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UMass Boston Professor Delivers Keynote Paper at a Global Conference in Britain

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | August 23, 2017

Adenrele Awotona speaks on global disasters and conference on social sciences and intrdisciplinary studies.

UMass Boston “Best in the Northeast” Again, Says Princeton Review

Office of Communications | August 18, 2017

This is the third year in a row that UMass Boston has made The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Northeast” list, and the fourth time overall the university has earned the designation.

UMass Boston One of the Best Values in Massachusetts

Office of Communications | April 14, 2017

A survey by SmartAsset.com finds UMass Boston is among the best values in Massachusetts.

UMass Boston Professor Contributes to Deliberations on Post-War Reconstruction in Iraqi-Kurdistan

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | March 07, 2017

Adenrele Awotona delivered the plenary speech on "Rebuilding Sinjar As If People Mattered."

UMass Boston’s Global Post-Disaster Studies Certificate No. 6 in Nation

Colleen Locke | February 15, 2017

The online resource SuccessfulStudent.org says UMass Boston has the sixth best online homeland security program in the country.

UMass Boston Establishes an Innovative Emergency and Disaster Management Program

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | January 27, 2017

UMass Boston’s new program builds on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security/FEMA’s Professional Development Series

UMass Boston Recognized on U.S. News 2017 List of Best Online Programs

Zach Herman | January 10, 2017

Leader in educational rankings highlights UMass Boston in three categories: Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, Best Online Business Programs, and Best Online Education Programs

Lowering Barriers to Learning Beyond the Classroom

College of Advancing and Professional Studies | December 12, 2016

Beacon’s Student Success Fellowship

CAPS Marketing Wins Awards

College of Advancing and Professional Studies | December 12, 2016

The College of Advancing and Professional Studies’ (CAPS) marketing team was recently recognized by the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA).

Computer Science Coming to a High School Near You

College of Advancing and Professional Studies | December 12, 2016

Teachers from across Boston attended the week-long Exploring Computer Science (ECS) course to gain proficiency in increasingly critical skills.