#40DaysofUMass: Day 13

Live off campus? Want a place to hang out between classes? Check out the Off Campus Student Center (OCSC) in Student Union 314.

The OCSC is a comfortable space with a friendly and helpful staff. Use the refrigerator and microwave, rent a locker, or get quick access to computers and pay-for-print printers: www.umass.edu/ offcampuslife/student-center.

Off Campus Student Life (OCSL) can help you find off campus housing, stay connected to campus, and link you to your off campus neighborhood: www.umass.edu/ offcampuslife.

Celebrate Black History Month

Film: 'Talking Black in America'
Monday, February 5, 2018
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Integrative Learning Center, N151
​Linguistics scholar Walt Wolfram will be screening "Talking Black in America," a new documentary from the Language and Life Project at North Carolina State.

Collage Workshop Featuring Synthia Saint James
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
4:30 – 6 p.m. | Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall
As part of the Commonwealth Honors College's celebration of Black History Month, spend an evening with Synthia Saint James who will share her world recognized art and the themes that influence her work as she leads an improvisional collage workshop.

Performance: 'Hairdressers Are My Heroes' by Artist Sonya Clark
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
5 – 7 p.m. | University Museum of Contemporary Art
Witness an ancient African hairstyle from a sculpture in exhibition Five Takes on African Art / 42 Paintings by Fred Wilson, recreated by the hands of stylist Kamala Bhagat on the head of artist Sonya Clark.