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

Zeynep Civcik, University of California Berkeley School of Law, presents her talk titled “Democracy, Nationalism, Secularism, Military and Society: Israel and Turkey in Comparative Perspective."

October 26, 2016
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Herter Hall, 301

Through its richly textured account of the motorcycle as both icon and commodity, “The Devil’s Wheels” teases out the intricacies of gender and class in the Weimar years.

October 26, 2016
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Herter Hall, 546

The College of Information and Computer Sciences presents its Distinguished Lecturer Series featuring Dieter Fox, University of Washington.

October 26, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

Jeff Goodhind, librarian at the Renaissance Center, will be presenting a Rare Book Show and Tell from the Center’s collections.

October 26, 2016
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The History Department's Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series presents “Resisting Police Violence in Springfield and Beyond: Mothers, Scholars, and Queer People of Color Speak Out,” an evening of conversation with local and national voices:

October 26, 2016
7:00 pm

Scibelli Hall Auditorium, Springfield Technical and Community College, Building 2
Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) history professor Rhonda Y.

October 27, 2016
12:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS), the Association of Latin American and Caribbean Students (ALACS), and Graduate Colombian Students at UMASS invite the campus community to a debate with scholars and activists about the current political situation in South America.

October 27, 2016
1:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium, Rm. 168

A celebration of the University of Massachusetts Press publication of Stephen Clingman's Birthmark,  a memoir of divided vision set in a divided South Africa. 

October 27, 2016
7:00 pm

Amherst Books
Over 70 children in the Senya fishing community in the central region of Ghana are trafficked, both domestic and international, to serve their masters in the fishing industry every year.

October 28, 2016
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 620