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UMass Boston Professor Publishes Book on Global Disaster Resilience

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | October 27, 2016

The book focuses on a bottom-up approach to disaster risk reduction and the building of community resilience

Teaching Teachers in Emerging Tech

College of Advancing and Professional Studies | September 07, 2016

teachers from around the country sharpened their skills in fields like computer programming, information technology, and data science at the National Summer Institute

Magazine Honors UMass Boston for Focus on Diversity, Inclusion

Office of Communications | September 02, 2016

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has given UMass Boston a Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.

UMass Boston “Best in the Northeast” for Second Straight Year

Office of Communications | August 31, 2016

The University of Massachusetts Boston is one of the featured schools on The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Northeast” list for 2017.

ESL Students Spend Amazing Day in Boston

College of Advancing and Professional Studies | August 30, 2016

The advanced students of the College of Advancing and Professional Studies’ English as Second Language program got to experience Boston as never before.

UMass Boston’s Engagement with Global Disasters 2008-2016

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | May 23, 2016

CRSCAD partners with global organizations to explore and provide original perspectives on local and global disasters.

UMass Boston Lecturer Nominated Twice for the Nobel Peace Prize

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | May 13, 2016

Evelin Lindner was nominated in 2015 and 2016 for her compassionate service and action to bring peace and dignity to all.

UMass Boston Faculty Will Return to China for Summer Graduate Seminar

Zach Herman | March 07, 2016

The 12 faculty members who joined last year's trip to Xi'an will discuss their experiences on Tuesday at 2:30 in the Campus Center.

CSP Releases “Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership’s Family Self-Sufficiency Program Evaluation”

Stephanie Geheran | February 18, 2016

An innovative federal program to lift families out of poverty is being implemented more effectively in Greater Boston compared to nationally, according to fresh research.

UMass Boston Professor Contributes to Landmark Publication on Architecture

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | December 02, 2015

Adenrele Awotona pens a chapter on design for disaster preparation and mitigation.