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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.

Professor Arthur Eisenkraft to Receive National Science Board Public Service Award

Office of Communications | April 25, 2017

The award honors exemplary public service in promoting public understanding of science and engineering.

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’s Anne Douglass to Boston City Council: Early Care Investment Needed

Colleen Locke | March 30, 2017

The executive director of UMass Boston’s Institute for Early Education Leadership and Innovation, testified before a Boston City Council committee about the need for quality early care and education and the need to support small child care-related

UMass Boston Honors Community Leaders at Annual Community Breakfast

Colleen Locke | March 22, 2017

UMass Boston presented Joyce Linehan ’96, ‘04, chief of policy for Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, with the Robert H. Quinn Award for Outstanding Community Leadership at the university's annual Community Breakfast Wednesday morning.

UMass Boston’s Graduate Nursing and Education Programs Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

Colleen Locke | March 14, 2017

U.S. News & World Report's 2018 edition of Best Graduate Schools includes three UMass Boston graduate programs.

UMass Boston PhD Students Eligible for New Program to Fund Dissertation Development

Colleen Locke | March 07, 2017

The goal of the UMass Boston-SSRC Transdisciplinary Dissertation Proposal Development Program is to provide guidance, mentorship, and a structure for developing and completing dissertation research proposals.

AG Healey, 3Point Foundation, UMass Boston Announce New Youth Anti-Violence Program

Office of Communications | January 31, 2017

Attorney General Maura Healey today announced a new innovative partnership with the 3Point Foundation and UMass Boston aimed at preventing and reducing youth gun violence in the state’s urban areas.

Honors Students Partner with BPS on Street Trauma Research, Present Findings to Superintendent Chang

Colleen Locke | January 30, 2017

UMass Boston students taking the class Understanding Their Experiences with Street Trauma: Youth Participatory Action Research Methods were co-researchers with students at Community Academic of Health and Sciences (CASH) High School in Dorchester on a photovoice research project in fall 2016.

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