College Commencement, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

UMass Amherst 300 Massachusetts Ave, Amherst, MA

Graduate School     9:00 a.m. on campus at Mullins Center, 181 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA Undergraduate                 4:30 p.m. on campus at McGuirk Stadium, 181 Presidents Drive, Amherst, MA

Amherst, Independence Day

UMass Amherst 300 Massachusetts Ave, Amherst, MA

Fourth of July fireworks: The July 4 celebration at McGuirk Field, UMass. Fireworks are expected to begin at about 9:30 p.m. The day commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence by the 13 former British colonies on July 4, 1776. Massachusetts became the first state to recognize the Fourth of July as a statewide […]