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An art student works on a picture of a monkey.

2017 HFA Student Showcase: Call for Submissions

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The HFA Student Showcase is a chance for the entire UMass Amherst campus to witness the brilliant creativity of students with majors and minors in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts. All kinds of work will be featured, from visual art and film to poetry and prose to performances and presentations.

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Professor Steven C. Tracy performs on the harmonica

Professor Tracy to Deliver Lectures at Debut of Kinsey Art Collection in Hong Kong

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Professor Steven C. Tracy of the W. E. B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies will travel to Hong Kong for a week of lectures, classroom visits, musical concerts, and workshops.

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Nikita Milivojević

Nikita Milivojević Offers Global Perspective in Rand Lecture Series

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

     On December 2nd, Nikita Milivojević, director of the department’s latest production, Refugee, joined UMass for the Rand Lecture Series. Though billed as a lecture, UMass professor and...
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