South African Activist Praises Response to Boston Marathon Bombings ›
Albie Sachs, an anti-apartheid activist, car bombing survivor, and one of the authors of South Africa’s constitution, praised the response of UMass Boston students following the Boston Marathon bombings.
Stopping Climate Change, A Global Responsiblity ›
UN climate chief Christiana Figueres talks about climate conflict at recent UMass Boston event.
The Week in Beacons Sports (April 22-April 28) ›
For the first time in UMass Boston history, all five spring sports teams have qualified for the postseason.
UMass Boston Students Show Bravery Amid Chaos at Marathon ›
Marathon Monday started with bright smiles for the UMass Boston students who volunteered to be members of a medical "sweep team" for runners in distress. When tragedy struck, theirs became a story of bravery amid chaos
UMass Boston Alumni Association Helps Boston Marathon Victims ›
Our Alumni Association feels compelled to do something tangible as we hold close in our hearts those killed and injured on Marathon Monday. A contribution to the One Fund Boston is a small way to do that.
James Gustave Speth to Deliver 2013 UMass Boston Commencement Address ›
Chancellor J. Keith Motley has announced that James Gustave “Gus” Speth, co-founder of the Natural Resources Defense Council and the World Resources Institute, will deliver the principal address at the University of Massachusetts Boston’s 45th commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 31, 2013.
Huru Leaving UMass Boston for New Home in San Francisco ›
The recycled steel sculpture, on loan to the university since 1997, will be displayed in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge
United Nations Climate Leader Christiana Figueres to Speak at UMass Boston ›
Christiana Figueres, the top United Nations leader on climate change, will speak at the University of Massachusetts Boston on April 24.
The Week in Beacons Sports (April 8-April 21) ›
The men’s tennis team is enjoying an eight-game winning streak, which matches the longest unbeaten stretch in team history.
Community Partnerships Forged, Strengthened at Annual UMass Boston Symposium ›
The event, hosted by the Office of Community Partnerships, connects the worlds of academia and civic service to create vital social programs inside and outside of Boston.