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.
Lecture/Talk/Panel
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—February 28, 2021

All Campus

Join us for an exciting talk by Dr. Peter Sterling to discuss his newest book, "What is Health? Allostasis and the Evolution of Human Design". Sponsored by the UMass Initiative on Neurosciences (IONs)

January 28, 2021
3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

A talk by Eric Gordon, Visiting Professor, MIT and Director of the Engagement Lab, Emerson College as a part of the Zube lecture series hosted by the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

February 4, 2021
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, part of the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, will host a seminar as part of the Epidemiology program, “Obesity Epidemiology: Addressing Obesity as a Multifactorial Disease”, to be given by Dr. Penny Gordon-Larsen, Friday, February 5th at 10:00 AM via Zoom. It is a one time series event, free and open to the public. This is not a co-sponsored event. Contact Tonya Menard tonyamenard@umass.edu for more information.

February 5, 2021
10:00 am-11:00 am

Online

Best-selling author and Japanese cultural expert Alex Kerr will discuss visuality, language, and space in traditional Japanese arts, calligraphy, and design.

February 10, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

Moderated by Anne Prescott, Director of Five College Center for East Asian Studies and Junko Oba Hampshire College . Join author and Japanese cultural expert Alex Kerr to discuss the themes and history of his best-selling book, “Lost Japan.”

February 11, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

Opportunities and Challenges of Public Participation in Disaster Recovery Planning

February 18, 2021
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

A talk by Sara Jensen Carr, PhD, ASLA, Assistant Professor at Northeastern University as a part of the Zube lecture series hosted by the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning.

March 4, 2021
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

A talk by Brice Maryman, PLA, FASLA, Principal at MIG as a part of the Zube lecture series hosted by the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning.

March 11, 2021
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Online

An artistic encounter and conversation between Emily Johnson and Alice Sheppard moderated by TBD.

March 18, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

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