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New Voices, New Stories Plays Selected

Bill Doncaster | May 16, 2016

Seven UMass Boston playwrights' work selected for staged readings in October.

Theatre Arts Professor Honored for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts

Bill Doncaster | May 12, 2016

Prof. Rafael Jaen in the Performing Arts Department honored by Salem State University

Missing Commencement for Track & Field Championship, National Champion Dons Cap and Gown Early

Colleen Locke | May 11, 2016

Senior Hulerie McGuffie will be representing the Beacons one last time in both the 200- and 400-meter dash at the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championship Meet, so she'll be missing commencement. On Monday, she had a chance to don her cap and gown early.

UMass Boston Costume Design Professor to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Colleen Locke | May 10, 2016

Rafael Jaen, assistant professor of costume design, will receive the Lifetime Achievement in the Arts Award from Salem State University on Tuesday, May 10.

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.

UMass Boston Sophomore Named One of Top Student Leaders in Country

Colleen Locke | May 03, 2016

Sophomore psychology major Joel Colon is one of 218 student leaders nationwide to receive the 2016 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellows Award.

Spring Dance Concert a “show of shows,” May 6 & 7

Bill Doncaster | April 29, 2016

The Spring Dance Concert features includes a number of remarkable dancers appearing at UMass Boston as students for the last time

Harbor Gallery Presents: “Poets”

Office of Communications | April 29, 2016

On exhibit from May 2 to May 12, "Poets" features the work of Lecturer in Art Zach Horn's painting students.

Spring Performance in Jazz, Orchestra, and Chorus Set to Begin

Bill Doncaster | April 27, 2016

Live, free performances of UMass Boston's music students

Polaroid Stories Cast, Crew, Nominated for Kennedy Center Honors

Bill Doncaster | April 21, 2016

Nominations for acting, dramaturgy, design of spring Theatre Arts production