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UMass Boston to Use $100K NEH Grant to Create Courses Focused on Boston Harbor & Coastal Communities

Colleen Locke | April 19, 2018

The National Endowment for the Humanities has given UMass Boston and its community partners a $99,774 grant to create a three-course sequence focused on Boston Harbor, the Boston Harbor Islands, and the diverse coastal communities surrounding the harbor that many UMass Boston students call home.

Kennedy Center Honors, and a Prestigious Apprenticeship Off Theatre Arts Season

Bill Doncaster | April 18, 2018

End of the World ends with recognition

UMass Boston Business Students Receive Krystle Campbell Scholarships

Vanessa Chatterley | April 17, 2018

UMass Boston students were selected to receive this year’s Krystle Campbell Scholarship.

UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab Provides Recommendations on Financing Climate Resilience

Colleen Locke | April 13, 2018

UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab released a report today with recommendations on how to finance solutions to one of the most pressing issues facing the Boston region, and the world, today: climate change.

UMass Boston Alum Focuses on Treating Whole Self in Third Act as Endurance Coach

Colleen Locke | April 12, 2018

Rob Reinhard ’03 says a holistic education at UMass Boston prepared him to be first a licensed mental health counselor and now an endurance and wellness coach who owns his own business.

UMass Boston Alumna to Deploy Health Care Services in Liberia Through Princeton in Africa Fellowship

Colleen Locke | April 05, 2018

Inspired by her time on an Honors College trip, Anny Rodriguez ’16 will be moving to Liberia this summer to serve as a 2018-2019 Princeton in Africa fellow. The Office of Fellowship Advising can assist with applications for fellowship opportunities.

Theatre Arts’ ‘End of the World’ Explores Tech, High School, Humanity

Bill Doncaster | April 04, 2018

Bekah Brunstetter's Nothing is the End of the World (except the end of the world) opens in University Hall Theatre

Doctoral Candidate Wins Society of Clinical Psychology’s First Diversity Award

Colleen Locke | March 30, 2018

Jennifer Martinez, a doctoral candidate in the Clinical Psychology PhD Program, is the first-ever recipient of the Society of Clinical Psychology’s Student Diversity Award, an award that honors a student for their exemplary contributions to diversity within the field of clinical psychology.

Pianist Laurence Berman Returns to UMass Boston Stage, Retired Professor Kicks Off Piano Fund

Bill Doncaster | March 29, 2018

Retired professor helps launch new piano fund for UMass Boston's music program.

UMass Research Portfolio Soars to Record-high $670 Million; UMass Boston Expenditures up 10 Percent

University of Massachusetts | March 28, 2018

Research expenditures at the University of Massachusetts rose to a record-high $670 million in Fiscal Year 2017, up $37 million over the previous year and $270 million since 2007. UMass Boston grew its research expenditures by nearly 10 percent, up $6 million from the prior year, to $69.7 million.