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.
September 18, 2019
Explore the features of Zoom for teaching. In this introductory workshops, we’ll cover the basics of scheduling and running meetings, as well as creating engaging discussions with tools like screen sharing, whiteboards, breakout rooms, and polling. 

September 18, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

Dr. Srivi Ramasubramanian focuses on media, culture and identity. Join us for a public talk followed by a question and answer period. 

September 18, 2019
11:00 am

Integrative Learning Center, Comm Hub (N301)

The first meeting of an informal support and discussion group for UMass trans (trans women, trans men, and nonbinary individuals) and gender-nonconforming staff and faculty members (grad students included).

September 18, 2019
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Campus Center, 174-76

A series of group conversations for students, faculty and staff to build skills to overcome division while talking about real issues affecting our campus and society at large. These conversations are designed to help us engage others in discussions that are based in empathy and invite diverse perspectives in an effort to create shared understanding and combat polarization. 

September 18, 2019
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, 168C

The neurobiology of social bonding, empathy and social loss: Implications for autism.

September 18, 2019
4:00 pm

Morrill Science Center, 222

Join us for an evening of ecosystem resource sharing, pitching and networking.

September 18, 2019
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Old Chapel, Great Hall

Come meet other women and nonbinary students of color and make new connections over some snacks and conversation. Meet our staff and volunteers and learn more about our upcoming programs.

September 18, 2019
5:30 pm-7:00 pm

New Africa House, 127

Professional yoga instruction for the UMass Amherst campus community and beyond.

September 4—December 11, 2019, Mon/Wed 8:15 am-9:45 am

Fine Arts Center, 204

Would you like to win up to $2,000 towards your (or your student's) spring 2020 tuition and fees? Purchase tuition raffle tickets for your chance to win.

July 1—October 21, 2019 8:00 am-9:00 am


Matthew Mattingly ’02 is an artist living and working in Western Massachusetts. The exhibit includes new and recent oils, watercolors, and ink drawings, including landscapes, figures, sketches, and works from imagination.

September 3—December 13, 2019, weekdays 9:00 am-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 28

Science and Engineering Library

Dianne McMillan Brannen, a self-taught artist of Caribbean descent, explores primitive art in everyday life. Tracey Physioc Brockett exhibits abstractions and  mixed-media works that she describes as confabulations: chancy and quirky, just like life.

September 9—September 24, 2019, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
September 11—September 27, 2019, Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

Join us for an informative look behind the design process for the John W. Olver Design Building. The exhibit will focus on the integration of Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Mass Timber Structure from concept thru construction.

September 10—October 12, 2019 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Olver Design Building, Gallery (Rm. 180)

The 15th annual installment of the semester-long film series, New Asia Cinema, explores diverse, transcendent, and transformative stories, identities, representations, and experiences of migrants, exiles, refugees, asylum seekers, returnees, and outsiders.

September 11—December 4, 2019, Wednesdays 7:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 13, November 27

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Fielding, curated by Emily Tareila (MFA, Studio Arts, 2019) uses the plant Goldenrod (L. solidago) as a lens through which to engage the Natural History Collections and the UMass community.

September 11—October 30, 2019, Wednesdays 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Morrill Science Center, 144

How well do you know the Learning Commons? Join us for a crash course in learning the ins, outs, workarounds, and secrets of one of the most popular places on campus.

September 18—October 9, 2019, Wednesdays 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level, Learning Commons Desk