Attorney Dan Berger, Curran and Berger LLP Immigration Law, presents his talk titled Immigration Hot Topics and Future Visa Strategies for Employment and Beyond.

November 14, 2016
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Campus Center, 163C

Moderators Max Page and Marla Miller engage panelists and the audience in an open discussion of the future of historic preservation. 

November 14, 2016
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Jones Library
Geology Professor Mark Leckie presents a lecture on the STEM Student Experiences Aboard Ships (STEMSEAS) Project. 

November 15, 2016
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Jewish comedian Jesse Appell builds the bridge between China and the West with his jokes, stories of censorship, and tales of what it's like to be Jewish in a country weirdly obsessed with Jews. 

November 15, 2016
4:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Event Hall

The penitentiary system in early America exploited racist ideologies, gender norms, sexual desire, and antipathy towards the poor to justify its existence and expansion.

November 15, 2016
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Ambarish Karmalkar of UMass Amherst will speak about a “Framework for selecting climate models for impacts studies in the Northeast.” Karmalkar's talk is part of  “Engaging Stakeholders in Climate Adaptation,” a webinar series presented by The Northeast Climate Science Center.

November 16, 2016
3:30 pm-4:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

Lelia Kawar speaks on "Legal activism and deportation resistance: Comparative and historical perspectives" as part of the Resistance Studies Initiative Fall Speaker Series.

November 16, 2016
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Robert Calderbank will speak on his work with data storage.

November 16, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

James E. Young, distinguished university professor of English and Judaic studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and founding director of the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, has served on juries that selected designs for the 9/11 Memorial and the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin. 

November 16, 2016
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

Co-sponsored by the School of Earth and Sustainability, Institute for Social Science Research and the School of Public Policy, we invite the campus to join us for an exciting talk by William Blomquist.

November 17, 2016
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S231