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 12, 2017
Today is the last day of classes for the fall 2017 semester at UMass Amherst.  

December 12, 2017

Come create aromatherapy oils to take home and unwind.

December 12, 2017
11:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union, 314

Cristina Scheibe Wolff will discuss the use of gender and emotions in the rhetoric of resistance movements to dictatorships in countries of the Southern Cone (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay).

December 12, 2017
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

The Economics Undergraduate Research Assistantships (EURA) program engages students in cutting-edge economics beyond the classroom. Each semester, undergraduate researchers majoring in economics work with faculty members to gain valuable research assistant experience on research projects. At this poster session, students will present the research projects they’ve been working on to the wider community.

December 12, 2017
3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Crotty Hall, 209

Dining Services is featuring 12 days of your favorite comfort foods in all dining halls. Tonight's dinner special is artisan pizzas and boneless chicken wings.

December 12, 2017
4:00 pm-9:00 pm

All Dining Commons

Celebrate the holidays with friends and enjoy a special buffet style dinner for just $25! Reserve your seats at 413-545-2551

December 12, 2017
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

University Club

The department of music and dance presents the Chapel Jazz and Jazz Lab Ensembles, directed by Thomas Giampietro, Dann Friedman and Zack Bartolomei.

December 12, 2017
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Almost all of us have stories we wish others can hear. Shana gives you the opportunity to not only share your own story, but to also collectively perform and showcase other stories as well. Join Shaha for an educational, entertaining and thought-provoking performance.

December 12, 2017
7:30 pm

Old Chapel, Great 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

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

The African Francophone Film Festival serves as a vehicle to engender confidence in individuals interested in experiencing cinema of the French speaking African continent and the French speaking African Diaspora. 

November 14, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
November 21, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
November 28, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
December 5, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
December 12, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center, and Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center

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)