#40DaysofUMass: Day 3

Happy First Day of Classes!

The Center for Multicultural Advancement & Student Success (CMASS) is your place for peer mentoring, social connections, cultural events, and support navigating campus life. CMASS is located in Wilder Hall with cultural centers across campus. Visit their website and subscribe to their mailing list through Campus Pulse.


Fall Welcome Events

Happy First Day of Classes!

First Day of Classes Celebration
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 | See your RA/PM for more information
All Residence Hall Lobbies
Celebratory welcome and luck for students' first day of classes. Coffee, donuts, inspirational quotes, goal setting activities, etc.

Off Campus Student Center (OCSC) Open House
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 | 9 am - 5 pm
103 Bartlett Hall

UPC Presents Arcade Night & Food Truck Night*
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 | 5 - 9 pm
Haigis Mall Tent
Try your hand at a game of Foosball or master your bowling skills. After working up a sweat, recharge with one of the many options our Food Truck Fest has to offer. Last year's highlights were definitely the apple pie ice cream and chicken fingers. Hope to see you there!
40 Days of UMass Challenge: Connection

International Coffee Hour
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 | 4 - 5 pm
Old Chapel, 2nd Floor
Enjoy great conversation over free coffee, tea, and snacks.

Let's Talk
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 |  9:30 - 11 am and 1 - 2 pm
CMASS, Wilder Hall
Lets' Talk offers free, friendly drop-in sessions with counselor consultants from the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH), at locations around campus. "Let's Talk" isn't formal counseling or mental health treatment. It's a chance to briefly share what's on your mind, find support, and get recommendations.

LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group Reception
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 | 6:30 - 8 pm
CMASS, Wilder Hall 102
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 come to this reception to meet new people and learn about this weekly support and discussion group. Food will be provided. Facilitated by staff of the Stonewall Center. Meets every Wednesday 6:30 - 8 pm.

Yoga for Success: Yoga and Meditation Club
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 | 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Campus Center Rm 903
How successful you are in life simply depends on how well you can use your mind and body. This session offers simple, but powerful yoga postures to bring stability and balance. Designed by Sadhguru, a self-realized yogi and foremost authory in the field of yoga. Benefits: can improve memory, concentration, and mental clarity. Can relieve stress and anxiety. Strengthens the spine and takes only 5-10 minutes to practice daily. Please bring a yoga mat and a towel, and arrive on an empty stomach condition.

Fall Welcome: Wellbeing Night*
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 | 7 - 11 pm
Haigis Mall Tent
Now that fall semester has begun, make sure you're taking care of yourself. We will be perfecting our downward dog and receiving rejuvenating aqua-massages. You will want to Namaste at this event.
40 Days of UMass Challenge: Wellbeing


*indicates the event is a part of the 40 Days of UMass Challenge