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.
December 11, 2017
Get into the holiday spirit with festive cookies decorating. 

December 11, 2017
11:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union, 314

Steven Hollon of Vanderbilt University will present his research findings that raise concerns that cognitive therapy provided in combination with medication does little to prevent recurrence of depression.

December 11, 2017
12:00 pm-1:15 pm

Dining Services is featuring 12 days of your favorite comfort foods in all dining halls. Tonight's dinner special is ramen noodles.

December 11, 2017
4:00 pm-9:00 pm

All Dining Commons

Open to campus and Amherst Family Center (AFC) families with young children, Dinner On Us (DOU) is a parent education workshop series offered most Monday evenings during the academic year. This week's topic is "Raising A Bi-lingual Child and Benefits of Dual Language Learning For Children."

December 11, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge & Commonwealth Room

The department of music and dance presents the UMass Symphony Orchestra, directed by Morihiko Nakahara and featuring Joshua Michal, horn soloist.

December 11, 2017
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

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

Enjoy great conversation with students and UMass community members over free coffee, tea and tasty snacks.

September 6, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
September 19, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 5, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 20, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 3, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 14, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 29, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
December 11, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Walk in and get tested for sexually transmitted infections and HIV – no appointment needed.

September 11, 2017 11:00 am-3:00 pm
September 27, 2017 11:50 am
October 10, 2017 11:00 am-3:00 pm
November 1, 2017 10:00 am-1:00 pm
December 11, 2017 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

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

Once again, Information Technology is conducting a toy drive to benefit Baystate Children’s Hospital in Springfield.

December 4—December 15, 2017, weekdays 9:00 am-5:00 pm

All Campus

Faculty members are invited to attend a workshop and luncheon about Fulbright opportunities on Monday, Dec. 11, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Campus Center Hadley Room. 

December 11—December 12, 2017

Campus Center, Hadley Room (10th Floor)