The University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

The Future of Public Service: A Conversation with Sen. Jo Comerford & Samantha Hamilton

Please join the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy (SPP) as we kick off the 2019-20 academic year on Thursday, August 29, from 1pm to 2pm in the Old Chapel.

SPP students, faculty, staff, and alumni will gather with guests from across the UMass campus to hear Senator Jo Comerford and Public Health Institue of Western Massachusetts Program Manager Samantha Hamilton speak about "The Future of Public Service."

Can you join us? Please RSVP by Friday, Tuesday, August 20.

Coffee and cookies will be served starting at 12pm and the talk will begin at 1pm.

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Monday, September 16, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Celebration of ISSR

The social science community is welcomed to attend the "Celebration of ISSR" event on Monday, September 16th from 12pm - 1:30pm in the Old Chapel. This will serve both, as a celebration of outgoing Director Smith-Doerr's tenure and many accomplishments, and as a welcome for ISSR’s new Director, Professor Joya Misra.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, October 6, 2019 (All day)

Engaging Anthropology

As part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations, the University of Massachusetts Department of Anthropology will hosting a four-day conference in October of this year — Engaging Anthropology. 

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