Opening Reception for Artist Todd Pavlisko Installation
Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pavlisko’s work celebrates through mixed media a representation of jazz great Charlie Parker. In addition to some of the artist’s signature media such as drawing and sculpture the exhibition is punctuated by a floor-to-ceiling backdrop of thousands of Play-Doh cans, carefully arranged to essentially “frame” the entire show.
Exhibit runs August 26 through October 15, 2016.
UMass Tailgate at the New England Revolution
Date: September 10, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Join us for a UMass tailgate as the New England Revolution take on New York City FC on September 10, 2016.
UMass Boston Film Series with Talk Backs by Directors
Date: September 18, 2016 to December 15, 2016
The UMass Boston Film Series represents a powerful and varied mix of independent film gems, audience favorites, and works that have shaped the cinema landscape. Each screening will be followed by a Q&A.
Parent and Family Brunch 2016
Date: September 18, 2016
Join us for this complimentary brunch and the opportunity to meet UMass Boston faculty and administrators.
Conflict Resolution Alumni Panel
Date: September 19, 2016
Time: 5:30 PM
Join us as we host former conflict resolution students who have gone on to professional success in a variety of settings. Learn more about these dynamic individuals’ current fields, positions and career paths to enhance your own career development.
Jillian Furman, Organizational Change Management Consultant, Corporate Finance, State Street via Xyster Consulting Inc.
Tal Lieber, Executive Director, Mediator, and Trainer, MetroWest Mediation Services
John Sarrouf, Director of Program Development and Strategic Partnerships, Public Conversations Project
Madison Thompson, Organizational Consultant, The Mediation Group
Part of the Conflict Resolution Colloquium Series
Faculty and Staff Donor Appreciation Reception
Date: September 27, 2016
Business Accounting and Finance Career Expo
Date: September 27, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM
Employers and UMass Boston student and alumni job seekers meet to figure out the next big career move! Sponsored by the College of Management and the Office of Career Services and Internships.
What’s Holding YOU Back in Business? Free Online Session
Date: September 28, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Come learn how to get laser-focused on what you want, how to get more confidence and how to create an action plan for success.
You will learn how to identify what is holding you back and how to push past those fears and doubts.
You will leave with practical tools and strategies to set goals, be more focused and productive and start seeing amazing results.
Erin Moran McCormick, director of the Entrepreneurship Center at UMass Boston and author of Year of Action – How to Stop Waiting & Start Living Your BIG, Fabulous Life, will teach you practical action steps to kick your career up a notch and move past the fears and doubts that hold you back.
Retired Faculty Luncheon
Date: October 4, 2016
Business Bootcamp for Women
Date: October 10, 2016 to December 9, 2016
Want to kick your career up a notch -
but not sure where to start? Start here.
OPEN HOUSE 2016
Date: October 15, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
University Hall Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Date: October 17, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM
Join the university to celebrate our spectacular new building, University Hall.
Program: 4 p.m.
Tours and Reception 5 p.m.
Details to come.
Managing Difficult Conversations- Race, Ethnicity, and Religion
Date: October 22, 2016
Time: 9:30 AM
Conflict Resolution Workshop: Why is there so much conflict around issues of racial, ethnic, and religious identity? What can you do to address it on your campus or in your community?
Change Management Workshops (Center for Collaborative Leadership)
Date: November 2, 2016 to May 10, 2017
Change management skills are essential for organizations to remain competitive in today's business environment. Don't let yourself or your organization be left behind! The Center for Collaborative Leadership's workshops help you learn new skills to apply immediately to your workplace for personal and organizational growth.
New England Women's Policy Conference
Date: November 18, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Join us for the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy's second biennial conference and learn how to promote economic security for women and their families.
Boston State College Celebration and Education for Service Awards 2016
Date: December 1, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Each year the Education for Service Award is bestowed upon individuals who exemplify the "Education for Service" motto in their personal and professional lives. This event is a reunion for all Boston State College and Boston Teachers College Alumni.