Today: September 2, 2014
The first day of classes for the Fall 2014 semester.

September 2, 2014

All Campus

http://www.umass.edu/events/first-day-classes-fall-semester-2014
Find out how to get involved in one (or more) of the over 250 student organizations at UMass Amherst.

September 2, 2014
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall

http://www.umass.edu/events/activities-expo-fall-2014
Pi Delta Psi is an Asian interest cultural fraternity, the only one on UMass campus. The mission of Pi Delta Psi is to breakdown cultural barriers by fostering individual growth in all areas. 

September 2, 2014
4:00 pm

Haigis Mall

http://www.umass.edu/events/pi-delta-psi-intake
First- and second-year students needed for new research study. Compensation provided.

September 2, 2014
5:30 pm-8:00 pm

University Health Services (UHS)

http://www.umass.edu/events/research-study-first-and-second-year-students
As part of the UMass Amherst Outdoor Summer Arts Project, New York-based artist Jennifer Williams created two 12-feet by 24-feet banners for the south facade of the Fine Arts Center building.

August 1—December 7, 2014 6:00 am-11:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, FAC south facade

http://www.umass.edu/events/jennifer-williams-–-public-art-project
Using globs of dried paint, recycled fabric, paint rags, and decaying flowers, Sarah Meyers Brent’s mixed-media pieces flow out of and accrete to the canvas and walls. 

September 2—September 30, 2014, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Hampden Gallery

http://www.umass.edu/events/exhibit-sarah-meyers-brent-living-paint
The sculptures in this exhibition continue a metaphorical exploration of transition, joint dependence, support and coalescence.

September 2—September 30, 2014, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Hampden Gallery

http://www.umass.edu/events/exhibit-deborra-stewart-pettengill-zephyr
Drawing is an holistic and ritual activity of the body. The moment of making a mark is the ground of imagination (located in the body). 

September 2—September 30, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
September 7—September 28, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

http://www.umass.edu/events/art-exhibit-tim-mcdonald-it-rises-wide-open-space