Weekly Bulletin

William Hite
Tenor William Hite, an assistant professor of voice, will perform “Die schöne Müllerin,” one of Franz Schubert’s best-known song cycles, together with guest pianist Jeewon Park, on Sunday, Sept. 30 at 4 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. Schubert created more than a dozen...
Romie de Guise-Langlois
Romie de Guise-Langlois, assistant professor of clarinet, will perform music by Debussy, Schumann, Kevin Puts and Kinan Azmeh on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. Joining her on the program will be fellow faculty members Nadine Shank, piano; Elizabeth Chang, violin;...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Kun Tu, Ph.D., College of Information and Computer Sciences, Monday, September 24, 9 a.m., A310 Lederle Graduate Research Center. Dissertation: “Modeling...
Fumi Tomita
The department of music and dance will present concerts by two faculty members, jazz bassist Fumi Tomita and tubist John Bottomley, at Bezanson Recital Hall in the UMass Fine Arts Center. Both concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. On Thursday, Sept. 20, Tomita will lead “A Night of Hard Bop”...
PVTA bus
University Transit Services is revving up a three-hour job fair on Saturday, Sept. 15 in hopes of hiring approximately 60 students to drive the buses that serve campus. For details and to apply online, go to https://www.umass.edu/transportation/bus-drivers A shortage of drivers has forced...
Circus act
The Amherst BID’s 7th Annual Block Party will celebrate the culture, business and community of downtown Amherst when it returns to North Pleasant Street on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 5-9 p.m. The annual rite of late summer, which includes music, circus acts, great food and more, is open to...
Marty Meehan
The School of Public Policy (SPP) launches its Beacon Hill Project on Friday, Sept. 21 with a daylong program at the UMass Club in Boston that includes an address from UMass President Marty Meehan and panel discussions on the topic “Making Your Voice Heard: How Advocacy Groups Contribute to...
Jackson Katz
Alumnus Jackson Katz, a global leader on issues of masculinities, violence and men’s response to feminism, will speak on “Men and #MeToo: Possibilities and Perils in a Time of Change” on Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 5:30 p.m. in Old Chapel. Katz, who in 1982 was the first man to graduate...
Matt Meyer
Matt Meyer, senior research scholar at the Resistance Studies Initiative (RSI), will speak on “Revolutionary Nonviolence – An Anti-Imperialist Approach to Liberation Struggles” on Tuesday, Sept. 25 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in 145 Integrated Sciences Building. The talk is part of the...
BuddyStudy logo
The Behavioral Medicine Lab is conducting new research called The BuddyStudy to investigate how living with a dog affects people’s mental and physical health. Everyone who participants will foster a dog in their home for 6-8 weeks. If you are 21 or older and do not currently own a dog, you...

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