970s alongside an exhibition of painted flags of Africa by the renowned African American artist Fred Wilson. 

September 27—December 10, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 27—December 10, 2017, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 11, November 18—November 26

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The UMass Amherst Libraries hosts an exhibition of photos, “¡Hola Cuba!: Travel Photography by Carol Pike.” 

September 5—December 15, 2017
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November 18—November 19, November 23, November 25

Science and Engineering Library

Come and talk to one of your lawyers from the Student Legal Services Office and have your questions answered.

September 20, 2017 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
October 4, 2017 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
October 18, 2017 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
November 1, 2017 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
November 15, 2017 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
November 29, 2017 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Student Union, 314

Marriott Meals gives Hospitality and Tourism Management students  a competitive advantage within this experiential learning class.

September 26—December 6, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu 11:45 am-12:30 pm
September 26—December 6, 2017, Tue/Wed 5:45 pm-6:30 pm
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October 10, October 12, November 1, November 21—November 23

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 1101

The Center for Women and Community offers numerous free support groups in a safe and confidential environment.  CWC is now taking registration for the fall semester.

October 1—October 13, 2017


The exhibit showcases items curated from Steindl-Rast’s recent donation of correspondence, photographs, writings, audio/visual recordings, art, and publications. 

October 1—January 31, 2018
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November 23, December 23—December 25, December 28—January 1, January 6—January 7, January 14

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Experience DISmantel by M.F.A Dave Hannon. The show is a conglomeration of work from his previous Thesis Exhibition, Mantle as well as live operation by the artist. The reception will be held on Oct. 19th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. 

October 2—October 20, 2017 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery

Travel back to the winter of 1847 with Irish company Moonfish Theatre and its adaptation of Joseph O'Connor's novel "Star of the Sea." 

October 3—October 4, 2017 7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Let's dialogue on intersecting values of culture and leadership across the African Diaspora.

October 4—November 15, 2017, Wednesdays 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center