Upcoming Events

March 23, 2019 | 09:00am

The Leadership and Service program within the Department of Student Engagement and Leadership is happy to announce the return of the UMass Amherst Student Leadership Conference! The conference will take place on campus on Saturday, March 23. Come participate in our various workshops on leadership and more. The best part of the conference – it is free to UMass students. Attendance is limited, so register early to secure a space.

Location:

Integrative Learning Center (ILC)

Register here!
March 25, 2019 | 07:00pm

Open to all students who claim an identity that is typically underrepresented in the work place, including students with disabilities, first generation students, students of color, LGBTQ+ students, etc. Network with employers who are seeking diverse candidates for their internship and full time opportunities. Employers that are selected to attend show a strong commitment to a diverse and supportive workplace, and want to put identities and experiences first. This event is open to ALL majors! Dinner will be served. Professional dress, resumes are optional.

Location:

Campus Center, Amherst Room (10th floor)

RSVP here.
March 26, 2019 | 06:00pm

Alumni and friends are invited to join Dr. Patty Freedson, renowned professor emerita of kinesiology, to discuss the relationship between physical activity and health outcomes, and the changing role of technology in personalized health monitoring.

Location:

The Club at Pelican Preserve (Fort Myers, FL)

Visit the Alumni Association website to register.
March 26, 2019 | 07:00pm

The Departments of Environmental Health Sciences, Biostatistics & Epidemiology, and Biology welcome Dr. Leonardo Trasande, MD, MPP for a lecture titled "What should we do about PFAS, BPA, and other endocrine disruptors?"

Location:

Integrated Sciences Building Room 221

March 27, 2019 | 04:00pm

The Department of Nutrition will host its 31st Annual Virginia A. Beal Lecture on Wednesday, March 27th, beginning at 5:30pm in the UMass Amherst Campus Center Auditorium. This year, the department welcomes internationally renowned nutritionist and bestselling author Dr. T. Colin Campbell.

Location:

UMass Amherst Campus Center Auditorium

March 30, 2019 | 01:00pm

The Department of Communication Disorders will host a concert of art song and piano music with works by Vaughan Williams, Mendehlsson, Ravel, Beethoven, and Ives. Featuring performances by Christian Schwebler, Laura Josephs, Kevin Bradley, and the Healing Harmonies Choir, a community group comprised of students, alumni, faculty, and community members living with communication challenges, the concert will shine a light on the diversity of clients with neurogenic communication impairments that are served by the department and its graduate students, and the transformative, healing power of music in neurorehabilitation.

Location:

The Northampton Center for the Arts

April 2, 2019 | 09:00am

Join us at this year's annual event! The Ounce of Prevention Conference 2019 will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at the DCU Center in Worcester. This is a signature prevention oriented gathering focused on building healthier and more equitable communities. This annual conference is organized by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and is designed to provide professional development and networking opportunities, along with tools, resources and practical skill‐building sessions. The conference will feature a keynote speaker, workshops and networking opportunities.

Location:

DCU Center - Worcester, MA

Register here!
April 2, 2019 | 02:00pm

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences will hold its 22nd Annual Research Day on Tuesday, April 2, from 2-5 pm in the Campus Center Auditorium. The School holds this event annually as an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students within the School and across the university, along with interested members from our community, to learn more about the research, instruction and outreach conducted by its students.

Location:

Campus Center Auditorium

April 4, 2019 | 09:30am

The UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences invites you to the next event in the Dean's Symposia Series: "A Conversation in the Community: A Public Health Approach to Suicide Prevention." Join us as we welcome suicide prevention specialist Dr. Eric Caine for his keynote lecture "Rethinking Suicide Prevention."

Location:

Old Chapel

April 5, 2019 | 08:45am

The Department of Communication Disorders will be hosting its annual Professional Development Conference (PDC) for faculty, students, off-campus clinical supervisors, and alumni on Friday, April 5th. This event brings cutting-edge researchers and practitioners to campus to talk about recent developments that influence clinical service provision in speech-language pathology and audiology.

Location:

UMass Amherst Campus Center

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