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 25, 2019
Learn about the efforts of indigenous communities in the mitigation of climate change and the care of ecosystems

September 25, 2019
10:00 am-11:00 am

Holdsworth Hall, 312A

Please note: For this workshop we will expect participants to engage with provided content prior to the workshop (expected to take less than 30 minutes).

September 25, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

The Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies presents a workshop, rough-cut film screening, and discussion with director James June Schneider: Film Revolt: They Called Themselves Newsreel (France/USA, 2020.

September 25, 2019
1:00 pm-3:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S404 (Film Studies Screening Room)

Please join Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy and Dean Tricia Serio for the opening celebration of the Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation Hall. 

September 25, 2019
1:00 pm

Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation Hall

The Herter Art Gallery celebrates its 50th year on campus with 'Disruptions & Continuities: Recent Work by George Wardlaw'.

September 25, 2019
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

You are invited to participate in the fourth annual Isenberg Ethics Competition.

September 25, 2019
5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Isenberg Business Innovation Hub, N301

Anaïs Maviel is a vocalist, percussionist, composer, writer and community facilitator dedicated to expanding the power of music as a healing and transformative act. 

September 25, 2019
7:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

 View a sneak peek of documentary, “Fire and Flood: Queer Resilience in an Era of Climate Change,” followed by facilitated discussion. 

September 25, 2019
7:00 pm

Science and Engineering Library

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
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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
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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

Drawing from the burgeoning collections of visual materials in Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA), the exhibit follows the history of documentary photography from its century origins to its flowering in the post-World War II era.

September 20—January 30, 2020
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November 28, December 21—December 22, weekends, December 25, December 28—January 1

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

During the past 30 years, Leonardo Drew has become best known for his installations, both sweeping in scale and intimate in detail, which transform materials such as cotton, metal, animal hides, and wood — often oxidizing, burning, and decaying them — into something completely different from their original state.

September 20—December 6, 2019, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 21—December 8, 2019, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 23—November 30

University Museum of Contemporary Art

An exhibit documenting the antiwar dissent of active duty military personnel and veterans during the Vietnam War features photographs, underground newspapers, and other documents from this bold and little-known movement. 

September 23—October 11, 2019

Integrative Learning Center, Main lobby

The study provides free training to undergraduate women in taking care of yourself while building the skills to have meaningful conversations about race, class, gender and other social justice issues that matter.

September 25—September 26, 2019

See listing below for locations
If you hate building a list of resources and put it off until the last minute, or if your list of resources is a stack of Post-it notes, photos, and scraps of papers, then perhaps a citation manager is for you.

September 25, 2019 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
October 22, 2019 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Science and Engineering Library, Classroom