The Daily Hampshire Gazette with the UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology and others will be hosting "Active Aging in the Valley” on the UMass Amherst campus. The event, which is free and open to the public, will explore the important health benefits of remaining active over 50.

October 24, 2015
12:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center

The Center for Research on Families’ Methodology Program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst presents a talk by Lisa Fiorenzo, Methodology Consultant at the Center for Research on Families.  This seminar will be of interest to researchers in many disciplines such as criminology, clinical psychology, epidemiology, education, medicine, and economics.

October 30, 2015
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Campus Center, 174-176

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

Join speakers Ben Zuckerberg, Christine Ribic, and Lisa McCauley as they discuss grassland ecosystems, which originally dominated central North America but have been extensively altered by agriculture, fire suppression, and urbanization.

November 18, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents a conference on early America. The keynote address will be delivered by Alden Vaughan, professor emeritus at Columbia University

November 21, 2015
9:00 am-4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
Join Scott Jackson, John O'Leary, and Michelle Staudinger as they discuss the Massachusetts Wildlife Climate Action Tool, designed to inform and inspire local action to protect the Commonwealth’s natural resources in a changing climate.

December 2, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134