UMass Boston Students, Professors Spotlighted on What’s In Store
September 26, 2011
Office of Communications
Students and Faculty to Share the UMass Boston Story with New England Audience
University of Massachusetts Boston students and professors will share what makes the school stand out among other urban public universities this week on TV 38 and WBZ-TV. UMass Boston is one of three colleges that will be featured on WBZ-TV’s What’s In Store on September 28 and October 1.
What’s In Store is WBZ-TV’s half-hour lifestyle show that highlights unique places, products, and services throughout New England. It airs Wednesdays at 10:30 p.m. on TV 38 and Saturdays at 11:30 p.m. on WBZ-TV.
Chancellor J. Keith Motley; Rajini Srikanth, professor of English, director of the University Honors Program, and associate provost for faculty affairs; Philip Quaglieri, dean of the College of Management; and students Jill Ferreira, Anthony Akl, and Serena Wang, will all be featured on the program.
The UMass Boston episode will air at 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28 on TV 38, and 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 1 on WBZ-TV. UMass Boston is the first segment in the half-hour program.
About UMass Boston
With a growing reputation for innovative research addressing complex issues, the University of Massachusetts Boston, metropolitan Boston’s only public university, offers its diverse student population both an intimate learning environment and the rich experience of a great American city. UMass Boston’s eight colleges and graduate schools serve 16,000 students while engaging local, national, and international constituents through academic programs, research centers, and public service activities. To learn more about UMass Boston, visit www.umb.edu.