November 21, 2019
The UMass Amherst Institute for Global Health (IGH) in collaboration with the STEM Ambassadors Program will host a symposium titled “Achieving Global Equity through STEM Education: Health, Environment & Policy” on Thursday, November 21, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in the Old Chapel.

November 21, 2019
9:00 am-3:00 pm

Old Chapel

Need to relax? Love graphic novels? Join us to learn how to find graphic novels at UMass and the Five Colleges.

November 21, 2019
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

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

Walk-In Flu Clinic for the Umass Amherst campus community. Bring your insurance card.

November 21, 2019
3:30 pm-6:30 pm

Recreation Center

Ethan Carr will discuss his latest book, The Greatest Beach: A History of Cape Cod National Seashore (2019). When Congress passed the park's authorizing legislation in 1961, it set a new pattern for large landscape conservation in the United States.

November 21, 2019
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Join us for a early screening of a powerful documentary about childhood trauma and related issues of conflict and displacement. Panel of experts to support discussion about conflict, trauma, and the Rohingya people to follow viewing.

November 21, 2019
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Carney Auditorium
UMass Amherst students, faculty, and staff are invited to register for the fifth annual Tower Run on Thursday, November 21, 7-10 p.m.

November 21, 2019
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level Between Stairs

UMass battles Brown at the Mullins Center.

November 21, 2019
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Department of Music & Dance presents a faculty concert by Rémy Taghavi, bassoon and Nadine Shank, piano.

November 21, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

In 1619, the Dutch brought the first African slaves to Jamestown, Virginia. Acclaimed bassist and composer Avery Sharpe marks this 400th anniversary with a new original piece of music touched by spirituals, gospel, blues, jazz and classical idioms, and featuring a video component.

November 21, 2019
7:30 pm

Bowker 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

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

In this weekly class, students will learn about Native American beadwork.

September 26—December 5, 2019, Thursdays 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
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November 14, November 28

Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center

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

This is a judgement free, safe space for survivors of sexual violence to drop in and share what's on their mind.  Facilitators will discuss coping skills and issues common to all survivors such as trust, boundaries and triggers.

October 10—December 13, 2019, Thursdays

An exhibition presesnting works by the 1st and 2nd year MFA students from the Department of Art.

November 4—November 22, 2019, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
November 10—November 17, 2019, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 11

Herter Art Gallery

The third exhibit in a three-part series: 'Games of Chance." Shawn Farley’s mixed-media Constructions apply discarded and found materials to yield soulful results. Lois Guarino exhibits pen drawings created by making marks,which she follows obsessively until completion.

November 7—November 22, 2019, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 12—November 19, 2019, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
November 6, 2019 1:00 pm-7:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

The sisters of Sigma Kappa and the brothers of Sigma Chi are working together to collect canned foods to go to the Amherst Survival Center and other shelters or food pantrys nearby to bring them food before Thanksgiving and the holiday season.

November 18—November 21, 2019 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Campus Center, bluewall