Week of  February 25—March 3, 2018
Center for Women & Communities is now hiring for 2018-19.

February 21—March 23, 2018

Online

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

Can't make it to the regularly scheduled FAFSA help hours? Come see a financial aid counselor to address your FAFSA concerns during our extended hours.

October 5, 2017 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
November 2, 2017 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
December 7, 2017 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
January 25, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
February 1, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
March 1, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
April 5, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm

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
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March 10—March 18

University Museum of Contemporary Art

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
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February 16—February 18, March 9—March 18, April 13—April 15

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

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

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

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
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February 19

South College, E470

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
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March 13

Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center

Submit your creative work to the HFA Student Showcase, all creators of any major is invited to get involved. All work will be considered for the chance to win a $50 gift card.

February 12—April 9, 2018

Online

Come talk to Derek about classes, student-issues/concerns, Student Government Association, local/national news, sports or just about anything else in between. 

February 12—April 30, 2018, Mondays 12:15 pm-1:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 12, April 16

Wilder Hall, 005

Experience the vast educational, cultural and environmental diversity of the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands for a semester or year.

February 14—May 2, 2018, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:45 pm
February 15—May 4, 2018, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 14—March 16

Goodell Hall, 511

It is never early to start thinking about graduate school. Come and talk with our graduate assistant, Ghida EL-Banna, about the graduate school application process and have your questions answered.

February 14—April 25, 2018, Wednesdays 12:15 pm-2:15 pm
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March 14

Wilder Hall, 102

Participate in Connections in Color to find your UMass voice.

February 15—May 3, 2018, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
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March 15

Wilder Hall

Sign up to join a free support groups offered in a safe and confidential environment.

February 16—March 1, 2018

The Scribe is the College of Humanities and Fine Arts' online student-run literary and arts publication.

February 21—March 23, 2018

Online

Women of Color Leadership Network invites you to participate in Spoken Word as part of the International Women's Day Celebrations.

February 23—March 7, 2018

Enjoy a delicious free bagel brunch and mingle with students from both UMass Hillel and Amherst College Hillel.

February 25, 2018
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Hillel House

The Department of Music and Dance presents a screening of the documentary film "Composed" about dealing with performance anxiety.

February 25, 2018
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Photographs by Landscape Architecture Professor Mark Lindhult of birds and wildlife and their habitats. Birds are a barometer of environmental health - literally the canary in the coal mine.

February 26—March 10, 2018 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Olver Design Building, 180

"A Dialogue on Navigating and Transforming Academia as People of Color," an informal conversation with guests panelists who will share their experience as scholars of color across the Five Colleges.

February 26, 2018
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Hub, 3rd floor

Jackie Murray, assistant professor of classics in the modern and classical languages, literatures and cultures department at the University of Kentucky, speaks on “W.E.B. Du Bois’ Quest for the Silver Fleece: the Education of Black Medea.”

February 26, 2018
4:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S140

The Greater Boston Alumni Network invites UMass alumni and friends to cheer on the Boston Celtics as they take on the Memphis Grizzlies at TD Garden. After the game, we will head down to the court for a 20-minute shoot-around.

February 26, 2018
6:30 pm-10:00 pm

The Point
This group will meet 4 times over the course of the semester and is an opportunity for first generation students to come together for connection and support in a relaxed, supportive space.

February 27—March 27, 2018

Susan Shaw speaks on "Medication adherence and chronic disease self-management among community health center patients in Springfield, MA” as part of the College of Nursing's spring seminar series.

February 27, 2018
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

This Isenberg Visit Day is an opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the MBA program.

February 27, 2018
12:00 pm-3:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 305

Join for us an interactive workshop focused on public speaking and writing for a live audience.

February 27, 2018
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

New Africa House, 203

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Symphony Band in a performance led by graduate conductor Matthew Sypek in the culminating project of his master's degree.

February 27, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Simulate the investor boardroom experience.

February 28, 2018
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Old Chapel, Conference Room

VaNatta S. Ford, an assistant professor of African studies at Williams College, addresses the practice of colorism in New Orleans and Black men’s interpretations and viewpoints of color references in Lil Wayne’s music.

February 28, 2018
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Comm Hub, 3rd floor

Share your concerns with other parents and share what’s worked and hasn’t worked for you,

February 28, 2018 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
March 28, 2018 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
April 25, 2018 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Student Union, 428

Join Mike Famighette, Director of the Full-time MBA, to learn more about Isenberg’s 2-year residential Full-time MBA program.

February 28, 2018
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

Undergraduate therapy group hosted by the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health.

February 28—May 2, 2018, Wednesdays 3:30 pm-5:00 pm

New Africa House, 415

Next up in the SES Lightning Talks Series is an exciting lineup of faculty who study cycles from micro to macro scales in the natural world as well as the built environment.

February 28, 2018
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S240

The mock interviews and do's and don'ts workshop will be a two-part event for student participants.

