Events Archive

Social Brown Bag: Dr Keith Maddox

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 12:00pm


Tobin 423

You are invited to join us this Wednesday, April 27th, for the UMass Social Psychology Brown Bag presentation at 12pm in Tobin 423. 

We will be hearing from Dr. Keith Maddox, an Associate Professor at Tufts University. His talk is entitled “We Really Need to Talk: Encouraging and Empowering Interracial Dialogue".

Departmental Meeting

Monday, April 25, 2016 4:00pm


Tobin 423

 Topics will include election of the Personnel Committee and more.

Data Sharing, Storage, and Security

Monday, April 11, 2016 4:00pm


Tobin 423

Making UMass Work for You:  "Data Sharing, Storage, and Security"

All faculty, staff, and graduate students are welcome and encouraged to attend a talk on Data Sharing, Storage, and Security given by Matthew Dalton.  Mr. Dalton is the Chief Information Security Office for UMass Amherst 

We will have an additional mid-day session for staff later in the spring to accommodate schedules.

Brown Bag: Social

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 12:00pm


Tobin 423

We will be hearing from Dr. Tori Brescoll, an Associate Professor at Yale School of Management. Her talk is entitled “Women and Power: Hard to Earn, Difficult to Signal & Easy to Lose".

Dr. Brescoll conducts research on the impact of stereotypes on individuals’ status and power within organizations. To learn more about her work, please visit:

All are welcome!

Ph.D Orals - Lap-Ching Keung

Monday, April 4, 2016 9:00am


Tobin 521B

An oral exam, chaired by Adrian Staub, will be held for Lap-Ching Keung titled Distinct mechanisms underlie attraction errors and variable agreement with coordination.

Walk to Fight Suicide

Sunday, April 3, 2016 11:00am


UMass Track & Field Complex

Greg Barysky and Grace Quinn, students of Linda Isbell, have organized the "Out of the Darkness" Campus Walk to raise awareness about suicide and suicide prevention. 

Social Brown Bag

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:00pm


Tobin 423

We will be hearing from Dr. Eric Knowles, an Associate Professor at New York University. His talk is entitled, “Demographic Change and White Identity Politics in the United States.”