Month of July 2019
We are pleased to announce the 27th annual conference of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP), with optional book-historical excursions on July 19.

July 15—July 18, 2019

Integrative Learning Center

Writing alongside others is a best practice for academic writing! This weekly drop-in provides time and space to write while caffeinated - come late or leave early.

June 4—August 13, 2019, Tuesdays 9:00 am-2:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
July 2

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Graduate Commons, Floor 5

Drop in any weekday or come 12:30-1:00 for silent group meditation (no guiding, no leader). 

June 10—August 30, 2019, weekdays 8:30 am-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
July 4

Bartlett Hall, 131

The Town of Amherst Amherst plans to hold another fun, exciting, family-friendly fireworks event featuring;Hot Air Balloon RidesYour Favorites FoodsSix Flags CharactersCarnival Rides and Games,Beer Garden and more on

July 4, 2019

McGuirk Alumni Stadium, Field to the south of the Stadium off University Drive

Today is Independence Day, a federal holiday in the United States. Most university offices are closed.

July 4, 2019

All Campus

Take an online class from UMass Amherst and get ahead or complete a requirement for graduation.

July 8, 2019

Online

Massachusetts Soccer School offers Summer Co-ed Soccer Camp at UMass Amherst for boys & girls from kindergarten through 8th grade.

July 8—July 11, 2019 9:00 am-3:00 pm
July 12, 2019 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Rudd Field

Join MaryBeth Kimball, Director of New Business Development & Recruitment for Professional Programs to learn more about Isenberg’s Online MBA program.

July 9, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

Join host Lara Curtis, Program Information Specialist, and Mike Famighette, Director of the Full-time MBA, to learn more about Isenberg’s residential, on-campus Full-time MBA program.

July 10, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

Jazz in July faculty spend two weeks working with students to hone their skills as jazz musicians. Thursday night is the faculty’s time to shine, showing their chops as prominent jazz musicians.

July 11—July 18, 2019, Thursdays 7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Fine Arts Center

Faculty are invited to join this workshop run by the Instructional Media Lab Staff, who will show you how Moodle 3.5 has a new, clean and compact look and feel with a more mobile-friendly interface.

July 15, 2019
10:00 am-11:00 am

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

Faculty in this hands-on workshop will learn the basics of building a course Web site using Moodle.

July 16, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

The top club teams in the country in the 2020 through 2027 graduation years compete for the most prestigious championship in club lacrosse.

July 19—July 21, 2019

All Campus

Join the Student Parent Programs team for a dip in the pool and a refreshing popsicle!

July 20, 2019
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Mill River Recreation Area Pool
The College ID Clinics are designed for high school aged boys serious about playing soccer at the collegiate level. These One Day Clinics provide a platform for players to make an impression on Division I, II and III college coaches, while learning more about the college recruiting process.

July 21, 2019
10:00 am-4:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Massachusetts Soccer School is offering a Summer Co-ed Soccer Camp at UMass Amherst for boys & girls from kindergarten through 8th grade from July 22-26. The UMass Men's Soccer staff and players will be running this day camp.

July 22—July 25, 2019 9:00 am-3:00 pm
July 26, 2019 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Rudd Field

Laurie Johnson, lecturer in economics at UMass Amherst, and Adam Friedman, executive director of Voter Choice Massachusetts, will speak about the Ranked Choice Voting campaign in Massachusetts, which is gaining substantial traction in the press and across the nation.

July 23, 2019
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Crotty Hall, 209

Faculty will learn how to record a lecture presentation, narrated tutorial, or a software demonstration and then post the resulting “screencast” on your Moodle course or class website. In this hands-on workshop we will use Camtasia.

July 24, 2019
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

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

Faculty are invited to join this workshop run by the Instructional Media Lab Staff, who will show you how Moodle 3.5 has a new, clean and compact look and feel with a more mobile-friendly interface.

July 25, 2019
1:00 pm-2:00 pm

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

Enjoy an exciting day of golf at the beautiful Pinehills Golf Club in Plymouth, MA while supporting UMass Football.

July 29, 2019
11:00 am-6:00 pm

Pinehills Golf Club