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Alumna Krysten Hill Wins St. Botolph Club Foundation Award

Maryalice Gill | August 02, 2016

Krysten Hill '13 is the second UMass Boston alumna in two years to win the St. Botolph Club Foundation’s Emerging Artist Award in literature.

3 UMass Boston Students, 2 Alumni Win Fulbright, Boren Fellowship Awards

Colleen Locke | May 19, 2016

Three current UMass Boston students and two alumni have won prestigious international fellowships that begin this summer. Four of the winners received grants through the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Program; the other was awarded a Boren Fellowship.

Community of Leaders Serves as Teachers for Honors College Students

Colleen Locke | May 06, 2016

Eleven students in the Becoming a Leader class have spent the spring semester gaining leadership lessons from an impressive roster of CEOs, politicians, nonprofit chiefs, and entrepreneurs.

In UMass Boston Twitter Poetry Contest, Limitation is a Trending Topic

Zach Herman | March 25, 2016

10 poems of 140 characters or less honored in third annual contest

Joiner Institute Presents Minoo Emami’s “The Aura of War” in UMass Boston’s Harbor Gallery

Office of Communications | March 17, 2016

The William Joiner Institute for the Study of War and Social Consequences presents Minoo Emami's "The Aura of War" from March 21 through April 26 in the Harbor Gallery. Emami’s work focuses on the consequences of war, with a particular focus on war’s effect on women.

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.

Call for Submissions: New Voices, New Stories

Bill Doncaster | February 16, 2016

Now accepting submissions from UMass Boston playwrights

Write a Poem in Exactly 140 Characters and Win Up to $100 in Gift Cards

Office of Communications | February 16, 2016

For the third consecutive year, the Creative Writing and MFA programs are sponsoring a Twitter Poetry Contest. Students have until Friday, March 4 at 5 p.m. to submit poems of exactly 140 characters to @UMBWrites.

UMass Boston Professors to Discuss Phillis Wheatley Saturday Before Theater Performance

Colleen Locke | February 11, 2016

A group of professors who make up the UMass Boston Public Humanities Collaborative will be leading a discussion Saturday at the Central Square Theater on Wheatley Hall namesake Phillis Wheatley.

UMass Boston Opens University Hall to Students

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | January 25, 2016

Today marks the beginning of the phased opening of University Hall, UMass Boston’s second new building in the last two years.