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 29, 2020
Learn about the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy's graduate programs for full- and part-time students.

October 29, 2020
4:00 pm

Online

Neil Diboll is a nationally-respected expert in native plant cultivation and management. He is the president of Prairie Nursery, a supplier of native plants and seeds, to a national audience. In this talk, Neil will explain how conventional horticulture is part of a national environmental crisis - and offers an alternative approach based on native plant horticulture.

October 29, 2020
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

A public speaking program that focuses on building self-esteem, empowerment and speaking performances focusing on confidence and leadership. 

October 29, 2020
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Online

Join the UMass Amherst Libraries for a fun evening of Trivia on Zoom!

October 29, 2020
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

This event has been canceled

October 29, 2020
7:30 pm

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—December 31, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Come spend an hour with our UMass Admission Counselors and current students having your questions answered regarding the Admissions process and UMass Amherst.

September 22—September 29, 2020, Tuesdays 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
October 1—October 29, 2020, Thursdays 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Online

Drop in to our biweekly sessions to learn more about SNAP benefits.

October 1, 2020 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
October 15, 2020 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
October 29, 2020 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
November 12, 2020 1:00 pm-2:00 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

 Love reading and looking for an opportunity to keep learning through thoughtful conversations on timely topics? Join the Read UMass Virtual Book Club to discuss new ideas and engage with other curious minds.

October 15—December 14, 2020

Online

The Senior BFA class of 2021 show, Floating, Drowning, Treading Water: Experiences in Quarantine is based around the 2020 Coronavirus quarantine and how each of us handled the chaos.

October 28—November 4, 2020 4:30 pm-3:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Drop in at Women of Color Leadership's weekly check ins.

October 29—November 19, 2020, Thursdays 12:00 pm-1:00 am

Online

Produced by Maegan Clearwood, Percival Hornak, and Helen Rahman2020 is on fire, and more than ever, we are being called upon to own our individual and collective powers, make meaning out of utter chaos, and manifest tangible, seismic change.

October 29, 2020 7:30 pm
October 30, 2020 11:59 pm
October 31, 2020 7:30 pm

Online