October 22, 2019
Professor Christine Hatch, UMass Extension Associate Professor, Geoscience department, will give a presentation on the behavior of rivers and basic concepts of fluvial geomorphology. By using an interactive scale model river process table, she will then demonstrate the change of river shape and process over time. 

October 22, 2019
10:00 am

Agricultural Engineering Building, 114

Create a public web presence for your teaching or research with WordPress, an easy-to-use platform for building websites and blogs. Common uses by faculty include scholarly portfolios, personal blogs, blogs authored by students as part of a course, public-facing course websites, and informational websites for labs, centers, or research groups. 

October 22, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

This drop-in event is the kick off party for the UMass Amherst Community Campaign (UMACC) and geared toward employees and retirees interested in making a difference in our community and beyond.

October 22, 2019
11:30 am-1:30 pm

Old Chapel, Great Hall

Join program information specialist Jessica Moulton to learn more about the Isenberg School of Management's newest program, the Master of Finance in Alternative Investments.

October 22, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

The UManage Center for the Science of Symptom Self-Management is delighted to present the fourth talk in the College of Nursing's 2019 Fall Seminar Series, "Optimizing behavioral therapy for insomnia co-existing with COPD", to be given by Dr. Mary Kapella, Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing.

October 22, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

What matters most when you are launching your ideas to create sustainability? This 90-minute workshop will provide an understanding of how to identify key profit drivers, how to look at financial statements and how to properly assess product cost.Special Guest Speaker: Les Charm, Senior Lecturer, Babson College

October 22, 2019
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Bartlett Hall, 301

In coordination with the conference on campus, SES will host the Environmental Career Networking Event to provide students with a meaningful opportunity to engage with a diverse group of seasoned environmental professionals and UMass alumni attending the conference.

October 22, 2019
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst

A presentation by Andrew Pessin, professor of philosophy, Connecticut College.

October 22, 2019
7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S211

The Department of Music and Dance presents a concert by the Graduate Jazz Composers and the Jazz Lab Ensembles.

October 22, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Join the Black Mass Communication Project (BMCP) for their annual Homecoming celebration.

October 22, 2019
10:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

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

Join us for Zumba on Tuesdays and Yoga on Thursdays under the large tent behind the library!  Sign up on IMLeagues!

September 10—October 24, 2019, Tue/Thu 5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Library Lawn, tent

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
This event does NOT occur on:
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

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

Explore, enjoy, and play with the River-Process Table, used for teaching Fluvial Geomorphology and Flood Risk Management, and 3D-printed pieces for it from the UMass Amherst Libraries Digital Media Lab.

October 8—October 25, 2019 9:00 am-5:00 pm
October 22, 2019 10:00 am-11:00 am
October 22, 2019 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Agricultural Engineering Building, 114

Avital Sagalyn: A Life of Exploration, researched and curated by a team of UMass Art History students, explores the range of Sagalyn’s work and rich cultural history.

October 4—December 6, 2019, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
October 5—December 8, 2019, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 3, 2019, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
November 7, 2019, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
December 5, 2019, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
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November 23—December 1

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The Second exhibit in a three-part series, 'Games of Chance'. Printmaker Erika Radich explores the thread between art and science. Rocío Olguín’s abstract paintings make use of the symbolism and color found in her city of Oaxaca, Mexico. Gallery Hours: M&T 1-7pm; W-F 1-5pm

October 8—October 29, 2019, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
October 9—October 25, 2019, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
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October 14

Augusta Savage Gallery

The photographs in this exhibition, all made in rural areas and towns in Massachusetts, invite the contemplation of structures and markers placed in local landscapes. 

October 15—November 6, 2019, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 13—November 3, 2019, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Artist Statement: "I paint immenseness and smallness, often together. I paint totems and monuments: huge mountains, blocky buildings, ancient columns. I also paint small onlookers and cohabitors: little worms, agape eyeballs, goofy vegetables. There is a sweep of hugeness, but also of wonkiness and humor."

October 15—November 6, 2019, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 13—November 3, 2019, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

The Water Station (Mizu no eki) by Japanese playwright Ota Shogo is a slow-movement, wordless play. Auditions: Oct. 21 and 22. Callbacks: Oct. 23.

October 21—October 23, 2019 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, 204