Professor emeritus Nina Scott, a scholar of Spanish literature and poet and playwright Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, will speak about her work, her culture and her life on Monday, Nov. 21 at 5 p.m. in 201 of the Fine Arts Center.
The First Annual String Day for high school juniors and seniors, hosted by the Lark String Quartet as part of its residency in the Department of Music and Dance,will be held Saturday, Dec. 3 starting at 10 a.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.
Peter S. Donaldson of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will speak on "Shakespeare and Film" at a Five College Renaissance Seminar on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 4 p.m. in the Renaissance Center Reading Room.
UMass Amherst Afro-American studies professors John H. Bracey Jr. and James Smethurst and poet Sonia Sanchez are scheduled to appear on the Tavis Smiley show on PBS on Thursday, May 28 to discuss their book, “SOS – Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Movement Reader.”
The Ethics of Digital Storytelling for Public Health will deal with integrating digital storytelling techniques into community-based public health projects and the ethics of asking participants to share personal information.
Joseph Hamill, associate dean for research and professor of kinesiology, will be the 2015 commencement speaker for the baccalaureate graduation ceremony of the School of Social Sciences and Education at California State University, Bakersfield on June 12.