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.
September 10, 2020
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the UMass Amherst Institute for Global Health (IGH) are pleased to announce the first talk in its IGH 2020 Global Health Seminar Series by Dr. Bruno Sunguya. 

September 10, 2020
8:30 am-9:30 am

Online

The UMass Amherst Arts Extension Service and the College of Humanities and Fine Arts Advising and Career Center are pleased to present the Arts Entrepreneurship Initiative's Fall 2020 Arts and Humanities Virtual Internship Fair.

September 10, 2020
11:30 am-2:30 pm

Online

Tonya Nashay Sanders's research interests lay at the intersections of community revitalization through the venue of faith-based organizations; faith-based organizations disaster preparedness, relief, and recovery; and community development and health.

September 10, 2020
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

How does the environmental justice movement include and exclude the lived experiences and voices of marginalized communities of color, and which issues does the movement tend to focus on and overlook? We can learn more about this by looking more closely at the ways in which food, climate, and farming intersect with race -- especially in urban cities and communities with higher populations of people of color. 

September 10, 2020
5:30 pm-6:45 pm

Online

The Persian Student Association will be welcoming new and old members to not only the e-board, but introducing our values as a club and the future of PSA.

September 10, 2020
5:45 pm-6:45 pm

Online

Come join us to talk about the Netflix show, Indian Matchmaking! We'll be discussing about our favorite characters and humorous aspects, as well as how our community may have been portrayed in a negative light. Additionally, come meet Nadia Jagessar at 6:30 as we ask her about her experience on the show! 

September 10, 2020
6:00 pm-7:15 pm

Online

Excited and interested in joining the TCSA E-Board Family? Welcome all to our Fall E-Board Elections! E-Board is a great way to work together with amazing people around campus and share ideas and build leadership skills! Along with access to a "Behind-the-Scenes" view of planning our events, you'll make wonderful friends and forge critical connections, and so much more! See our Facebook for more details and sign-up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfukeVxVbH92leUtMGxRKqTp_t7nWbF9TXjY8Es5GeYAezsEg/viewform

September 10, 2020
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

Kristina Wong is an elected representative of Koreatown, Los Angeles, but before she created a raucous show about her current stint in public office, she was a scrappy performance artist with a bright future in reality television. This comedic performance tells the story of what it means to run for local office, the history of voting, and the impact artists can have on democracy. Kristina's residency will include educational outreach to UMass students in Theatre, Asian American Studies, and History. Recommended for ages 17+.

September 10, 2020
7:00 pm

Virtual

As UMass Amherst continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with orders issued by the Governor of Massachusetts, restrictions are in place for events taking place on campus.

March 12—November 20, 2020

All Campus

This group will offer students of color support with any changes in their life associated with the COVID-19 crisis. The group is a drop-in model, where discussion is based on the needs of the group that day.

May 28—September 11, 2020, Thursdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Love reading and looking for a fun way to connect with UMass alumni? Take a break from your everyday and join the Read UMass Virtual Book Club to discuss new ideas and connect with other curious minds.

August 6—October 8, 2020

Campu Recreation is offering a remote group fitness schedule this fall.

August 24—November 20, 2020

Virtual, Zoom

Intramural Sports Trivia Registration via IMLeagues. 

August 25—August 31, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
September 8—September 14, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
September 22—September 28, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
October 6—October 12, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
November 3—November 9, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm

The Student Force is one of the three forces that comprise the Amherst Fire Department. The Student Force operates its own engine company and has its own vehicle operators and officers. We are currently recruiting for our Fall 2020 training program.

September 1—September 30, 2020

Featuring works by over 50 artists from 17 countries, Breathing While Black is a juried digital visual art exhibition, inviting international response to the recent and ongoing slaughter of Black Americans.

September 1—November 20, 2020

WMUA Fall 2020 poster sale fundraiser!  Students can list University of Massachusetts as their school for a portion of the funds to come to WMUA. 

September 6—September 11, 2020 12:00 pm-6:00 pm

Intramural "Sports Opinion" Contest. Give us your hot takes on the Greatest Athlete of All Time via the written word and video. Register online via IMLeagues.

September 7—September 13, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 am

P.R.O.P.S.  (Presenting Real, Original, Powerful, Stories) offers selected students the opportunity to share inspiring stories & innovative discoveries in a virtual showcase for UMass and the larger community. Talks can explore a range of topics including personal growth, academic research, or new perspectives.

September 8—October 19, 2020

This drop-in supportive group is offered to create a safe, affirming, and confidential space for Latinx-identified students who would like to come together to share their stories, struggles, and successes as they work to accomplish their academic goals at UMass.

September 10—November 19, 2020, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online