November 7, 2018
Beginning your search for off-campus housing? Stop by the housing fair.

November 7, 2018
11:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center, Concourse

In this talk Rodgers shows how some composers of madrigals working with stanzas from Ludovico Ariosto’s popular vernacular epic Orlando furioso (1516) drew on the song principle’s formal resources.

November 7, 2018
12:20 pm-1:20 pm

Old Chapel, Conference Room, 1st floor

Liat Margolis is Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Toronto, John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design.

November 7, 2018
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Alter/Altar, an exhibition of work by graduate students in the Department of Art at UMass Amherst.

November 7, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Join us for this social gathering for women and non-binary people of color.

November 7, 2018
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

New Africa House, 127

The inaugural UMass Amherst Stand United - Fight Hate lecture with Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, a leading scholar of racism and discriminatory policy in America.

November 7, 2018
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Learn about the Master of Science in Sustainability Science program!

November 7, 2018
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Online

Give advice or get advice at Student and Alumni Networking Night.

November 7, 2018
7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College, Events Hall

Switching between the recent past and 1930s Sweden, Sami Blood recounts the prejudice encountered in government-enforced boarding schools. 

November 7, 2018
7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, Flavin Family Auditorium, room 137

Shelley Hirsch is an award winning, critically acclaimed vocalist, composer, and storyteller whose mostly solo compositions, staged multimedia works, improvisations, radio plays, installations and collaborations have been produced and presented in concert halls, clubs, festivals, theaters, museums, galleries and on radio, film and television on 5 continents.

November 7, 2018
8:00 pm

Old Chapel

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

This is a weekly drop-in group for students who are coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex, or asexual and for students who are already out and looking for a place of support to talk about being LGBTQIA+.

September 5—April 24, 2019, Wednesdays 6:30 pm-8:00 pm
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November 21, December 19—January 16, March 13

Wilder Hall, 102

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

September 12—February 1, 2019

Online

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

14th annual film festival, New Asia Cinema, presents Global Indigenous Visions.

September 12—December 12, 2018, Wednesdays 7:30 pm-10:00 pm
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November 14, November 21

Isenberg School of Management, 137 (Flavin Family Auditorium)

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

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

In 2007, the Marriott Center for Hospitality Management opened for its first active semester.

September 25—December 5, 2018, Tue/Wed
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October 9, November 14, November 20—November 21

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 1101

Make art to share cultural knowledge, heritage, traditions and develop friendships.

September 26, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
October 10, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
October 24, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
November 7, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
December 5, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Yuri Kochiyama 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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March 13—March 15

Goodell Hall, 511

Let's dialogue on interesting values of culture and leadership across the African Disapora.

October 17—November 7, 2018, Wednesdays 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center

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

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

Stop by the Campus Center Main Concourse to say hello to Team Positive Presence and learn about the many programs they are connected to—Party Smart registration, and upcoming events at the Off Campus Student Center and Student Parent Programs. 

November 7, 2018 12:00 pm-2:30 pm
November 28, 2018 12:00 pm-2:30 pm

Campus Center, Concourse

This three-night film festival showcases Asian American histories and experiences. Q&A to follow screening; raffle prizes and giveaways; meet and greet with producers, and refreshments will be provided!

November 7—November 9, 2018 6:30 pm-9:00 pm

Campus Center, 174-176