Tickets Available for Annual Community Breakfast

The annual Community Breakfast will be held Tuesday, Aug. 27 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. in the Campus Center Auditorium. The event is open to the public.

Jointly sponsored by UMass Amherst and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce, the breakfast traditionally marks the beginning of the academic year and offers a chance for community and campus leaders to meet newcomers, renew friendships and talk about plans for the year ahead.

Speakers at the breakfast include UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy; John Page, marketing and membership manager for the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce; and a UMass Amherst student.

Tickets are $10 in advance online or $12 at the door. Free parking is available in the Campus Center Garage.

For more information, or to discuss any special needs, contact the Office of External Relations and University Events at 413/577-1101 or