The UMass Amherst Libraries host a series of interactive climate change events in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library. 

September 12—October 31, 2016, Mondays 3:00 pm-3:45 pm
September 21, 2016 12:30 pm-2:00 pm
September 29, 2016 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
October 20, 2016 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
November 4, 2016 12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1638 & 2601

Michael Knodler's talk “The Intersection of Transportation and Public Policy” will draw from his experience in Civil and Environmental Engineering. This talk will focus on specific applications of public policy within the transportation domain.

October 3, 2016
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

This primer will prepare international students to participate in upcoming on-campus workshops where specific issues will be debated.

October 3, 2016
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Jai Sen speaks on "Explorations into the Dynamics of Resistance and Dwelling Rights."

October 3, 2016
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

A conversation with artist/dancer Takao Kawaguchi about the LGBTQ scene in Japan.

October 3, 2016
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Stonewall Center

Barbara Abdeni Massaad, author, photographer and food writer talks about her efforts to alleviate the daily human suffering in the refugee camps located just a 45-minute drive from her Beirut home.

October 3, 2016
7:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Brokk Toggerson, UMass Amherst Physics Department, will present his talk reflecting on the effort to transition Physics 131 - Algebra-Based Introductory Physics I to a fully flipped model in the TBL space with integrated lab.

October 4, 2016
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Pamela Olson will discuss her award-winning memoir Fast Times in Palestine. Her talk combines photographs, stories, statistics, and readings to offer a penetrating glimpse into Palestinian life, culture, and politics. Q&A and book signing will follow.

October 4, 2016
7:00 pm

Tobin Hall, 304

Rob DeConto of UMass Amherst will speak about “The future fate of the Greenland and Antarctic Ice Sheets and implications for New England.” DeConto's talk is part of “Engaging Stakeholders in Climate Adaptation,” a webinar series presented by The Northeast Climate Science Center. 

October 5, 2016
3:30 pm-4:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

Michael Greenberg will give the Fall Sinauer Associates Distinguished Scientist Lecture on "Signaling networks that control synapse development and cognitive function.”

October 5, 2016
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 151