Lecturer Obed Pasha, department of public policy and administration, will speak about his recent research in a talk titled “Does CompStat Help Reduce Crime? Evidence from U.S. Cities.”

October 5, 2015
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

New York writer and editor Karrie Jacobs gives the annual David Dillon Memorial Lecture, speaking on “The Perfect $100,000 House Then and Now: the Distance between Architectural Fantasy and Reality.”

October 6, 2015
5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S211

Join speakers Michelle Staudinger, Toni Lyn Morelli, and Alex Bryan as they discuss how fish and Wildlife agencies across the United States are currently revising their State Wildlife Action Plans (SWAPs). 

October 7, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies continues its Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series with Robin Varnum, Associate Professor at American International College.

October 7, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Moderated by James Owens, Communication-UMass, this panel features interdisciplinary faculty: Timothy Pachirat, Political Science, UMass; Christian Gundermann, Gender Studies, Mount Holyoke; and Matt Ferrari, Communication, UMass.

October 7, 2015
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Hub

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering presents a lecture with Diane McKnight, professor of civil, environmental and architectural engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, and program director of  the Arctic System Science Program.

October 8, 2015
3:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas

Young June Park, '83 PhD, returns to campus to present the 16th lecture in the Shirley and Ting-wei Tang Endowment Lecture Series.

October 8, 2015
4:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Ivan Vladislavić was born in Pretoria in 1957 and lives in Johannesburg. His fiction includes The Restless Supermarket, The Exploded View, Double Negative, 101 Detectives, The Loss Library, and Flashback Hotel

October 8, 2015
8:00 pm

Memorial Hall

Geophysicist and Environmental Scientist, Dr. Gidon Eshel, Bard College, will give a special talk as part of the Department of Environmental Conservation's Fall Seminar Series, co-hosted by the Department of Nutrition.

October 9, 2015
12:15 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

For 20 years Michael was a producer for Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS. He is currently working as the executive producer for a benefit reading of Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde for Tectonic Theatre Project and the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission. 

October 9, 2015
4:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Theater Green Room