February 28, 2018
5:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Comm Hub (3rd Floor)

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to join CMASS and the Malcolm X Cultural Center for a community dinner that celebrates identities and inspires conversation over a shared meal. 

February 28, 2018
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room, 10th Floor

The Post-Landfill Action Network (PLAN) is going on a national tour where they are showcasing individuals and organizations who are challenging the linear consumption model from the point of extraction all the way to the site of disposal. 

February 28, 2018
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S311

Join the Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies at its first screening of the 25th anniversary season of the annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival.

February 28, 2018
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

The Department of Music and Dance presents a faculty concert by William Hite, tenor, with Jeewon Park, piano.

February 28, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The UMass Amherst Libraries host “Of Our Spiritual Strivings: W.E.B. Du Bois at 150” in the W. E. B. Du Bois Library, both on the Lower Level and in Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA), on Floor 25.

March 1—August 22, 2018
This event does NOT occur on:
May 13—August 19, Sundays, May 28, July 4

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

Come out and support your UMass Hockey program as they host a Hockey East home playoff series for the first time since 2007.

March 1—March 2, 2018 7:00 pm
March 4, 2018 3:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Center for Education Policy and Advocacy (CEPA) is conducting anti-racism training.

March 1, 2018
3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

In this lecture, Kenneth Mills will draw from a book he is writing about on the transatlantic journey of a Castilian Hieronymite alms-gatherer and image-maker named Diego de Ocaña.

March 1, 2018
4:00 pm

Herter Hall, 301

The third annual Samuel Bowles Lecture to be presented by professor Emerita Nancy Folbre. 

March 1, 2018
4:00 pm

Crotty Hall, 209

Andrea Hairston will be reading sections from her new novel, "Will Do Magic for Small Change" and musical dynamo Pan Morigan will sing songs she has written based on lyrics from the book.

March 1, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

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

Collector Charles Derby will offer a tour of the exhibition "5 Takes on African Art / 42 Paintings" by Fred Wilson with personal anecdotes about his 40 years of collecting and acquiring the objects on display in this exhibition.

March 1, 2018
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art, 33

Mark Jarzombek discusses how architectural history in the last decades has risen to the level of the geo- political. 

March 1, 2018
6:00 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Enrich your knowledge of Latin American countries.

March 1, 2018 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
March 29, 2018 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
April 12, 2018 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
April 26, 2018 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Latin American Cultural Center (LACC), Hampden DC Floor 2
 Speakers include UMass Amherst faculty members Audrey L. Alstadt, Anne Broadbridge, and Walter B. Denny.

March 1, 2018
7:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

The Venice-based orchestra specializes in vibrant, even daring performances of music by one of its city's native sons, Antonio Vivaldi.

March 1, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The Department of Music and Dance presents the 37th Annual Jazz Showcase, featuring UMass's finest jazz ensembles, including Jazz Ensemble I, Chapel Jazz, Jazz Lab, and Vocal Jazz Ensemble.

March 1, 2018
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Join Hillel for a carnival style Purim party.

March 1, 2018
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Hillel House

Founded by the University of Queensland, these popular competitions have become a global phenomenon and offer graduate students the opportunity to communicate the significance of their research to a general audience, all in three minutes or less.

March 2, 2018
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Please join us for the inaugural Five College German Studies Undergraduate Research Symposium, featuring research presentations in German and English by undergraduate students from Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, and UMass Amherst.

March 2, 2018
3:00 pm-5:45 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N155

Geosciences hosts an exclusive screening of National Geographic’s latest documentary series: "One Strange Rock," narrated by Will Smith. 

March 2, 2018
3:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N151 Auditorium

Keynote speaker: James M. Thomas, assistant professor of sociology and anthropology, University of Mississippi.

March 2, 2018
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall

The Five College Digital Humanities program welcomes University of Connecticut professor Tom Scheinfeldt for his lecture/workshop called 'Collaborative Creativity: What can art and design teach humanists about working together?'

March 2, 2018
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Midterms got you down? Come de-stress with us during our March UMNO event.

March 2, 2018
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Back by popular demand, "Queer & Now: A Lip Sync Spectacular" returns to UMass Amherst.

March 2, 2018 9:30 pm-11:00 pm
March 3, 2018 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
March 3, 2018 9:30 pm-11:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, 204

The Department of Music and Dance presents a faculty concert by William Hite, tenor, with Gilles Vonsattel, piano.

March 2, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Join us for a day of arts and crafts and storytelling.

March 3, 2018
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

This presentation will explore how fruit can be incorporated into an edible landscape setting.

March 3, 2018
10:00 am-12:00 pm

French Hall

UMass Amherst and the Mullins Center will be hosting Mullins Live!, a concert  with 21 Savage, Goldlink and Big Sean, and featuring DJ Kai Kai. This event is free and open only to UMass Amherst students. 

March 3, 2018
12:00 pm

Mullins Center

This night will be celebrating Arab culture though food, music, and dancing.  

March 3, 2018
6:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Men's Basketball vs. Duquesne

March 3, 2018
8:00 pm

Mullins Center