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.
February 26, 2021
The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, part of the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, will host a seminar as part of the Biostatistics program, “Identifying effector genes of human GWAS variants by INFIMA”, to be given by Dr. Sunduz Keles, Friday, February 26th at 10:00 AM via Zoom. It is a one time series event, open to the Umass campus community. Contact Tonya Menard tonyamenard@umass.edu for more information.

February 26, 2021
10:00 am-11:00 am

Online

Tyler Walton (PhD student in Sociology) posits that the digital political landscape in the United States is currently in disarray. Recent experimental results indicate that exposure to the political out-group on Twitter increased attitudinal polarization, indicating that breaking the bubble may not solve the issue. In this presentation Tyler explains his  current study, which builds on these findings by exploring the relationship between out-group exposure and affective polarization.

February 26, 2021
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

Join us as we celebrate Black History Month by engaging in discussions about the experiences of Black-Indigenous/Afro-Indigenous people in the Americas.

February 26, 2021
5:00 pm

Online

MXCC | Stonewall Center - Black History Month LGBTQ+ Trivia Night.  Friday, Feb 26th, at 6:30pmRegistration required. Register at https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJApdOigrD4vHtAaAHST3pYC_OFwLbQIkij9

February 26, 2021
6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Online

We are closing out Black History Month with a virtual show directed by Anthony Valentine.

February 26, 2021
7:00 pm-8:00 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—May 14, 2021

All Campus

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.

February 16—February 26, 2021, weekdays

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.  

February 16—February 27, 2021, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat

Online

UMass Amherst is competing against hundreds of other universities and colleges in Campus Race to Zero Waste 2021.

January 31—March 26, 2021

All Campus

Women for UMass (WFUM) promotes the advancement of campus programs focused on access, support, and opportunity for students, especially those that positively impact women and their respective communities. WFUM is proud to have funded 68 projects, totaling over $263,000 during the past 8 years. 

February 1—March 3, 2021

"CURRENT | UNDERCURRENT is a visual conversation relating to current events such as COVID-19, gender (LGBTQIA+, masculinity) racial justice (Black Lives Matter), and climate change. The show addresses these issues through the shared anxiety of a divided nation and a partisan political climate. 

February 1—May 14, 2021 8:00 am-8:00 pm

Online

Innovative skills-based free 3 part workshop open to all UMASS students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with stress and anxiety.

February 2—May 11, 2021, Tue/Fri 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

Free, friendly virtual drop-in session for international students with a counselor from the Center for Counseling & Psychological Health (CCPH).

February 5—May 7, 2021, Fridays

Online

A group of women connected to the Anchor House of Artists project their experience into a claustrophobic world.

February 9—March 9, 2021 6:00 pm

Online

Join us in this supportive drop-in space where you can connect with other students in a similar situation. This drop-in group is open to all UMass students.

February 12—March 5, 2021, Fridays 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
February 16—March 2, 2021, Tuesdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

A support group for LGBTQIA+ people exploring how identity, conflict, and microaggressions impact you and your partners.

February 15—April 26, 2021 2:30 pm-4:30 pm

Online

Engine 3, also known as the Student Force, is a volunteer force open to college students in the Amherst area. Our recruiting program has begun for Spring 2021. We are currently seeking freshmen and sophomore students at UMass Amherst, Amherst College, and Mt. Holyoke College. Learn more about how to apply at https://www.amherstma.gov/2176/Student-Force

February 16—March 31, 2021

North Station
Faculty have requested more opportunities to hear from each other and share online teaching practices, so this spring the Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) is piloting a “Strategy Swap” series.

February 17, 2021 10:30 am-11:30 am
February 26, 2021 9:00 am-10:00 am
March 9, 2021 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
March 26, 2021 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Online

Celebrate yourself and the special women in your life by sharing your talent.

February 22—March 1, 2021

Online