Writer, transgender rights activist, author and the former staff editor of People magazine’s website Janet Mock discusses race and gender in an event celebrating the Stonewall Center’s 30th anniversary.

October 28, 2015
7:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

The event features Douglas Ewart, composer, improviser, sculptor and instrument maker, in conversation before his “Solos & Duos” jazz concert at Bezanson Recital Hall.

October 29, 2015
3:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

Assistant Professor David Mednicoff (public policy) will speak about his recent research in a talk titled "The Rule of Law in the Arab Gulf and What it Means for Middle Eastern Politics."

November 2, 2015
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

Gil Hokayma, director of Tiny Feet Sports, CT, and GSS Summer Camp, wants parents and children to dress comfortably as this will be an interactive program. 

November 2, 2015
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union, Various Locations

Join  speaker Julio Betancourt as he discusses how seasonal timing has myriad impacts on plants and animals, biospheric processes, and human systems, and is critical for formulating adaptive responses to both climate variability and change.

November 4, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies ends its Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series with Jeff Goodhind, Librarian at The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies.

November 4, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Anita Sarkeesian, pop culture media critic and the creator of the video web series Feminist Frequency, will be giving a talk as part of the Social Science Matters Series on Resistance.

November 4, 2015
4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Ed Baptist, associate professor of history at Cornell University, will present a lecture titled, 'The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism.'

November 4, 2015
4:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Carolyn DeMoranville, extension associate professor and director of the UMass Cranberry Station, will present “Cranberries – History, Sustainability and New Uses” at the new Boston Public Market's (BPM) Demonstration Kitchen. 

November 7, 2015
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Boston Public Market's Demonstration Kitchen
In 1985 a group of women on welfare organized Arise for Social Justice to support the rights of low-income people in Springfield, MA.

November 9, 2015
11:15 am-12:45 pm

Campus Center, 917