Week of  February 4—10, 2018
Come see a financial aid counselor to address your FAFSA concerns.

October 5—December 7, 2017, Thursdays 2:15 pm-4:15 pm
January 25—April 26, 2018, Thursdays 2:15 pm-4:15 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 23, March 15

Wilder Hall, 005

Exhibition extended through April 29.

January 23—April 29, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
January 27—April 29, 2018, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 10—March 18

University Museum of Contemporary Art

International Coffee Hour.

January 25, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 6, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 21, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 9, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 22, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 2, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 18, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
May 1, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Come watch some of today's latest films not yet released on DVD for free while enjoying complimentary popcorn and refreshments.

January 26—April 29, 2018, Sun/Fri 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
February 23, 2018 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
February 16—February 18, March 9—March 18, April 13—April 15

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Undergraduate students may receive either the first or second dose of the two-dose Meningitis B vaccine at these walk-in clinics.

January 27, 2018 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
January 30, 2018 11:00 am-3:00 pm
February 1, 2018 11:00 am-2:00 pm
February 8, 2018 10:00 am-2:00 pm

The Office of the Equity and Inclusion invites applications for Campus Climate Improvement Grants. We encourage you to take an active role and bring your creativity to the work of improving our campus climate.

January 31—February 13, 2018

Online

 The campus climate ambassadors seek to incorporate the many voices that make up the UMass fabric in a conversation around campus climate. All students, staff, and faculty are eligible to apply or to be nominated.

January 31—February 15, 2018

Online

Reflective writing, art-making, and sharing.

January 31—March 7, 2018, Wednesdays 2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, 406A

Augusta Savage Gallery has recognized the urgent and timely need to consider what Home means to many different people. 

February 5—March 6, 2018, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
February 1—March 8, 2018, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

UMass Amherst is competing against 400 other universities and colleges in RecycleMania 2018.  A national competition that runs from February 4-March 31 that helps colleges and universities advance campus recycling and waste reduction efforts.

February 4—March 31, 2018

All Campus

The Department of Music and Dance presents the 12th Annual String Day for high school and middle school string players, their parents and teachers.

February 4, 2018
9:00 am-3:15 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall and Music Wing
Women's Basketball vs. La Salle

February 4, 2018
12:00 pm

Mullins Center

Super Bowl Sunday Watch party with kickoff at 6:30.

February 4, 2018
5:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

An exhibition of images from the International Programs Office's annual photo contest for students studying abroad.

February 5—May 11, 2018
This event does NOT occur on:
March 10—March 11, March 17—March 18

Science and Engineering Library

"Stone Work:  Creativity in Granite, Word, and Image," an exhibition featuring the work of Darrell Petit, Jonathan Swinchatt and Sean Kernan.

February 5—February 21, 2018, weekdays 9:00 am-4:00 pm

John W. Olver Design Building
Professor Samuel Black of the department of veterinary and animal sciences will present a Distinguished Faculty Lecture on “Approaching the Endgame: Seeking Sustainable Control of Animal African Trypanosomiasis.”

February 5, 2018
4:00 pm

Old Chapel, Great Hall

Linguistics scholar Walt Wolfram will be screening "Talking Black in America," a new documentary from the Language and Life Project at North Carolina State.

February 5, 2018
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N151

In this non-credit course, students will learn career navigation skills such as resume and cover letter customization, interviewing techniques and how to connect professionally to promote career success.

February 5—February 26, 2018, Mondays 6:15 pm-8:15 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
February 19

South College, E470

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

February 6—April 26, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu
This event does NOT occur on:
February 27—March 1, April 17

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 1101

Alisha Ross, a civilian advocate at the Center for Women & Community, will share lessons she has learned as she transitioned from being a student to taking on a professional role on campus.

February 6, 2018
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

New Africa House, 127

As part of the Commonwealth Honors College's celebration of Black History Month, spend an evening with Synthia Saint James who will share her world recognized art and the themes that influence her work as she leads an improvisational collage workshop. 

February 6, 2018
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall

"Carbon" is an exhibition of work by the 2017 recipients of the Collaborative Aggregates Art Scholarship.

February 6, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Join us for an interactive workshop facilitated by Courtney Tucker to develop long and short-term S.M.A.R.T goals that incorporate your top academic/professional accomplishments.

February 6, 2018
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

New Africa House, 203

Join the Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center in Chadbourne Hall B-3 every Tuesday for a Beading Workshop.

February 6—April 24, 2018, Tuesdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 13

Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center

Hockey vs. Merrimack

February 6, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Department of Music and Dance presents Introspection, a faculty concert by Cobus du Toit, flute, with Amanda Harberg and Nadine Shank, piano.

February 6, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Diversity Lunch Talk - Come for lunch, connect and join your colleagues to explore issues related to diversity, inclusion and equity in teaching.

February 7, 2018
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Campus Center, 168C

This event has been canceled.

