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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.

UMass Boston Postdoc Wins National Children’s Literature Award

Colleen Locke | March 16, 2018

Susan Tan, a postdoctoral teaching fellow in UMass Boston’s English Department, just received a national award for her debut novel, Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire.

Newest Honors College Professor Enjoys Teaching the Small Classes the Honors College Offers

Colleen Locke | March 09, 2018

Randy Corpuz is the newest professor to hold a joint appointment with the Honors College.

Here’s the Dish: How We Talk About Food Says Something About Health, UMass Boston Professor Finds

Vanessa Chatterley | February 23, 2018

Assistant Professor of Communication Gamze Yilmaz's study found that language varies significantly in healthy cities versus unhealthy ones.

‘End of the world’ is April 5. Get tickets

Bill Doncaster | February 21, 2018

Theatre Arts' spring production of Bekah Brunstetter's 2013 comedy/drama, tickets now on sale

After the War: UMass Boston Scholar Leads Women in Examining Economies That Work for Women

Office of Communications | February 20, 2018

UMass Boston's Consortium on Gender, Security, and Human Rights has prepared a report based on a July 2017 gathering of feminist security scholars and feminist political economists.

UMass Boston’s Jacques Matellus Wins National Kennedy Center Acting Award

Bill Doncaster | February 06, 2018

Back to back top honors for UMass Boston actors

Felicia Martis ’16 Sings Her Way to Universal Studios Japan

Bill Doncaster | January 24, 2018

7,000 mile detour on a singers path to a music education career

12 PhD Students Chosen to Participate in Transdisciplinary Dissertation Proposal Development Program

Office of Graduate Studies | January 24, 2018

The Office of Graduate Studies has chosen 12 doctoral students from across the university to participate in this special program to help them develop their dissertation proposals.

HARD: Subversive Representation in Harbor Gallery Through March 9

Office of Communications | January 22, 2018

HARD: Subversive Representation is a group exhibition that brings together artworks from self-identified female artists who take different approaches to representing female subjects, often through subversive frameworks.