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

Richard II and King John: Class will examine conflicting loyalties in emerging nationhood. 

September 13—November 8, 2016, Tuesdays 7:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 11

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

"Science and the Renaissance (Rocking the Boat) will explore science, providing some background before moving directly into the Renaissance, concentrating on the factors that seriously interfered with scientific development throughout its history in Europe and elsewhere. 

September 29—November 3, 2016, Thursdays 7:00 pm-8:30 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
Class with Marie Roche: Shakespear's Timon of Athens and King Lear.  

October 3—November 21, 2016, Mondays 5:00 pm-6:30 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
An overview for graduate students of open access and the benefits of choosing open access for electronic theses and dissertations.

October 25, 2016
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Laura Quilter, copyright and information policy librarian, will provide an overview of Wikipedia’s principles, an introduction to the mechanics of editing pages and communicating with others, and an overview of how the Wikipedia Education program works.

October 26, 2016
12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1920

This workshop will provide an introduction to the current state of funder mandates and the library resources available to you to facilitate meeting compliance requirements.

October 27, 2016
10:00 am-11:30 am

Life Science Laboratories, S330

The Psychology of Peace and Violence Program presents The Interdisciplinary Seminar on Conflict and Violence, designed to promote interdisciplinary exchanges among faculty and students interested in the topics of conflict, violence, and peace, from a wide range of departments across campus. 

November 3, 2016
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160 East

The annual symposium brings together peer-to-peer student sustainability educators/leaders, sometimes called ‘Eco-Reps,’ from many different colleges and universities in the Northeast to learn and be inspired by each other for a half-day conference.

November 5, 2016
11:00 am-5:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Come to this interactive workshop with local civil rights attorney Luke Ryan and learn about how to assert and protect your rights if you are stopped, questioned, arrested or have any other encounter with law enforcement.

November 7, 2016
6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Campus Center, 904