In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, capacity limits and other restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Please see Campus Event Guidance for Spring 2021 for more details.
April 15, 2021
For the IDS April Climate Group Seminar, we welcome Eric Thomas (Environmental Conservation) and Jim Boyce (Economics). Discussion will follow.

April 15, 2021
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Online

Join us for this Industry Speaker live webinar, where we go behind the scenes of Netflix and talks about what it’s like to work for the innovative streaming giant. We will also touch on the impact of the pandemic on the entertainment industry. As an alum of our department, our guest speaker aims to help students plan out their studies and work toward fruitful careers in digital entertainment. About the guest speaker: Amir Moini is the employer branding lead at Netflix and author of 22 Life Lessons. Growing up in Boston and now residing in Los Angeles, Amir is also passionate about dance, film, and social media. Amir graduated from UMass Amherst in 2011 and was part of the first group of peer advisors in the Comm Department. This event is moderated by Dr Jonathan Corpus Ong, associate professor of global digital media and instructor of Communication 121 Intro to Media and Culture. 

April 15, 2021
1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Online

These virtual accountability sessions offer dedicated time and facilitated support to work on your project, whether it is to write a proposal or manuscript, or to design a unit for your online course.

April 15, 2021
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Online

A talk by Angela Loder, Vice President of Research at the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) as a part of the Zube lecture series hosted by the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning.

April 15, 2021
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

Join us in talking about the stigma behind mental health in the Asian/Asian American community.

April 15, 2021
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

Learn Simha Kriya, a simple but powerful yogic process to support respiratory system, enhance lung capacity and boost immunity.

April 15, 2021
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

Join the ORSL and Stonewall Center for a community drop-in space centering faith, spirituality, and queer identity!

April 15, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

"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

WOCLN Thursday Check Ins will resume on February 4 and will be held through May 6. Drop in at our weekly check ins. Let us know how you are doing. Connect with others and get connected to resources.

February 4—May 6, 2021, Thursdays 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Online

Nothing about this academic year has been normal, yet here you are. This may not be what you imagined your first semester at UMass would look like.

February 4—April 29, 2021, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

A group where Black undergraduate students can find their voice at UMass.

February 4—May 6, 2021, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

Free and open to all UMass and 5 College students who identify as trans, non-binary, gender non-conforming or questioning.

February 4—May 6, 2021, Thursdays 5:30 pm-6:30 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

Alicia Renadette borrowed the title “Energy Constellation” from a quote by the artist, Joseph Beuys. Like Beuys, Renadette believes the that most materials and objects contain hidden symbolic potential. 

March 1—May 14, 2021 8:00 am-8:00 pm

Online

Ackerson’s paintings are distinguished by their high vantage points and richly textured  surfaces. From a birds-eye view, he  presents narrative scenes which are an imaginative take on popular culture, modern life and the hidden world of the human psyche. 

March 1—May 14, 2021 8:00 am-8:00 pm

Online

Living local and want to spruce up your room? How about a piece of art from an Israeli artist! Rent artwork for the semester to brighten up your own space for just $5!

March 9—May 3, 2021

Online

Alison Saar is known not only for her powerful sculptures; she is also a master of the art of printmaking.

March 16—April 30, 2021, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

In August of 1979, Steven Watson and Carol Huebner mailed 200 invitations to artists they had never met, asking if they would like to contribute to a project about the previous decade.

March 17—April 30, 2021, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

University Museum of Contemporary Art

We Are For Freedoms is an interdisciplinary exhibition and related public program series in partnership with For Freedoms, a national non-profit arts platform for creative civic engagement and direct action.

March 17—April 30, 2021, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Get inspired during National Women's History Month by diving into a fascinating memoir by a strong and powerful female leader. 

March 18—May 20, 2021

Online

We've got Shabbat offerings for everyone whether you're in the Amherst area or studying remotely. Check out the descriptions below for a whole menu of Shabbat options.

March 19—May 7, 2021

Online

Vibrant and uniquely executed paintings and drawings are inspired by dreams, spirituality, life in the country, family, and animals.

March 23—April 20, 2021

Online

Free, drop in confidential, one-on-one legal consultation with Attorney Bernie Stark from the Student Legal Services Office. 

March 25, 2021 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
April 15, 2021 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
May 6, 2021 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

Sign-up open! Queer & Trans Virtual Open Mic Night

March 30—April 23, 2021 8:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

Has COVID isolation got you down?Want to meet new people on campus but can’t figure out how?Break the ice and the isolation! 

April 5—May 15, 2021 9:00 am-5:00 pm

All Campus

 Marking the 20th anniversary of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), all are invited to join  The CWC Community Challenge.  Individuals or teams will choose their own challenge while raising awareness and/or money for the free Sexual Assault Support, Advocacy and Prevention Services provided by the Center for Women & Community.

April 6—April 24, 2021

HASA/CASA is a cultural night hosted by HASA (Haitian American Student Association) and LU (Latinos Unidos) to explore and bring Haitian and Dominican culture to UMass and surrounding communities.

April 11, 2021 6:00 pm
April 12, 2021 7:00 pm
April 13, 2021 7:00 pm
April 14, 2021 6:00 pm
April 15, 2021 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Online

This year, to make sure everyone can experience a safe and fun Night for Clean Water, the auction will be held completely virtually through our club's website. It will function as an online bidding platform for all the auction items starting on April 1 and ending on April 17 at 6:15 p.m.

April 12—April 16, 2021
April 17, 2021 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Online

The University of Massachusetts Department of Art is pleased to announce the following BFA Thesis Exhibitions on view at Herter Art Gallery from April 12-16, 2021.

April 12—April 16, 2021

Herter Art Gallery

We’ll delve deep into the nuts and bolts of the Fulbright Scholarship application. Learn tips on how to write a grant proposal and essay draft that shows your best self for a competitive application. Prior attendance to an ONSA Fulbright General Info Session is recommended

April 15, 2021 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
April 22, 2021 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
April 29, 2021 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Online