Event Calendar

November 2018

Fri, Nov 2, 2018

Queer Talk

Join the QRC and our counselors, Dr. Darien and Dr. Erickson, for a weekly discussion on topics related to being queer/trans at Amherst. There will be snacks and great conversation!

Mon, Nov 5, 2018

Math & Stats Table, Mondays at noon in Terrace Room A

Math & Stats Table

Please join us on Mondays in the Terrace Room A of Valentine Hall. Relax and enjoy lunch with your Math & Stats friends.

Tue, Nov 6, 2018

Love Black Love

The Queer Resource Center and the Black Student Union presents Love Black Love. Join us in a discussion on what Black love is, and how Black people can form loving relationships. We will also pay close attention to non-cisheteronormative relationships

Wed, Nov 7, 2018

Wall Street Journal Wednesdays

Please join Stephanie Hockman, Loeb Center program director for careers in business and finance, for a weekly informal discussion on any of your favorite Wall Street Journal articles. This informal lunch group will meet every Wednesday from noon – 1 p.m. in Terrace Room B on the lower level of Valentine Hall. Grab some lunch and join the discussion!

Trans Empowerment Nonbinary Affinity Space

Join the Women’s and Gender Center and Queer Resource Center for our Trans Empowerment Week installment of Nonbinary Affinity Space. We will have snacks and talk about what empowerment and community look like for us. This space is meant to center the voices and experiences of nonbinary students, faculty and staff.

Thu, Nov 8, 2018

QTPOC Dinner with Alok Vaid-Menon

QTPOC Dinner with Alok Vaid-Menon

Join us for a QTPOC dinner with Alok Vaid-Menon! This event specifically centers queer and trans people of color.
Alok (they/them) is a gender non-conforming performance artist, writer, educator and entertainer. Their eclectic sense of style, political comedy and poetic challenge to the gender binary have been internationally renowned. Alok was recently the youngest recipient of the Live Works Performance Act Award granted to ten performance artists across the world. They have been featured on HBO, MTV, The Guardian, National Geographic, The New York Times and more.

Fri, Nov 9, 2018

Queer Talk

Join the QRC and our counselors, Dr. Darien and Dr. Erickson, for a weekly discussion on topics related to being queer/trans at Amherst. There will be snacks and great conversation!

Sun, Nov 11, 2018

Project ReCul Meeting

Are you interested in preserving regional culture? Project ReCul is a student-run group that aims to strengthen cultural diversity by providing a global platform that empowers youth to rediscover their regional cultures through languages and dialects and express their merits through the arts. We aim to afford youth a platform of expression in own their tongue. If you want to learn more about Project ReCul, please come to our table at Valentine Hall on Sunday at 1 p.m. on the Mezzanine Level.

Mon, Nov 12, 2018

Math & Stats Table, Mondays at noon in Terrace Room A

Math & Stats Table

Please join us on Mondays in the Terrace Room A of Valentine Hall. Relax and enjoy lunch with your Math & Stats friends.

Artificial Intelligence Club

Come to the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Club for pizza & heated debates on the nature of (machine) intelligence, the ethics of facial recognition, the economic impact of self-driving cars and much more! We'll also discuss (optional) planned machine learning projects for the semester.

Everyone is welcome! To participate:
- You do not need to know how to code!
- You do not need any CS experience!

Wed, Nov 14, 2018

Wall Street Journal Wednesdays

Please join Stephanie Hockman, Loeb Center program director for careers in business and finance, for a weekly informal discussion on any of your favorite Wall Street Journal articles. This informal lunch group will meet every Wednesday from noon – 1 p.m. in Terrace Room B on the lower level of Valentine Hall. Grab some lunch and join the discussion!

Fri, Nov 16, 2018

Queer Talk

Join the QRC and our counselors, Dr. Darien and Dr. Erickson, for a weekly discussion on topics related to being queer/trans at Amherst. There will be snacks and great conversation!

Mon, Nov 19, 2018

Math & Stats Table, Mondays at noon in Terrace Room A

Math & Stats Table

Please join us on Mondays in the Terrace Room A of Valentine Hall. Relax and enjoy lunch with your Math & Stats friends.

Mon, Nov 26, 2018

Math & Stats Table, Mondays at noon in Terrace Room A

Math & Stats Table

Please join us on Mondays in the Terrace Room A of Valentine Hall. Relax and enjoy lunch with your Math & Stats friends.

Study Abroad Pre-departure Meeting

If you're studying away in Spring 2019...

1. Attend one pre-departure meeting! We have scheduled them early (November 26 at 7 p.m. and December 6 at 4 p.m.) since we know end of term is very busy for you. Kindly R.S.V.P. for a meeting by Friday, November 23.

2. Submit your educational leave form by December 1.

3. Meet with Dean Kate Gentile (x2296) if you receive financial aid to learn how your aid package will transfer.

Students Only

Wed, Nov 28, 2018

Wall Street Journal Wednesdays

Please join Stephanie Hockman, Loeb Center program director for careers in business and finance, for a weekly informal discussion on any of your favorite Wall Street Journal articles. This informal lunch group will meet every Wednesday from noon – 1 p.m. in Terrace Room B on the lower level of Valentine Hall. Grab some lunch and join the discussion!