Event Calendar

February 2020

Thu, Feb 6, 2020

Russian Tea

9:00 pm Porter House, Common Room

Come and join the Russian House for Russian Tea! All students interested in Russian language or culture, no matter their level of language proficiency, are welcome. Food and tea are included!

Fri, Feb 7, 2020

Life Stories

Life Stories Lunch with Carol Bailey, Visiting Associate Professor of English

The Life Stories series provides a forum for the Amherst community to get to know each other outside of our professional and academic roles. At each lunch, a student, faculty or staff member will share a story from their lives, followed by the opportunity for participants to engage in reflection and discussion. Lunch provided.

Mon, Feb 10, 2020

Build Your Relationship Tabling

Come stop by the PA and SHE table at Keefe (Feb. 11, 11 AM-2 PM, Feb. 13, 11 AM- 1PM) for some information on healthy relationships and chocolates!

Splash! Planning Meeting

Splash! is a one-day program where middle and high school students come to Amherst and participate in classes taught by YOU...the college students. Splash! will be held on Saturday, April 4, in the Science Center. This meeting will be open to teacher registration and plan outreach and logistics. Contact amherstsplash@gmail.com for more information.

Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Build Your Relationship Tabling

Come stop by the PA and SHE table at Keefe (Feb. 11, 11 AM-2 PM, Feb. 13, 11 AM- 1PM) for some information on healthy relationships and chocolates!

Fri, Feb 14, 2020

Canine Valentine's Day

Canine Valentine’s Day

Come and get some puppy love on Valentine's Day! Dog treats and human treats will be provided. There will also be a craft station to make your own Valentine. Sponsored by the Counseling Center, the Science Center, and Alumni and Parent Programs.

Wed, Feb 19, 2020

"Mammoth logo with Amherst Dreaming Club meeting details"

Amherst Dreaming Club First Meeting

Amherst Dreaming Club invites you to its first meeting this Wednesday in Cohan Skylounge at 8 p.m. Open to all Amherst community members, Amherst Dreaming Club hopes to bring people together to share and learn about dreams, from lucid dreaming techniques to dream analysis. No previous experience required. Any questions can be directed to dshulman20@amherst.edu or mjohnson22@amherst.edu.

Thu, Feb 20, 2020

Russian Tea

9:00 pm Porter House, Common Room

Come and join the Russian House for Russian Tea! All students interested in Russian language or culture, no matter their level of language proficiency, are welcome. Food and tea are included!

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Life Stories

Life Stories Lunch with Sheila Jaswal, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Film Showing: "Queen & Slim"

There will be a discussion following Friday’s showing.

There will be food!

Synopsis: A young couple’s first date hits a snag when they inadvertently kill a police officer who pulled them over for a traffic infraction. However, as the truth of their story comes out, the country finds itself divided on the matter of the couple’s fate.

Sat, Feb 22, 2020

Film Showing: Queen & Slim

There will be a discussion following Friday’s showing.
There will be food!
Synopsis:
A young couple’s first date hits a snag when they inadvertently kill a police officer who pulled them over for a traffic infraction. However, as the truth of their story comes out, the country finds itself divided on the matter of the couple’s fate.

Mon, Feb 24, 2020

Ivy Watts: Mental Health Empowerment Speaker

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm Science Center, Lipton Lecture Hall

Join us as a former standout student-athlete shares her story, promoting self-worth and mental health practices based on her experience at the University of New Haven and beyond. This presentation is open to all students and members of the community and is co-sponsored by the Department of Athletics and the Community Mental Health Fund.

Thu, Feb 27, 2020

Peer Advocates for Sexual Respect 3rd Annual Community Promise

Join the Peer Advocates as we celebrate our community values through the lens of Healthy Relationships! This year, we posed the questions of “What Does a Healthy Relationship Look Like?” and “Why Do You Deserve to Have One?” Come hear the responses of your peers and members from the broader Amherst community!

Russian Tea

9:00 pm Porter House, Common Room

Come and join the Russian House for Russian Tea! All students interested in Russian language or culture, no matter their level of language proficiency, are welcome. Food and tea are included!

Intro Meeting Partners for Animal Welfare (PAW)

Come to the first meeting of Partners for Animal Welfare for the spring semester! The club is for anyone and everyone who loves animals. We will discuss events for the semester and gauge interest in shelter visits. There will be donuts! Everyone is welcome so bring your friends!

Fri, Feb 28, 2020

Wellness Party

Join us for lunch, raffle prizes, coloring and DIY self-care kits. We will be celebrating the end of the Wellness Challenge, but the event is open to anyone who would like to hear a little bit more about the Challenge or just enjoy a fun break.

Sat, Feb 29, 2020

Craft Night: Mug and Coaster Decorating

Come decorate mugs and coasters this Saturday at 8pm in the Friedmann Room! Presented by AC After Dark. There will be food! Supplies are limited.

Students Only