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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

UMass Boston Grad Student Named to El Planeta’s Power Under 30 List

Colleen Locke | April 19, 2016

El Planeta, the largest Spanish-language newspaper in New England, counts Tariana V. Little '12 '17 as one of the most influential young leaders for the Hispanic community in Massachusetts.

Students Connect Boston’s Busing Past to Present through Digital Archives

Maryalice Gill | April 15, 2016

Director of UMass Boston’s Archives program Marilyn Morgan chose Boston’s busing crisis as the focus of her new course, Transforming Archives in a Digital Age.

Congressman Mike Capuano Talks Ethics and Politics at UMass Boston

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 08, 2016

U.S. Representative Michael Capuano joined author and Yale philosophy professor Jason Stanley at UMass Boston on Thursday.

Nelson on Economic Ethics

Dave Timmons | April 07, 2016

Professor Julie Nelson has a new book chapter on ethics in economics.

Christiana Figueres, Architect of Paris Agreement, Returns to UMass Boston

Zach Herman | April 07, 2016

Executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change speaks to packed house at Edward M. Kennedy Institute

Polaroid Stories Opens, Classical Mythology Meets Dangerous World of Teen Runaways

Bill Doncaster | April 07, 2016

Theatre Arts spring production explores teenage homelessness

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

Music Faculty Mary Oleskiewicz Plays Bach Sonatas in the Forbidden City

Bill Doncaster | March 21, 2016

UMass Boston's Mary Oleskiewicz, a world-class flautist, brings Bach Sonatas to one of China's premier venues