#40Days of UMass: Day 36

The Office of Undergraduate Research & Studies (OURS) is part of the Learning Resource Center and serves as the centralized research and resource office for the campus.

OURS helps students find and access undergraduate research and scholarly opportunities on and off campus, through the year. They serve students in all disciplines at every stage of their undergraduate careers. Students are also supported in preparing for and navigating the application process for research and scholarly opportunities.

For a one-on-one meeting: fill out this short form and email OURS. 

Upcoming Events

For information on how to access virtual events visit the Virtual Student Life Calendar

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

5:30 pm EST | Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Support Group
Free and open to all UMass and 5 College students who identify as trans, non-binary, gender non-conforming or questionings. Co-sponsored by the UMass Stonewall Center. Students located in any state, or internationally, are welcome. Sessions will take place over zoom.

7 pm EST | Bi, Pan, Queer Collective Weekly Meeting
Weekly meeting & discussion group for (BPQC) the Bisexual, Pansexual, Queer Collective student group.

TBD EST | YKCC Mural Paint Party
YKCC Virtual Paint Party.

TBD EST | DIY Clothing Tutorial Videos and Idea Exchange
A space for tip exchanges for clothes alterations, to be followed by instagram postings. Sewing kits will be sent to those who share their designs. Brought to you by the Women of Color Leadership Network.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

12 pm EST | Off Campus Housing Advising
Looking for off campus housing? Need help with your housing situation? General off campus housing questions? We'll be here to help answer questions you may have about off campus housing.

6:30 pm EST | LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group
Are you coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, or asexual? Are you already out, but want a place of support to talk about being LGBTQIA+? Then join this weekly peer support and discussion group. Facilitated by staff of the Stonewall Center. Meets every Wednesday 6:30 - 8 pm.

TBD EST | Climate Action Symposium
Plenary speaker on the Environment as part of the CWLCA Symposium. Brought to you by the Women of Color Leadership Network.

Thursday, October 1, 2020

6 pm EST | UMass Night Out (UMNO)
UMass Night Out presented by UPC.

Friday, October 2, 2020

8 pm EST | Franchise Friday
Join UPC for a classic movie.

Saturday, October 3, 2020

10 am EST | Art Education Session
Weaving activity.

Monday, October 5, 2020

6:30 pm EST | The Space+: Meeting for Ace/Aro Community 
Community and conversation space for Ace/Aro/Demi/Gray Community. Meets every 1st & 3rd Monday of the month on Discord.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

4 pm EST | LGBTQIA+ Workshop Series by CCPH
LGBTQIA+ Workshop is free and open to all students. We'll talk about how to combat loneliness and social anxiety, exploring topics such as vulnerability, trust, and the power of creating healthy friendships. The Campus community is a strong one, let's help you find your place in it.

5:30 pm EST | Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Support Group
Free and open to all UMass and 5 College Students who identify as trans, non-binary, gender non-conforming or questioning. Co-Sponsored by the UMass Stonewall Center. Students located in any state, or internationally, are welcome. Sessions will take place over zoom.

7 pm EST | Bi, Pan, Queer Collective Weekly Meeting 
Weekly meeting & discussion group for (BPQC) the Bisexual, Pansexual, Queer Collective student group.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

6 pm EST | LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group
Are you coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, or asexual? Are you already out, but want a place of support to talk about being LGBTQIA+? Then join this weekly peer support and discussion group. Facilitated by staff of the Stonewall Center. Meets every Wednesday 6:30 - 8 pm.

Thursday, October 8, 2020

TBD EST | Out Loud: National Coming Out Day
Open mic event for LGBTQ+ spoken word, songs, storytelling in celebration of National Coming Out Day. Brought to you by the Stonewall Center.

TBD EST | Latinx Connections: Latinegras
Latinx Connections - Latinegras documentary screening and conversation with Omilani Alacron. 

Monday, October 12, 2020

TBD EST | Examining Intra Race Relations
Virtual 90 minute facilitated conversation and Q&A on examining intra race relations with Shona Buchanan author of Black Indian.