Today: April 21, 2015
The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its annual Dan S. Collins Memorial Lecture. This year, we are welcoming Laura L. Knoppers, Professor of English at the University of Notre Dame. 

April 21, 2015
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

How can technology-supported learning help to move beyond content delivery and truly enhance STEM education so that students develop a broad mix of 21 st century skills?

April 21, 2015
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 113

Robert S. Chapkin, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, University Faculty Fellow, Regents Fellow & AgriLife Senior Faculty Fellow at Texas A&M University will deliver the keynote lecture titled “Winning the Chemoprevention War: Reducing Inflammation through Nutrition.”

April 21, 2015
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Mullins Center, Massachusetts Room (Third Floor)

Tim Parks, author, translator, cultural critic, will speak on the topic "Writers, Readers and Globalization."

April 21, 2015
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N101

What do you want in a relationship? Whether you're single, hooking up, dating, or in a long term relationship this workshop will help you to define the qualities you seek.

April 21, 2015
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Bartlett Hall, 302

Join us for a talk and book signing featuring Jack '57 and Suzy Welch, as they celebrate the release of "The Real-Life MBA: Your No-BS Guide to Winning the Game, Building a Team, and Growing Your Career."

April 21, 2015
7:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160

Hospitality & Tourism Management students deliver a first-class dining experience to guests for lunches and dinners.

February 3—April 29, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu 11:45 am
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February 17, March 17—March 19, April 22

Campus Center, Marriott Center for Hospitality Management

Commemorate your accomplishments or congratulate a 2015 graduate with a chance to win UMass License Plate #UM 15.

February 10—May 31, 2015


Join us for an informal social hour to meet other international students and UMass community members over free tea, coffee, and delicious snacks & sweets.

February 10, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 25, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 8, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 24, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 21, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Drive down Memory Lane and show your school pride with UMass License Plate #65!

February 20—June 6, 2015


This is a one-hour meeting of Overeaters Anonymous, a 12-step program of recovery from compulsive overeating.

February 23—December 29, 2015, Tue/Thu 12:30 pm-1:30 pm
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November 26

Newman Center, Quigley Room

Seven movies directed by women. From the mainstream (e.g. Isabel Coixet) to independent cinema (e.g. Neus Ballús, who will visit us on March 30 and 31).

March 3—April 21, 2015, Tuesdays 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
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March 17

Integrative Learning Center, S404

The UMass Amherst Libraries host the exhibit “Yankee Yarns: True Tales of New England Characters from the 1920s and 1930s,” through Monday, June 8, 2015, in the Learning Commons (Lower Level), and Special Collections and University Archives (Floor 25) at the W.E.B.

March 10—June 8, 2015
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May 10—June 7, Sundays, May 25

Learning Commons in W.E.B. Du Bois Library

 Body Politic: The Anatomy of the Grotesque surveys the ways in which contemporary artists have used the grotesque to call attention to the perversity inherent in the dominant discourse on beauty, sexuality, and race.

March 26—May 3, 2015, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Guest-curated by Lorne Falk, Five College visiting associate professor of contemporary art, this exhibition focuses on the recent work of twelve full-time Art Department faculty

March 26—May 3, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 28—May 3, 2015, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

May is Asian-Pacific Islander American Heritage Month (APIA Heritage Month)– a tribute to the generations of Asians and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America’s history and are instrumental in its future success.

April 1—April 23, 2015

All Campus

The Eugene M. Isenberg Awards were established by the late Eugene M. Isenberg and his wife to aid graduate students and post-doctoral fellows who demonstrate academic merit and a commitment to the integration of science or engineering with management. 

April 1—April 26, 2015

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes Normand Berlin back to teach his yearly community Shakespeare course.

April 7—April 28, 2015, Tuesdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The Klaus Postler Memorial Award Exhibition,co-curated by Eileen Claveloux and Anne LaPrade Seuthe.

April 8—April 30, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 12—April 26, 2015, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Michael Goering is a visual artist and musician who is  interested in the things of everyday life. For his installation in the Incubator Project Space he will use ordinary things-- furniture or other objects,  which he will combine or remodel in order to reveal their poetic potential...

April 8—April 30, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 12—April 26, 2015, Sun/Mon 2:00 pm-6:00 pm
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April 20

Hampden Gallery

These paintings derive from the experience of coming upon a pool of water in the woods. Unruly, the activity of temperature and breeze is quieted and held, momentarily, within the pool. 

April 8—April 30, 2015, Tue/Wed/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 12—April 26, 2015, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Two weeks of events to Recognize, Educate and Empower the Community to Stand Against Racism.  Participate in any, engage with like minded individuals, increase own knowledge and learn ways to challenge systemic racial prejudice.

April 13—April 24, 2015 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Wilder Hall

Join the Off Campus Student Center for fun, stress-relieving activities all week! We have free tie-dye, stress ball making, henna sponsored by the Craft Center, mindfulness classes hosted by CCPH and free coffee from Rao's.

April 21, 2015 9:00 am-12:00 pm
April 22, 2015 10:00 am-2:00 pm
April 23, 2015 11:30 am-1:30 pm
April 24, 2015 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Student Union, 314