Month of January 2019
Drupal is the open-source content management system widely used to build websites around UMass. This meeting is open to newcomers and not limited to members of the UMass community

September 6, 2018 2:00 pm
October 4, 2018 2:00 pm
November 1, 2018 2:00 pm
December 6, 2018 2:00 pm
January 3, 2019 2:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145, behind the first floor elevators

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
This event does NOT occur on:
November 21, December 19—January 16, March 13

Wilder Hall, 102

This is a weekly drop-in group for UMass students who identify as trans or gender nonconforming.

September 11—April 30, 2019, Tuesdays 6:30 pm-8:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 20, December 25—January 15, March 12

University Health Services (UHS), 302

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

September 12—February 1, 2019

Online

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
This event does NOT occur on:
December 13—January 21

Goodell Hall, 511

This program offers students the opportunity to share inspiring stories and innovative discoveries. Selected students will present a 5-12 minute-talk in a live showcase which will be recorded and made available to larger audiences.

November 21—January 31, 2019

Online

The Vipassana Meditation Center (VMC) of Shelburne, MA offers 10-day residential, silent meditation courses twice monthly to the public without charge on an unsolicited, voluntary, pay-it-forward, donation basis.

December 26—January 6, 2019
March 13—March 24, 2019

Vipassana Meditation Center
Fit in an extra class, complete a requirement, and earn a few more credits.

December 26—January 19, 2019
This event does NOT occur on:
December 31—January 1

Online

New Year's Day is a legal holiday in Massachusetts.

January 1, 2019

All Campus

Drupal is the open-source content management system widely used to build websites around UMass.This meeting is open to newcomers and not limited to members of the UMass community.

January 3, 2019
2:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145, past the first floor elevators

Calling all band alumni and current bandos, join the UMass Marching Band for a weekend of fun, games, and UMass pride!

January 4—January 5, 2019 6:00 pm-1:30 pm

George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building

Campus Partners Night: As we continue to give back to the community, all of our corporate partners will be invited to enjoy the game in the student section.

January 4, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Come down to Mullins Center and support Men's Basketball as they take on La Salle! 

January 5, 2019
12:30 pm

Mullins Center

 Come out to the Mullin's Center and cheer on women's basketball.

January 6, 2019
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

Meet with accomplished alumni qualified to discuss your job search, advancement, or career change needs. 

January 9, 2019
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

The University of Massachusetts Club in Boston

Bring your lunch, laptop and your Drupal questions to our Drupal Brown Bag.

January 11, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Slobody Building, 301 (3rd floor)

Draw a Minute(man) Night: This night is all about the elementary kids who proudly displayed what they thought it meant to be a UMass Minuteman.

January 11, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Join fellow San Diego alumni and friends to support an important cause by preparing dinner for families staying at our local Ronald McDonald House.

January 12, 2019
3:00 pm

Ronald McDonald House
Family Night/Saturday Night Skate: Bring the family out to a UMass hockey game at a discounted rate.

January 12, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Come join the women's basketball team for field trip day as they take on George Mason.

January 16, 2019
12:00 pm

Mullins Center

Come down to the Mullins Centers and support Men's Basketball as they take on George Mason! 

January 16, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Youth Hockey Night: This evening we celebrate youth hockey and how all of our student-athletes started their careers.

January 18, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

When you attend Career Bootcamp, you will be armed with information to help you successfully transition into your career after college. 

January 19—January 20, 2019 8:45 am-4:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a legal holiday in Massachusetts. 

January 21, 2019

All Campus

Welcome to a brand new semester at UMass Amherst.

January 22, 2019

All Campus

The Department of Music and Dance presents Music of UMass Composers, celebrating the tradition of music composition at UMass Amherst.

January 22, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Elizabeth Christoforetti will be presenting:"Supernormal: An exploration of post-digital design practice."

January 23, 2019
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Come down to the Mullins Center and support Men's Basketball as they take on St. Bonaventure! 

January 23, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Members of the renowned Limón Dance Company present their classic work "The Exiles" (1950), and will also join UMass and Five College dance students in performing Limón's masterpiece, "A Choreographic Offering" (1964). Plus premiere of "Picture This" by David Dorfman.

January 25, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Come out to the Mullins Center and cheer on women's basketball take on St. Bonaventure.

January 26, 2019
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

Join UMass fans to cheer the Minutemen as they take on the Rhode Island Rams! Show your UMass pride and bring your family for a fun-filled afternoon.

January 27, 2019
12:00 pm

The Hangar
Come down to the Mullins Centers and support Men's Basketball as they take on Rhode Island! 

January 27, 2019
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

Newly elected state Sen. Jo Comerford and state Reps. Natalie Blais, Lindsay Sabadosa, and Mindy Domb will speak about gender representation in government and public service, their priorities in the Massachusetts Legislature and offer advice to future leaders.

January 28, 2019
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Old Chapel

Faculty are invited to attend this annual event sponsored by the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research & Engagement, TEFD, and IPO.  

January 30—January 31, 2019 11:00 am

Campus Center, Amherst Room

The Greater Boston Alumni Network invites UMass alumni and friends to cheer on the Boston Celtics as they take on the Charlotte Hornets at TD Garden.

January 30, 2019
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

The Point
In his novel, Time’s Arrow, Martin Amis offers a striking case of narrative fiction: the story of a person’s life told in reverse—one in which the life told is that of a former Nazi doctor living under an assumed identity in post-war America.

January 31, 2019
4:30 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, event hall