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Nominate a UMass Amherst faculty member who has demonstrated academic quality and leadership to be the next Spotlight Scholar.

February 18—May 9, 2014


Register for Summer Session 2014. Course offerings include: World Politics, History of Baseball in America, Culture Through film, Exploring the Universe, Gender Sexuality, Literature & Culture, Human Nature and many more...

March 17—July 10, 2014

The UMass Annual Powwow is a celebration of Native American cultures through dancing, drumming, food and arts and crafts.

April 19, 2014
11:00 am-6:00 pm

Curry Hicks Cage

The Minutemen Marching Band will perform during a pregame remembrance ceremony at Fenway Park honoring victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

April 20, 2014
6:30 pm

Fenway Park, Boston
No classes are held and most university offices are closed.

April 21, 2014

For the past three years, representatives at UMass Amherst joined the YWCA in their “Stand Against Racism” (SAR) movement, which aspires to eliminate racism by bringing together like-minded organizations, holding educational workshops, and engaging participants in awareness campaigns through social media outlets.

April 22—April 25, 2014

All Campus

In recognition of the outstanding contributions of our students of the greater UMass Amherst community, the Center for Student development is hosting our Annual Awards Ceremony to acknowledge all the hard work our students, staff, and faculty do on campus. 

April 22, 2014
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

Join the UMass Amherst Community as we celebrate the 44th Earth Day.  This year's Earth Day theme at UMass Amherst is "Climate Change: Building a Diverse Movement for Environmental Justice and Sustainability.”  

April 22, 2014
7:00 pm-9:30 pm

Mahar Auditorium

The UMass Renaissance Center's Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series concludes for the semester with Center curator David Katz's discussion and display of items recently added to the collection.  You'll be able to see close up and, in many cases, touch, the items being discussed.

April 23, 2014
4:00 pm

Renaissance Center

UMass Police on Display is in opportunity for all students, staff, faculty and community members to visit and tour the police station.

April 23, 2014
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Police Department