Today: October 28, 2016
Over 70 children in the Senya fishing community in the central region of Ghana are trafficked, both domestic and international, to serve their masters in the fishing industry every year.

October 28, 2016
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

UMass field hockey vs. Lock Haven (Senior Day)

October 28, 2016
2:00 pm

Gladchuk Field

As a geologist and geomorphologist, David Montegomery, a MacArthur Fellow, will explore the journey of he and his wife Anne Bikle, an ecologist, in the relationship between soil microbes and health.

October 28, 2016
3:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S-211

Come support your Minutemen as they take on New Hampshire at the Mullins Center.

October 28, 2016
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Music includes Beethoven: “Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus;” Beethoven: “Violin Concerto in D Major Op.61” with soloist Elizabeth Chang, violin; and Hindemith: Symphony: “Mathis der Maler.”

October 28, 2016
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The work of photojournalist Diana Mara Henry spans four decades of political, social, and cultural change in America. 

August 31—January 13, 2017
This event does NOT occur on:
November 24, December 24—December 26, December 29—December 30, January 1—January 2, January 8

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level & Floor 25

This exhibition presents the history of Cobra through paintings, sculpture, prints and primary documents by artists such as Asger Jorn, Pierre Alechinsky, Karel Appel, Constant and Corneille. 

September 15—November 20, 2016, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 15—November 20, 2016, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 11

University Museum of Contemporary Art, 35

The UMass Student Farmers' Market is a weekly event featuring locally grown produce, medicinal herb, handmade crafts, student art and an opportunity to get to know the amazing agricultural community on the UMass Campus.

September 16—November 18, 2016, Fridays 12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Lawn
Come to Walk-in clinics around campus and at UHS to get a flu vaccination.

September 29—October 27, 2016, Thursdays
October 7—October 28, 2016, Fridays

You've waited all year for this. Submit your best photos of UMass Amherst to Instagram with the hashtag #UMassFallPhoto — three winners will each receive Amazon gift cards.

October 11—October 31, 2016


In Claveloux's series, each of her subjects is descended from a family with one or more ancestors amount the 1.5 million who perished in the Armenian Genocide. The Armenian Genocide has become a kind of a shadow history, denied and mostly forgotten.  These images are to remind us of that history and to remind us of those who are gone. 

October 12—November 9, 2016, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 16—November 6, 2016, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

You are encouraged to apply to be the 2017 Undergraduate Student Commencement Speaker to share your thoughts as a graduating senior and have a lead role in the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony.

October 18—February 7, 2017 8:00 am-4:30 pm

I was drawn to the elementary school photos. The kids spoke to me in ways that I cannot explain in its fullness.  

October 19—November 16, 2016, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
October 23—November 13, 2016, Saturdays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 11

Herter Art Gallery

The artist says, '“...My woven abstractions, landscapes and portraits are emotional reactions to the absurdity of the human species, world politics, and our changing environment. "

October 19—November 16, 2016, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
October 23—November 13, 2016, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 11

Herter Art Gallery

“The Misanthrope” is written by Molière, adapted by Constance Congdon ‘82G and directed by Mary Corinne Miller.

October 19, 2016 7:30 pm
October 21—October 22, 2016 7:30 pm
October 27—October 29, 2016 7:30 pm
October 29, 2016 2:00 pm

Rand Theater

Printmaker Erika Radich responds to the 2015 Nepal earthquake, witnessing the wounds within familiar people and places while also celebrating earth in its constant formation.

October 24—November 8, 2016, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
October 26—November 10, 2016, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery