Governor Patrick Appoints Dean Stephen Crosby to Chair Massachusetts Gaming Commission ›
Governor Deval Patrick has appointed Stephen Crosby, dean of the McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, as chair of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
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Former Olympian Marion Jones Tells UMass Boston Students to Take a Break ›
Jones spoke to UMass Boston students, faculty, and staff about stepping back and thinking through the consequences of their actions at a talk on Friday, Dec. 9.
Updated Format Enriches Faculty Celebration ›
Attendees at the annual Distinguished Teaching Award faculty lecture on November 28 were treated to a new format: all three 2011 Chancellor's Award winners.
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Zapoint and Commonwealth Compact Announce New Tool to Enable Employer Diversity Initiatives ›
Zapoint, the leader in career management solutions, and UMass Boston’s Commonwealth Compact are taking their partnership to a new level in 2012.
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International Workshop Examines Post-Disaster Rebuilding in Japan and Global Social Vulnerabilities ›
The Japan earthquake took center stage at an international workshop hosted by the Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities After Disasters last month.
UMass Boston Mourns Professor Jalal Alamgir ›
The Political Science Department will host a university-wide memorial next semester for Associate Professor of Political Science Jalal Almagir, who passed away December 3, 2011.
New Master’s Program to Sharpen Students’ Skills in Urban Issues, Inequality ›
Applications for the MA in Applied Economics are being accepted through February 15.
UMass Boston to Host Beacon Tailgate Party on Saturday ›
UMass Boston will host a Beacon Tailgate Party at the Clark Athletic Center on Saturday, December 10, beginning at 1 p.m. as the men's and women's basketball teams take on Keene State.
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Former Olympian Marion Jones to Speak at UMass Boston December 9 ›
Former Olympic track star Marion Jones will visit the University of Massachusetts Boston Friday, December 9.
UMass Boston Students to Dance for Those Who Can’t ›
A UMass Boston student is organizing the university's first dance marathon on December 3 to benefit Children’s Hospital Boston.