UMass Boston is home to a minor in Native American and indigenous studies and four minority research institutions, including the Institute for New England Native American Studies.
Special Exhibition: "Richard Yarde: Portraits," curated by Carol G.J. Scollans, opens September 5 in the University Hall Gallery.
OUT’SIGHT: pop-up exhibition at the University Hall Gallery
Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts Rafael Jaen was recently honored as one of five University of Massachusetts faculty to receive the 2017 Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Three UMass Boston faculty members have received awards from the Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for 2017-2018: David Timmons, assistant professor of economics, Emilio Sauri, associate professor of English, and Robert Brock, adjunct faculty in the School for the Environment.
"The Salt House" is now available from Touchstone Books
Three UMass Boston alumni will be representing the university abroad this summer as Fulbright recipients.
Joan Donovan is 84 years old and a freshly minted graduate. Six children, ten grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren later, she has earned a bachelor's degree in English from UMass Boston.
Daniela Bravo-Terkia, who emigrated from Chile with her family at age 12, received the John F. Kennedy Award for Academic Excellence on Friday at UMass Boston’s 49th Commencement exercises.
Three UMass Boston professors were honored at the undergraduate commencement ceremony for distinguished teaching, scholarship, and service.