Students Integral to UMass Boston Partnership Development, Expansion ›
With more than 900 community partnerships documented in 2014, it’s clear faculty, staff, and students are making the university’s civic engagement mission a priority.
UMass Boston Student Writers Show Their Might/In Twitter Poetry Contest, Where Words Take Flight ›
Writers never know where a great idea will come from. Amy Gaeta found her inspiration in the freezer—a package of pork chops with a handwritten note attached.
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Tell Me a (Six-Word) Story ›
Ernest Hemingway once wrote a story that was only six words long. In that spirit, UMass Boston's Creative Writing Program has hosted its second annual six-word story contest.
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UMass Boston Faculty Win Creative Economy Grants from President Caret ›
UMass Boston faculty have received $87,000 from UMass President Robert Caret’s office to bring artistic and entrepreneurship opportunities to UMass Boston students, partners, and the community as a whole.
3 Professors, 2 Students Earn Fulbright Awards to Study Abroad ›
Social media, British literature, water supply will be subjects of inquiry for faculty winners
Education, Inclusion Discussed During UMass Boston Campus Conversation ›
UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley kicked off a conversation on access to education with remarks on civic virtue, public education, and democracy.
Student Playwrights Festival Kicks Off Wednesday With Free Readings ›
The Performing Arts Department kicks off its inaugural Student Playwrights Festival Wednesday with free staged readings of four plays written by UMass Boston students. Four fully-staged productions follow in March.
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Visiting Writer Howe Creates a Unique Kind of Prose that “Shatters into Poetry” ›
A major American poet and novelist, Fanny Howe is widely regarded as one of the most important writers of our times.
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Management Students Develop Ideas for Promoting Arts, Businesses in Upham’s Corner ›
Undergraduate students have developed ideas for promoting the arts and bringing businesses to Dorchester's Upham's Corner neighborhood. The university's partnership with Upham's Corner Main Street is one of more than 300.
UMass Boston Faculty Researchers Recognize Excellence, Look Ahead to 2013 ›
The 6th Annual Luncheon to Celebrate Faculty, Research Staff and Students for Their Contributions to Research, Innovation, Scholarship, and Creativity paid tribute to past accomplishments while looking forward to the future.