Musafir will perform Gypsy music and dance from India on Friday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium.
Columbus Day will be observed as a state holiday on Monday, Oct. 9.
Poet Thomas Sayers Ellis will give a reading on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. in Memorial Hall as part of the Visiting Writers Series.
Two ensembles from the Department of Music & Dance will inaugurate the 2006-07 season of jazz concerts on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall.
The State Retirement Board and ING Financial Advisors are presenting regional seminars to educate state employees on retirement issues.
Poets Maxine Kumin and Richard Wilbur will read from their work on Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in Memorial Hall.
Neta Bolozky, individual retirement counselor with VALIC, is available to meet with employees on campus regarding investing earnings pre-tax into a 403(b) retirement savings account via payroll deduction.
AMHERST, Mass. – Academic Instructional Media Services (AIMS) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has received two Telly Awards for DVDs produced and edited by the department.
Stephen P. Tocco, who was appointed to the Board of Trustees almost four weeks ago, was elected chairman of the 22-member governing panel during a special meeting in Boston on Sept. 28.
Clara (Toczydlowski) Shea, 81, of Hatfield, retired assistant cook in the Whitmore Snack Bar, died Sept. 27 morning at home.