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Pieces from the All-Student Exhibit at the Student Union Art Gallery

Student Union Art Gallery Showcases All-Student Exhibit

Monday, April 11, 2016

If one were to walk into the Student Union Art Gallery (SUAG) between now and April 15, 2016, the first thing they'd see would be the words "Pop Show II" stenciled onto the facing wall. The second...
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Painted image of many national flags flying side by side

History Alum Discusses Steps to Public Policy Careers for HFA Students

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

On Wednesday March 30, Robert S. LaRussa  a history alum of UMass class of ‘76 returned to campus and discussed  potential career opportunities in Policy, Foreign Affairs,and International...
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Closeup of Amy Herman

Amy Herman Gives Presentation on Detail and Perception in Law and Health

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Before a room of about 50 students and staff, guest lecturer Amy Herman stood below a notorious photo—the pixely internet phenomenon known as “the dress.” Audience members laughed heartily, hands...
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Architect Nicola Springer gives a presentation

Architect Nicola Springer Discusses Process and Creativity in Architecture Lecture Series

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

On March 29th, architect Nicola Springer visited the Integrative Learning Center to present her lecture, “Playing with Process: Explorations in Engagement.” Appointed Vice President of Kirksey...
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Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, Distinguished Troy Lecture

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

On Thursday April 7th, UMass welcomes esteemed writer and human rights activist Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o as the speaker for the annual Troy Lecture Series sponsored by the UMass English Department with...
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