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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.

UMass Boston Group Returns to China for Summer Institute

Zach Herman | August 10, 2016

John Hess leads team of 7 faculty, staff teaching courses in English to Chinese graduate students

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.

Two Days of UMass Boston Commencement Celebrations Begin With Grad Ceremony

Zach Herman and Crystal Valencia | May 26, 2016

1,340 graduate, doctoral students honored; undergraduates to be celebrated on Friday

Fulbright-Winning UMass Boston Professor to Work in Tanzania

Colleen Locke | May 20, 2016

Assistant Professor Angela Stone-MacDonald has received a Fulbright grant to teach early childhood education in Tanzania this September.

Co-Developer of UMass Boston’s Early Childhood Program Receives Early Education Award

Colleen Locke | April 27, 2016

Mary Lu Love, an instructor in the Early Education and Care in Inclusive Settings Program, has received the Boston Association for the Education of Young Children’s Abigail Eliot Award for making a difference in the field of early education and care.

UMass Boston Graduate Programs Rise in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

Colleen Locke | March 18, 2016

The education programs have risen five spots since their last ranking in 2015; the public affairs program has gained 10 spots since it was last evaluated in 2012.

Mayor Walsh to Celebrate Graduates of UMass Boston Co-Led Early Education Business Center Saturday

Colleen Locke | March 17, 2016

Anne Douglass will be among those meeting with Boston Mayor Marty Walsh on Saturday about a new UMass Boston partnership that’s providing support to predominately women-run early education and care businesses in Roxbury.

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.

UMass Boston Earns Carnegie Classification for ‘Higher Research Activity’

Zach Herman | February 05, 2016

Designation is another milestone in the university's evolution as a hub for world-changing research.