Diversity
Enjoy great conversation with students and UMass community members over free coffee, tea and tasty snacks.

September 6, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
September 19, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 5, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
October 20, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 3, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 14, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 29, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
December 11, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Do you have a LGBTQ+ legal concern?

September 18, 2017 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
October 19, 2017 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Stonewall Center

UMass Student Farm's Amanda Brown and Book & Plow Farm's Maida Ives will share their stories of managing campus farms in the Pioneer Valley, providing food for the institutions in which they are housed, engaging with students and conducting on-farm education and service learning in collaboration, all while collaborating with the student body. 

September 26, 2017
5:30 pm-6:45 pm

Paige Laboratory, 202

To kick off "150 Days of Du Bois," the UMass Amherst Library is giving away 500 copies of W.E.B. Du Bois's book, The Souls of Black Folk

September 27, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences hosts the next event in its Dean's Symposia Series, “Women Behind Bars: Public Health and Criminal Justice Reform.” Andrea James, the founder and executive director of Families for Justice as Healing, will provide the keynote address.

September 27, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, 904

Michael Meltsner, Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law, Northeastern University School of Law, speaks on “Degradation Ceremonies: Constitutional and Statutory Limits of the Punishment After Punishment.”

September 28, 2017
4:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room, 10th floor

Theater artists of color actively address questions of race, racism and social justice.

September 28, 2017 7:30 pm
September 29, 2017 5:00 pm

Kirby Theater
What are the roots of active bystandership—actions to help, prevent harm, promote the welfare of individuals and groups—and what inhibits people from being active bystanders? Professor Staub will describe research, theory, and examples of interventions to prevent harmful behavior/violence and generate positive action.

October 2, 2017
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Group work, in the classroom or the lab, is a great way to engage students and strengthen learning. 

October 2, 2017
2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, 301 Conference Room

Lecia Brooks, director of outreach at the Southern Poverty Law Center, will discuss "The State of Hate and Extremism."

October 2, 2017
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

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