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UMass Boston Hosts Leadership Forum on Early Education, Launches New Innovation Lab and Accelerator

Office of Communications | May 16, 2017

The accelerator will provide mentoring, networking, and access to capital necessary to start and grow businesses through a cohort-based program.

UMass Boston Partners with BPS to Provide Additional Training for Minority Women Educators

Colleen Locke | July 15, 2016

UMass Boston is partnering with Boston Public Schools on the new Women Educators of Color Executive Coaching Program. The 15-month program gives minority women educators mentors, peer support, and the opportunity to take classes in UMass Boston’s educational administration programs for credit.

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.

Office for Faculty Development Celebrates UMass Boston Authors

Colleen Locke | December 07, 2015

In the 2014-2015 academic year, 32 UMass Boston faculty members published books or completed major musical compositions. They were honored on Thursday at the third annual Provost’s Book Party.

NERCHE Director to Be Honored for Lifetime Commitment to Community Engagement

Office of Communications | September 29, 2015

The Academy of Community Engagement Scholarship (ACES) will induct John Saltmarsh as a member of its second class during a ceremony at Pennsylvania State University on Wednesday.

Improving STEM Education

Arthur Eisenkraft, PhD | September 17, 2015

Increasing the capacity of Teacher-Leadership

New Videos Showcase UMass Boston’s Post Master’s Certificate Program in Early Education

Anne Douglass, PhD | September 17, 2015

UMass Boston's Post Master’s Certificate Program in Early Education Research, Policy, and Practice has released two new videos to show how their program supports leadership for change from within the early education and care field.

School Psychology, Community Partners Address Behavioral Health Needs

Melissa Pearrow, PhD | September 17, 2015

School Psych Teams Up with Boston Public Schools and Boston Children's Hospital

UMass Boston Professors and Staff Member Honored for Mentoring Graduate Students

James G. Mortenson | June 23, 2015

Awards are named after Joan H. Liem in honor of her 40-plus years of mentoring at UMass Boston.

Classes for UMass Boston’s New Education PhD Programs Start This Summer

Colleen Locke | May 18, 2015

Classes will begin this summer for students in UMass Boston’s new Leadership in Urban Schools EdD/PhD program. The Board of Higher Education approved the new degree program, along with a new Early Childhood Education PhD program, late last year.