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 17, 2020
Virtual team meetings can present several challenges for all us; such as awkward moments, interruptions, voices not being heard, technical glitches, and miscommunication.

September 17, 2020
10:00 am-10:45 am

Online

Join host Victoria Quill, Program Information Specialist, for a virtual information session to learn more about the MS B&A program.

September 17, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Virtual

Mindfulness of diversity and inclusion and exploring the implicit bias we face when thinking about our customers.

September 17, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Virtual, Zoom

The online live Zoom event includes a movie that combines a reading of Crapo’s original poetry with images of a simple white nightgown hung from a clothesline on the beach. For the artist, this image conjures her beloved sister, Susan, who died in 2008 of breast cancer.

September 17, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

"Capacity-Building and Networking among Puerto Rico’s Small Non-Profits in Disaster Recovery," a Zube Lecture by Ivis Garcia Zambrana, Assistant Professor in City and Metropolitan Planning, The University of Utah.

September 17, 2020
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

A Taiwanese and Chinese Students' Association presentation on how East Asian countries (Taiwan, South Korea, and China) have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic including an open discussion contrasting the United States' response to these various approaches.

September 17, 2020
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

Join the Stonewall Center on our Discord server (game night channel) for an LGBTQ+ game night. This week we will play Jackbox Party Packs games.

September 17, 2020
7:30 pm-9:00 pm

Online

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

Free and open to all UMass and Five College students who identify as trans, non-binary, gender non-conforming or questioning.

September 15—December 23, 2020, Thursdays 5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Online

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

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

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

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

YouTube premiere Friday, September 11, 2020 4:00 p.m. ET Online Friday, September 11 through Thursday, September 17, 2020

September 11—September 17, 2020 4:00 pm

Online

Send your work to thescribeumass@gmail.com, or check out our previous edition at scribeumass.wordpress.com!

September 14—September 27, 2020

Online

Innovative skills-based free workshops open to all UMass students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with stress and anxiety.

September 14—December 18, 2020, weekdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

Hampden Gallery at the University of Massachusetts Amherst announces the launch of The Presence of Absence, a solo online exhibition by Leyden, MA-based artist, Trish Crapo.

September 15—October 7, 2020

Online

Intramural Madden League Registration on IMLeauges.

September 15—September 21, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm

Dr. Kofi-Charu Nat Turner invites undergraduates, graduate students, faculty and staff interested in collaboratively exploring the benefits of dynamic mindfulness in their daily lives.

September 17—November 21, 2020, Thursdays 1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Online

This is a supportive space for Black and Brown students to come together, talk and learn while engaging in discussions regarding the academic and social pressures at UMass.

September 17—December 18, 2020, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online