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.
October 14, 2020
In the workplace you may find yourself witnessing inappropriate or harmful behavior. Our natural reaction in such events is to freeze. Learn three strategies to use in those moments so you can be a good bystander at work.

October 14, 2020
10:00 am-11:30 am

Online

The Social and Economic Impacts of Gambling in Massachusetts (SEIGMA) research team will host its 2020 Public Research Day virtually via Zoom on October 14, 2020, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. The team will examine “Springfield’s Two Years as a Casino Host Community: Looking Back and Looking Forward.” 

October 14, 2020
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Online

Designed for first-time users and those who have some experience but would like more grounding in the basics, this workshop will guide you through organizing your library, downloading new sources, adding sources you already have, editing sources, and using Zotero with Word for writing papers.

October 14, 2020
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Online

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

October 14, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Virtual

Copyright? Fair use? Got a question about your publication contract?  Our Copyright and Information Policy Librarian will be opening their Zoom office on Wednesdays at noon to 1 p.m.

October 14, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

Learn how to organize your citations and documents while working with Mendeley Desktop and the new Mendeley Reference Manager.

October 14, 2020
1:30 pm-2:30 pm

Online

Are you looking for images, audio, video, or text to include in your projects? Do you wonder about the copyright and whether or not you can use that perfect image that you found? Come join us to learn about Creative Commons (CC)! CC licenses allow people to share their work for you to use with minimal restrictions.

October 14, 2020
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Online

Dean Barbara Krauthamer invites alumni and friends to join her for a thought-provoking conversation about the impact of liberal arts during unprecedented times.

October 14, 2020
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Online

Join to establish virtual connections with new and returning students and share strategies to thrive in remote learning.

October 14, 2020
5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Online

In this conversation, imagined as a time capsule, Jawole and Ananya will mark several historic moments in their journeys as Black and brown feminist choreographers negotiating their personal histories, intersectional politics and collaborations, and experiences of risk, survival and triumph.

October 14, 2020
7:00 pm

Online

Please join the Carbon Mitigation Taskforce (CMTF) for a 1-hour interactive webinar to learn more about UMass Amherst’s ongoing carbon mitigation planning.

October 14, 2020
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

Come join the Asian American Student Association (AASA) on Zoom for our October General Body Meeting for an important discussion about internal racism in the Asian American community.

October 14, 2020
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

UPC (The  University Programming Council)  is presenting a virtual concert series this fall.

October 14, 2020
9:00 pm-11:00 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

This year’s Building Bridges Virtual Showcase provides a variety of opportunities to come together online and participate in one of several Live Sessions and to view our Digital Galleries.

June 30—December 31, 2020

Online

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

August 24—November 20, 2020

Virtual, Zoom

A semester-long festival of curated short films/digital media and Zoomcasts with an array of guests: filmmakers, multimedia artists, performers, writers, movie theater managers, scholars, and curators.

August 26—November 11, 2020, Wednesdays 7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Online

Would you like to win $2,000 towards your (or your student's) spring 2021 tuition and fees? Enter the tuition raffle by November 20 for your chance to win! 

September 1—November 20, 2020

Online

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

Online

Let's stay connected globally! Join us for fun and friendly virtual conversations with UMass students and community, while enjoying your coffee or tea. 

September 2—November 18, 2020, Wednesdays 9:00 am-10:00 am

Virtual

Weekly LGBTQ+ Discussion & Support Group for undergraduate students. Every Wednesday, 6:30-8:00pm  Zoom link: https://bit.ly/2Q8bgLe  

September 2—November 18, 2020, Wednesdays 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

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

A weekly event that allows members of the organization to come together and learn more in-depth about the word of God as well as engage and learn from one another.

September 8—November 11, 2020, Wednesdays 4:30 pm-8:00 pm

Online

9/9/20: We will be having our intro meeting at which students can meet each other and learn more about our organization and being on pre-medical and pre-health tracks at UMass.  Zoom Registration Link: https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0tdO2uqj4oH9O2NlPcHpSKSvDKsu020e_9 

September 9—November 18, 2020, Wednesdays 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 7, October 21, November 4

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

LGBTQIA+ Graduate Student Support Group and Discussion Space.  

September 16—November 11, 2020, Wednesdays 5:30 pm-6:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
September 23, October 7, October 21, November 4

Online

This five week group is for anyone who could use some support in navigating the logistics and stressors of caring for an aging loved one.

September 16, 2020 11:00 am-12:00 pm
September 30, 2020 11:00 am-12:00 pm
October 14, 2020 11:00 am-12:00 pm
October 28, 2020 11:00 am-12:00 pm
November 11, 2020 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Online

Manage stress and cultivate mindfulness with UMass Meditates – weekly guided contemplative sessions and on-demand content.  Join our Zoom events via the calendar on our website.

September 16, 2020 12:00 pm-12:30 pm
October 14, 2020 12:00 pm-12:30 pm
November 11, 2020 12:00 pm-12:30 pm

Online

Come spend an hour with our UMass student tour guides, see photos of campus and learn about academics, student life, housing, dining, and other programs.  

September 22—October 30, 2020, weekdays 11:00 am-12:00 pm
September 22—October 30, 2020, weekdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 12

Online

Interested in applying to UMass? Join an Online Information Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for.

September 22—October 30, 2020, weekdays 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
October 7—October 28, 2020, Tue/Wed 7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

The focus of this program is strengthening foundational skills, core competencies and key behaviors needed to be an effective supervisor at the University.

October 7, 2020 9:00 am-11:30 am
October 8, 2020 9:00 am-11:30 am
October 14, 2020 9:00 am-11:30 am
November 10, 2020 9:00 am-11:30 am

Online

Calling all students and RSOs! Show off your UMass spirit to win big.

October 9—October 16, 2020

Online

For pure joy and excitement, one of Puerto Rico's premier musicians Jose Gonzalez features his spellbinding trio Criolla Clasico with Ahmed Gonzalez and Rene Gonzalez.

October 9—October 15, 2020 4:00 pm

Online

This installation is a collaborative project between an Indian artist living in the U.S.and her American friend living in India. They recorded initial experiences of the place that each had just moved to. These impressions are inscribed on objects that are peculiar to this new place, something unseen in their country of origin.

October 14—November 14, 2020

Online

Artist Kenny Harris explores the rich territory of myths in his whimsical, graphic, figurative forms.

October 14—November 11, 2020

Online

Submit a photo of yourself and it will be edited with your choice of background/touch up so that you can have a professional photo for your LinkedIn profile.

October 14—October 18, 2020

Online