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Thursday May 1 - Reading Day Friday May 2 - Final Exams begin Saturday May 3 - No exams Sunday May 4 - Second Reading Day Monday May 5 - Final Exams resume Thursday May 8 -... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents Raising Shrimp, directed by Joe Cunningham (USA/Belize, 2014, 51 min)   Dive into a vivid, rarely-seen world of rugged fishermen and... Read More
The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents The Mill and the Cross, directed by Lech Majewski (Poland/Sweden, 2011, 92 min, in English, Polish & Spanish w/English subtitles... Read More
Students from Connie Griffin's Honors Project Seminar, Truth/Telling: Reading and Writing Narrative Nonfiction, will be reading from their Honors Project manuscripts. Refreshments will be served at 6... Read More
This year's Earth Day theme at UMass Amherst is "Climate Change: Building a Diverse Movement for Environmental Justice and Sustainability.”  The campus community will engage in meaningful reflection... Read More
Relay For Life is an overnight community Fundraiser benefiting the American Cancer Society The event works to spread Cancer awareness, celebrate the lives of survivors, and remember those who lost... Read More

Scholarships and Support

The Office of National Scholarship Advisement (ONSA) is hosting a boot camp to help students get a headstart on their Fulbright scholarship applications and assist them in crafting a convincing... Read More
Representatives of Fulbright New York, the Polish-American Fulbright Commission, this year's Fulbright winners and the Office of National Scholarship Advisement (ONSA) will provide an overview of the... Read More

Academic Opportunities

The ELM Campaign Boot Camp will helpyou build the skills you need to get invovled in political campaigns and make an impact.   At this two-day training, experienced Massachusetts political operatives... Read More

Internships and Employment

Summary: Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in lifelong learning since 1975, seeks a dynamic self-starter to assist with marketing and communications efforts to enhance our... Read More