Week of  May 19—25, 2019
On January 1, 2019, US materials created in the year 1923 came out of copyright and are now free for public use and sharing.

January 28—May 24, 2019 9:00 am-5:00 pm
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March 9—March 10, March 16—March 17, May 11

Science and Engineering Library

Angela Zammarelli’s work lives at an intersection of fantasy and reality. By using play in a broad context, she asks how fantastical elements call upon reality to give them meaning, and how observations in reality can slip into the fantastical through certain framing.

March 4—June 1, 2019, weekdays 8:00 am-5:00 pm
March 4—June 1, 2019, Saturdays 9:00 am-12:00 pm
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May 27

UMassFive College Federal Credit Union
Take an online class from UMass Amherst and get ahead or complete a requirement for graduation.

May 20, 2019

Online

Faculty will learn how lecture capture with Echo360 can be used to deliver online lectures, reinforce classroom material, to “flip” the classroom, make the classroom a more accessible space for students, or for instructors to watch and improve their teaching styles.

May 20, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

The Institute for Teaching Excellence and Faculty Development (TEFD) hosts an off-site Scholarly Writing Retreat every May that helps faculty jump-start their summer writing projects.

May 21, 2019
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Mount Holyoke College
Faculty in this hands-on workshop, will learn the basics of building a course Web site using Moodle. Instructors will be introduced to basic navigation, learn how to configure course settings, and practice adding content and activities to a Moodle course. 

May 21, 2019
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

Dr. Aoife Foley, editor in chief of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews and reader and advisor of studies at the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, N. Ireland, will speak on  the sustainable energy transition.

May 21, 2019
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Engineering Lab (E-Lab) II , 118 (Kellogg Rm.)

Faculty are invited to join this workshop run by the Instructional Media Lab Staff, who will summarize and answer questions about what’s coming in a major Moodle upgrade this July 11.

May 22, 2019
1:00 pm-2:00 pm

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

Funded seed grants at UMass will contribute to the mission of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE program, which is advancing women faculty, including women faculty of color, in science and engineering. 

May 22, 2019
1:00 pm

Machmer Hall, E20

Join alumni and friends at Night Shift Brewery on May 22 to “speed” network with Boston area nursing leaders.

May 22, 2019
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Night Shift Brewery
 Instructors will learn and get hands on experience creating activities and exploring ways to engage students in Echo360 beyond just recording a classroom lecture.

May 23, 2019
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

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

We welcome you to join us in celebration of the life and legacy of our friend, colleague and alumna, Kris Watson.

May 23, 2019
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Old Chapel

Build something cool at CodeDay Boston. About 75 middle, high school and college student programmers, artists and science buffs from the Boston area are expected to take part in 24 hours of workshops and presentations

May 25—May 26, 2019 12:00 pm-12:00 pm

Mount Ida Campus