- Audience at Public Affairs Career Panel and Honor Society Induction told, “MSPA Rocks!”
McCormack Grad School holds annual public affairs career event and first honor society induction.
- UMass Boston Alumna Appointed as First Director of Development at McCormack Grad School
Conflict resolution alumna, Vanessa DiCarlo, becomes new fundraising chief for her alma mater.
- Alumnae of Women in Politics Program Gather with Founders
UMass Boston and Boston College graduates reunite for reunion and networking event.
- UMass Boston’s Policy School Showcases Community Partnerships
At recent UMass Boston event, McCormack Grad School showcases their community engagement activities.
- Gerontology Alumnus Explains How to Bridge the Gap Between Researcher and Policymaker
James Bulot, PhD tells students to become a policy maven to understand and straddle both worlds
- Who Will Win March Madness? UMass Boston Alumnus Andrew Clark Can Probably Tell You
Clark '09 has picked five of the last eight Final Four champions, and his book offers tips on how to ace your NCAA bracket
- In Memorium: Alumnus Joseph Morrissey
The Graduate Programs in Conflict Resolution are saddened by the death of Joseph Morrissey, a young and accomplished alumnus.
- Public Affairs Career Panel and Pi Alpha Alpha Induction Ceremony
Hear how an MS in public affairs enhanced the careers of our alumni and join us for the Pi Alpha Alpha honor society induction.
- UMass Boston Alumna Gina McCarthy Nominated as EPA Chief
The Dorchester native, who graduated from UMass Boston in 1976, was a driving force behind many clear air regulations passed during President Obama's first term.
- MSPA Alumnus Appointed Suffolk County Sheriff
Steve Tompkins, a 2011 public affairs graduate, takes the helm of the state's largest sheriff's office.
- MGS Alumni Start Nonprofit to Train Youth Farmers in Ethiopia
Alumni from public affairs and international relations establish innovative educational program for disconnected youth.
- Career Expo 2013
Full-time and part-time jobs and internship opportunities!
- Alumna, History Professor Collaborate to Prepare Students for College
Students in alumna Elizabeth Pilla’s AP and Honors United States History classes might just have an advantage when they take their exams this spring, after receiving some preparation tips from a UMass Boston professor.
- From Paper to Stage: Students, Alumni Invited to Write Plays for First-Ever Festival
UMass Boston students and alumni have until October 31 to submit short plays for consideration for the first-ever Student Playwrights Festival.
- Live Broadcast of “NightSide with Dan Rea”
UMass Boston will host a live radio broadcast of WBZ's evening public affairs program, "NightSide with Dan Rea."
- Career Help Doesn’t End with Commencement; First Senior Career Day June 12
Senior Career Day will take place Tuesday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the eleventh floor of Healey Library.
- “Celebration of Support” Event Extends Gratitude
This annual scholarship event connects University of Massachusetts Boston students with donors.
- UMass Boston Honors Alumnus and Community Leader Peter J. Berlandi
The University of Massachusetts Boston will honor community advocate Peter J. Berlandi on April 30 at its 8th Annual Scholarship Gala, an evening benefit that has raised more than $500,000 for a new scholarship for students from the metropolitan Boston area.
- Alumna Bei Wu Presents Guest Lecture on Aging and Oral Health
Gerontology PhD Alum lectures on “Aging, Race/Ethnicity, and Oral Health in the U.S.”
- Fulbright Award Recipient Liz Doles ’07 Captures Sri Lanka through Pinhole Photography
In Colombo, Sri Lanka, UMass Boston alumna Liz Doles is taking in life and landmarks through an unusual lens: her homemade pinhole camera.
- UMass Boston Alumnus’ Documentary to Air on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network on March 1
UMass Boston alumnus and adjunct professor Chico Colvard’s documentary Family Affair will make its national TV premiere on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network on March 1 at 8 p.m.
- MS Public Affairs Career Night
Please join us for our first MS Public Affairs Career Night featuring a panel of MSPA program alums. Find out what they’re doing with their degrees, how they got there, and much more!
- Public Policy Alumna Earns Presidential Award at San Francisco State
Jennifer Shea, PhD selected for competitive professional development award
- MSPA Alumna Promoted to Deputy Director at the MBTA
Tammy Powell puts her public affairs degree to work in new role.
- Career Symposium
Alumni with degrees in the liberal arts will return to campus to share with students how they shaped their career paths and ended up in their current roles.
- Seven Inducted into UMass Boston/Boston State College Hall of Fame
Steven Burns, John “Gabby” Douglas, Alfreda Harris, Paul Murphy, Raymond O’Malley, Joshua Stolp, and Dan Rea were inducted into the Hall of Fame on October 13, 2011.
- UMass Boston/Boston State College to Induct Seven into Hall of Fame
UMass Boston will induct six UMass Boston and Boston State College alumni and a former women’s basketball coach into the Hall of Fame on October 13, 2011.
- Alumni Association’s $1 Million Gift Will Support Students, Cultivate Philanthropy
UMass Boston is receiving an unprecedented gift from its alumni: a commitment of $1 million to be used for scholarships, programs, and initiatives.
- UMass Boston Alumni Association to Give $1 Million to the University
The UMass Boston Alumni Association has committed to giving $1 million for student scholarships, campus programs, and matching future gifts.
- UMass Boston Alum Leading the Efforts to Rebuild Haiti
UMass Boston alumnus Patrick Gaston, now executive in residence to the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund, was drawn to reconnect with UMass Boston.
- More Than 500 Students, Alumni Look for Jobs at Career Expo 2011
UMass Boston offered students a chance to meet one-on-one with potential employers at Career Expo 2011.
- Find a Job: Career Expo 2011 Matches UMass Boston Students and Alumni with Employers
More than 50 employers from a variety of industries in New England will be looking for employees they can hire from UMass Boston at Career Expo 2011.
- Boston State College Graduates Gather for Fourth Annual Celebration
More than 140 Boston State College graduates gathered for the Fourth Annual Boston Stage College Celebration and Education for Service Awards reception.
- Chancellor Appoints UMass Boston Board of Visitors
A new University of Massachusetts Boston Board of Visitors comprised of about 50 alumni, leaders, and friends of the university has been established.
- Family is the Focus of 1997 JFK Winner’s Documentary Film
Chico Colvard, 1997 JFK Award winner and adjunct instructor in law, race and media, is quickly gaining national attention with his award-winning documentary.
- Chancellor Appoints University’s Board of Visitors
Chancellor Motley hand-picked local and national leaders from the for-profit, nonprofit, and private and public sectors to serve on the Board of Visitors.