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 6, 2017
Field Hockey vs. VCU

October 6, 2017
1:00 pm

Gladchuk Field

Professor Daniel W. Drezner of Tufts University will give a talk on his new book, The Ideas Industry: How Pessimists, Partisans, and Plutocrats are Transforming the Marketplace of Ideas.

October 6, 2017
2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 919

"Indian Classical Cadences and Modern Jazz Syntax: Theorizing the Hybrid Tihai"This talk investigates the use and manipulation of tihais (tripartite Hindustani rhythmic cadences) in 60's and 70's Indo-Jazz hybrids as a point of entry for exploring the reciprocal adaptation of differing rhythmic objects of Indian classical and jazz origins.

October 6, 2017
2:30 pm-3:30 pm

Old Chapel, Conference Room

The Department of Music and Dance presents the UMass Wind Ensemble and New England Brass Band, conducted by Matthew Westgate and Stephen Bulla and featuring trumpet soloist Eric Berlin.

October 6, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

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
This event does NOT occur on:
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
This event does NOT occur on:
November 18—November 19, November 23, November 25

Science and Engineering Library

Open to the UMass Amherst campus community • No cash payment needed • Bring your insurance ID card

October 5—December 7, 2017, Thu/Fri
October 14, 2017, Saturdays
This event does NOT occur on:
October 12, November 16, November 23—November 24, November 30

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
This event does NOT occur on:
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

All are welcome to lectures and events in celebration of UMass Philosophy Department's 14th Biennial Homecoming Weekend.

October 6—October 7, 2017 3:30 pm-7:00 pm

South College