November 1, 2018
The UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences presents the next event in the Dean's Symposia Series: "Universal Access to Health Promotion: A State-Wide Sustainable Strategy to Improve Health Equity, Reduce Medical Costs and Improve Quality of Life." 

November 1, 2018
9:30 am-12:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Wear your maroon and white as our campus community comes together to show UMass pride.

November 1, 2018
11:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center, Concourse

Join Prof. Haivan Hoang (English) and Florianne Jimenez (English/Writing Center) for an interactive workshop where we will share best practices for designing linguistically and racially inclusive classrooms and facilitate discussion about specific approaches to assignments and class activities.

November 1, 2018
11:30 am-12:45 pm

Campus Center, 904-08

Deirdre Breakenridge, CEO at Pure Performance Communications and adjunct UMass Journalism professor, will give a guest lecture titled, "The Future is Now: The Role of Technology, Data, Brand Journalism & More in Modern Public Relations Practice."

November 1, 2018
12:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S414

Drupal is the open-source content management system widely used to build websites around UMass.

November 1, 2018
2:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145

The Center for Employment Equity at UMass Amherst celebrates its opening with a program introducing the UMass community to the potential for new research-driven interventions to promote employment equity and prevent employment discrimination.

November 1, 2018
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Start or finish your meningitis B vaccination series, and get vaccinated against seasonal flu at today's walk-in clinic in Webster Lounge.

November 1, 2018
3:30 pm-6:30 pm

Webster Hall, Lounge

Journalist/activist Allen Young is the author of Left, Gay & Green: A Writer's Life (2018). Part of the Social Change Colloquium.

November 1, 2018
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Special Collections Seminar Room, Floor 25

A night of math, puzzles, and activities for all ages!

November 1, 2018
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Don’t miss the 2018 Alumni Career Networking night in the Department of Communication! Whether you just arrived at college, or you’re starting to prepare your résumé, it’s always the right time to meet successful Comm alumni.

November 1, 2018
5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Comm Hub

Domestic workers are organizing on a massive scale to build economies that respect the labor of women of color. This panel of organizers and historians will discuss the goals and challenges facing the domestic workers’ movement.

November 1, 2018
5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

The 2018 Homecoming speaker will be UMass alumna and Black Panther stunt woman Keisha Tucker! 

November 1, 2018
7:00 pm

Campus Center, Campus Center Auditorium

Drupal is the open-source content management system widely used to build websites around UMass. This meeting is open to newcomers and not limited to members of the UMass community

September 6, 2018 2:00 pm
October 4, 2018 2:00 pm
November 1, 2018 2:00 pm
December 6, 2018 2:00 pm
January 3, 2019 2:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145, behind the first floor elevators

Thirteen artists and architects have created outdoor installations on the UMass Amherst campus and in the town of Amherst, connecting “town and gown” in innovative ways.

July 1—November 1, 2018

All Campus

Following on the heels of the Summer of Love, 1968 seemed like a world apart. It was a year of social experimentation and optimism, but also a year of rebellion, assassination, political agitation, and violence. 

September 1—December 21, 2018
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November 22

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

Graduate Film Certificate Program applications are due February 1, 2019.

September 12—February 1, 2019

At the start of 2017, longstanding political and social rifts in the United States created a sense of fear and anxiety on many campuses across the US. Our sense of a collective public purpose and our desire for an engaged democracy — so important to the public mission of UMass Amherst — were challenged in many ways. The “Building Bridges” project grew out of this key moment. 

September 12—December 7, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 15—December 9, 2018, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 18—November 25

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Awaken your inner creativity and learn to create  pieces of jewelry and Native  art using beads.  Materials and tools provided.

September 13—November 29, 2018, Thursdays 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
December 5, 2018, Wednesdays 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
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November 22

Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center

What does it mean for the fields of art and math to intersect? This exhibition offers glimpses into the work of Pau Atela, a professor in the Department of Mathematics at Smith College, that show how bridges can indeed be built between these two worlds.

September 13—December 9, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 15—December 9, 2018, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 18—November 25

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The Concinnitas Portfolio comprises the contributions of ten mathematicians and physicists in response to the prompt to transcribe their "most beautiful mathematical expression." 

September 13—December 7, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 15—December 9, 2018, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 18—November 25

University Museum of Contemporary Art

All students, families, and community members can come in to meet with a Financial Aid Counselor for advice and FAFSA help. 

September 13—December 6, 2018, Thursdays 2:30 pm
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November 22

Wilder Hall, 005

This is the latest in a series of exhibitions that highlights the artwork of UMass Amherst Worker Artists.

September 24—December 27, 2018
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November 17—November 18, November 22, November 24, December 22—December 23, December 25

Science and Engineering Library

Would you like to win up to $2,000 towards your (or your student's) spring 2019 tuition and fees?

September 25—November 5, 2018

Online

VIDA is a Latinx Queer series that highlights underrepresented perspectives in a Latinx community based in Los Angeles, CA.

October 4—November 8, 2018, Thursdays 7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Latin American Cultural Center

Through Domestic Exchange, UMass students can study at another college or university, allowing them to live in another geographic area, access courses and facilities not offered at their home campus, and broaden their undergraduate experience. 

October 17—May 1, 2019, Wednesdays 4:45 pm
October 18—April 26, 2019, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm
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November 21—November 23, December 13—January 21

Goodell Hall, 511

Post your best photos of UMass Amherst in fall to Instagram with the hashtag #UMassFallPhoto18. Three winners will each receive Amazon gift cards.

October 19—November 9, 2018

All Campus

The “[containing] great space” exhibition originated with the notion of a container like image as a vehicle to enter a place of interiority, and the possibilities of distinctly personal results when artists embark on this path.

October 23—November 15, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 21—November 11, 2018, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

.R.O.P.S. is a program/platform that offers students the opportunity to share inspiring stories and innovative discoveries. Selected students will present a 5-12 minute-talk in a live showcase which will be recorded and made available to larger audiences. 

October 25—November 5, 2018

Online

We start our season funny, with Dustin Chinn's pointed, futuristic comedy Snowflakes, or Rare White People.

October 25—October 27, 2018 7:30 pm
November 1—November 3, 2018 7:30 pm
October 31, 2018 10:00 am
November 3, 2018 2:00 pm

Rand Theater

Aptly titled in honor of Paul Laurence Dunbar’s iconic poem, We Wear The Mask displays Dorrance Hill’s creative depth and many years of experience in a long awaited exhibit.

October 29—November 13, 2018, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
October 31—November 16, 2018, Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 12

Augusta Savage Gallery

Come have some free coffee and chat with an officer from the Amherst Police Department. Come with any questions or topics of conversation, and learn more about your Amherst community

November 1—November 29, 2018, Thursdays 11:00 am-1:00 pm
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November 22

Student Union, 314

Gather with friends to enjoy fun activities, great food, music, and lots of UMass pride!

November 1—November 4, 2018

All Campus