February 7, 2018
1:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Lobby

What better way to face the absurdity of our own reality than to plunge ourselves into a waking dream? In this site-specific, immersive version of  Dream Play, audience members mingle with actors as they weave together a performance encompassing music, dance and text.

February 8, 2018 7:30 pm
February 9—February 10, 2018 7:30 pm
February 14—February 17, 2018 7:30 pm
February 17, 2018 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater

This webinar provides a general introduction to the Landsat series of satellites and Landsat time series analysis.

February 7, 2018
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

Visiting poets demonstrate the artistry of Basque improvised poetry and its role in recovering the Basque language.

February 7, 2018
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Machmer Hall, E 24

This event has been postponed.

February 7, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Women's Basketball vs. Dayton

February 7, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

 Dean Miroshnikov, a modern Israeli actor, will be speaking about his immigration from the Ukraine to Israel, his time as an IDF soldier and how it changed his life forever, and how he came to star in a hit Israeli TV show.

February 7, 2018
7:00 pm

Campus Center, 163c

Come learn how to tie traditional headscarves at a collaborative event with the Students of Caribbean Ancestry (SOCA) and the Alliance for Afro-American Cultural Education (AACE).

February 7, 2018
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center

Submit your best photos of UMass Amherst in winter to Instagram with the hashtag #UMassWinter18. Three winners and up to five honorable mention photos will be selected. The three winners will each receive Amazon gift cards.

February 8—February 18, 2018

All Campus

The Center for Research on Families welcomes David Grabowski, who will present “Opportunities and Challenges of Using Market-based Approaches to Encourage High Quality Nursing Home Care." 

February 8, 2018
3:30 pm-4:15 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160E

Award-winning urban designer, environmental planner, landscape architect and writer James Sipes speaks on "Planning a Geospatial World."

February 8, 2018
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Ilan Stavans discusses "Trump in Translation: What He Says in English and How He Says It."

February 8, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Wistariahurst hosts a talk titled "From Western Mass to the World: W.E. B. Du Bois’ Genesis in Great Barrington" presented by Camesha Scruggs.

February 8, 2018
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Wistariahurst Museum
Join Hillel and the climateers for a festive meal to celebrate the Jewish new year for the trees.

February 8, 2018
6:30 pm-8:00 pm

UMass Hillel
Hailed as “a master of visual composition” by Dance Magazine, Jessica Lang Dance seamlessly incorporates striking design elements and transforms classical ballet into artfully engaging works that feature athletic and gifted performers.

February 8, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

CA Conrad is the author of nine books, including While Standing in Line for Death (Wave, 2017); The Book of Frank (Wave, 2010), which is now available in nine languages; and ECODEVIANCE (Wave, 2014), which won the 2015 Believer Magazine Book Award.

February 8, 2018
8:00 pm

Old Chapel, Great Hall

"Carbon" is an exhibition of work by the 2017 recipients of the Collaborative Aggregates Art Scholarship.

February 9—February 22, 2018, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
February 11—February 18, 2018, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

To help patients in both clinical and social domains, healthcare organizations around the country are employing multidisciplinary care teams, consisting of nurses, community health workers and social workers.

February 9, 2018
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 106

The Department of Music and Dance presents a talk titled “Ferrucio Busoni: Architect of Sound and Timbre” by Erinn E.Knyt, assistant professor of music history.

February 9, 2018
2:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, 365

This session provides information that will assist faculty who want to convert an existing GenEd course with a U/G designation to meet the new General Education Diversity Requirements, and faculty who want to propose a new course seeking a GenEd DU or DG designation.

February 9, 2018
2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Campus Center, tba

Put on your maroon and white and join UMass alumni and friends at Agganis Arena to cheer on the Minutemen as they compete against Hockey East rival Boston University.

February 9, 2018
5:30 pm-10:00 pm

Cornwall’s
Free Shabbat dinner, followed by a discussion about Russian culture in Israel.

February 9, 2018
7:15 pm-9:30 pm

UMass Hillel
The Department of Music and Dance presents the Advanced Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Ayano Kataoka.

February 9, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Over the course of two days, join 60 aspiring entrepreneurs, engineers, coders and graphic designers all with the goal of creating a team and launching your own startup right here at UMass.

February 10—February 11, 2018 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Bartlett Hall, 301

UMass men's basketball is coming to Philadelphia to take on the St. Joseph's Hawks. Show your UMass pride and join the Philadelphia Alumni Network to cheer the Minutemen on the victory.

February 10, 2018
2:30 pm

Landmark Americana
The Korean Student Association will be recreating the streets of Korea.

February 10, 2018
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

The Department of Music and Dance presents the 33rd Annual High School Honor Band, featuring over 250 of the finest high school musicians from around the New England region.

February 10, 2018
7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Hockey vs. UMass Lowell

February 10, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center