Temporary restrictions on campus events are now in place. Events with location labeled Online, Virtual or Phone are still happening, pending further restrictions.
Week of  June 7—13, 2020
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—July 31, 2020

All Campus

Join UMass Athletics' sports and performances coaches as they showcase at-home exercises every Monday to help get our UMass community up and moving.

April 3—July 6, 2020, Mondays

Online

Watch the progress of falcons nesting on the roof of the Du Bois Library.

April 10—June 12, 2020

Online

A co-ed experiential personal growth group with a focus on mutual support, self-exploration, self-expression, interpersonal relationships, managing anxiety, balancing multiple roles, and addressing obstacles to completing dissertations/theses.

May 19—July 14, 2020, Tuesdays 3:30 pm-5:00 pm

Online

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

May 19—September 22, 2020, Tuesdays 5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Virtual

This group will offer students support with any changes in their life associated with the COVID-19 crisis.

May 20—September 3, 2020, Wednesdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Virtual

Experiential personal growth group with a focus on mutual support, self-exploration, self-expression, interpersonal relationships, managing anxiety, balancing multiple roles, and addressing obstacles to completing dissertations/theses.

May 20—September 16, 2020, Wednesdays 3:30 pm-5:00 pm

Online

This group is intended for seniors to process and receive connection around losses unique to them.

May 20—September 3, 2020, Wednesdays 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Virtual

Summer 2020 presents unprecedented uncertainty for faculty in navigating research disruptions, remote work, care responsibilities, and personal needs. The Office of Faculty Development and the Associate Provost for Equity and Inclusion are working with partners across the campus to coordinate a collaborative series of optional summer programming to support faculty resilience in research and writing.

May 26—June 26, 2020

Online

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. Potential topics of discussion include:

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

Online

A virtual exhibit on Facebook (Science & Engineering Library, UMass Amherst) and Instagram (@sel_umass) to share some of the places on campus the Science and Engineering Library staff visited as part of its Curiosity as Outreach project.

June 1—June 12, 2020
This event does NOT occur on:
June 6—June 7

Online

The UMass Amherst Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) will be presenting a series of online summer methodology workshops throughout June and July.

June 8—July 15, 2020

Online

Learn all about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant—eligibility, deadlines, and useful info to prepare for your next steps into Fulbright and an amazing teaching or research experience!

June 9, 2020
10:00 am-11:00 am

Virtual

Join faculty experts from the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and gain insight on the current and future impact of COVID-19 on all aspects of life.

June 9, 2020
5:30 pm-6:35 pm

Virtual, Zoom

Origami is the art of paper folding, which is often associated with Japanese culture. In modern usage, the word "origami" is used as an inclusive term for all folding practices, regardless of their culture of origin. Join us in this fun virtual activity. 

June 9, 2020
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Virtual, Zoom

Learn about applying for nationally competitive scholarships that provide students opportunities for teaching, study, research, or professional development at universities in the U.K., Ireland, or Asian countries.

June 10, 2020
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Virtual

Graduate Students of Color Association invites you to a Black Lives Matter Vigil hosted via Zoom on Wednesday, June 10th at 5pm Eastern Time to celebrate the lives of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade, and many others, while creating space for our student community to grieve, discuss, listen, and to support each other.

June 10, 2020
5:00 pm

Virtual

All incoming students and their families are invited to participate in a live Virtual Campus Forum with Chancellor Subbaswamy. 

June 10, 2020
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Virtual, Zoom

We’ll delve deep into the nuts and bolts of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant application. Learn tips on writing essay drafts that shows your best self for a competitive application. Prior attendance to an ONSA Fulbright Virtual Info Session is recommended.

June 11, 2020
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Virtual

Several UMass faculty have adapted their work in response to the pandemic. Panelists will discuss not only what they did, but how they made their work happen.

June 11, 2020
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Online

All returning UMass Amherst students and their families are invited to  participate in a live Virtual Campus Forum with Chancellor Subbaswamy.

June 11, 2020
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Virtual, Zoom

Put your UMass knowledge to the test! Grab your friends and join alumni for some friendly competition at our virtual trivia night. Make a team of up to 5 people or sign up on your own and be assigned a group.

June 11, 2020
7:30 pm-8:30 pm

Virtual, Zoom

This event is canceled.

June 12, 2020
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Slobody Building, 301 (3rd floor)

The UMass Amherst Student Chapter of INFORMS invites you to join the INFORMS webinar by the chapter's faculty advisor, Professor Anna Nagurney, on perishable product supply chains and analytics in the pandemic.

June 12, 2020
12:00 pm

Online