In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, strict restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Most of the the events listed here are taking place remotely on Zoom and other online platforms. See each listing for details. All times are United States Eastern Time Zone.
March 5, 2020
This panel of scientists and state representatives will discuss the critical intersection of science and policy and help researchers understand how they can effectively engage in science advocacy, communication, and policy for the public good.

March 5, 2020
10:00 am-11:30 am

Life Science Laboratories, S330-340

 Amherst Arts Night Plus / Late Night at the Museum. View our exhibitions Roni Horn and Procheta Mukherjee Olson: Palimpsest.

March 5, 2020
11:00 am-8:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

"Teaching Diversity In and Beyond Large Classes" - Students and instructors encounter many challenges and dilemmas along the way, especially in larger enrollment courses.  The goal of this Diversity Lunch & Learn session is to highlight a few of the key challenges and concerns faculty may experience when teaching diversity-related content.

March 5, 2020
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Ancestry.com is among the world's largest databases of digitized primary source material.

March 5, 2020
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

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

Dignity and Respect in Action: Community Conversations (DARIA) are a series of events for students, faculty, and staff to come together and build skills to overcome division while talking about real issues affecting the campus and society at large. Themes that have been explored thus far include respectful dialogue and inclusion, feelings that arise when controversial speakers and topics are brought to campus, and difficult conversations in the classroom. 

March 5, 2020
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Jeffrey Herf is Distinguished University Professor in the Department of History at the University of Maryland College Park.

March 5, 2020
5:00 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

Herter Art Gallery is delighted to announce a juried exhibition of recent work by MFA Alumni from the UMass Amherst Department of Art.

March 5, 2020
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Sample an array of global flavors and enjoy conversation with friends new and old.

March 5, 2020
6:00 pm-8:35 pm

Franklin Dining Commons

Networking reception for Isenberg graduate students, alumni, faculty, and staff.

March 5, 2020
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

The University of Massachusetts Club in Boston

UMass takes on Vermont in their last home game of the regular season.

March 5, 2020
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Department of Music & Dance presents a Faculty Jazz Concert. Featuring Jeff Holmes, piano; Felipe Salles, saxophone; Catherine Jensen-Hole, voice; Fumi Tomita, bass; Bob Ferrier, guitar & Tom Giampietro, drums, with special guest Jared Sims, saxophone.

March 5, 2020
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

This event is canceled.

January 21—May 7, 2020 9:00 am-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 14—March 22, weekends

Science and Engineering Library

This event has been canceled.

January 30—May 6, 2020, Thursdays 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 19

Bartlett Hall, 103

This event is canceled.

January 31—April 26, 2020, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
February 1—April 26, 2020, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 6, 2020, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
March 5, 2020, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
April 2, 2020, Thursdays 11:00 am-8:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 14—March 22

University Museum of Contemporary Art

This event is canceled.

February 7—April 26, 2020, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat
This event does NOT occur on:
March 14—March 22

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Volunteer, internship, work study and other positions available at the CWC for Fall 2020.

February 13—April 29, 2020

In this installment of the avant-garde, internationally-influential Station trilogy, refugees visit and drink, wash, fight, and love at a water station.

February 27—February 29, 2020 7:30 pm
March 4—March 7, 2020 7:30 pm
March 7, 2020 2:00 pm

Rand Theater

Recording a one-camera documentary style interview looks simple and straight-forward, but it is more complicated than it seems.

March 5, 2020 10:00 am-11:30 am

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Digital Media Lab, Floor 3

Have you ever wanted to design your own game or fabricate your own avatar? Join us for the first day of a three day "game jam" where we will provide and teach prototyping tools (3D printing, laser cutting, woodworking) for students to explore making analog games and game pieces in a short time frame.

March 5—March 7, 2020 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
March 6, 2020 11:00 am-7:00 pm
March 7, 2020 11:00 am-7:00 pm

Astronomy Bldg.
Come learn about the Mass Aggie Seed Library, how it works, seed offerings, as well as books and seed saving equipment for loan.

March 5, 2020 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Science and Engineering Library, Mass Aggie Seed Library

Need to find a reputable publisher for your research? Receiving solicitation emails to publish your work in impressively titled journals? We’ll look at examples of shady solicitations and review and apply methodologies to detect deceptive and unethical publishing practices.

March 5, 2020 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1920

The Department of Music & Dance presents: Intersecting Identities, Senior Choreography Projects, Part II, with dances by Shae Forest, Jessica Orlando, Kyera Laabs, Marina Vachon and Cayla Blake.

March 5—March 6, 2020 7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Totman Performance Lab