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Boston Labor Scholars, Leaders, Activists Convene to Analyze Current Labor Movement

Labor Resource Center | April 07, 2017

The first Boston Labor Conference opens dialogue on labor-community mobilization

UMass Boston’s Lloyd Schwartz to Read from First New Poetry Volume in 17 Years

Zach Herman | April 05, 2017

The Pulitzer Prize winner and English professor will read from and sign copies of "Little Kisses" at Harvard Book Store on Thursday.

Harbor Gallery Presents: “Of Things Which Do Not Appear”

Office of Communications | April 03, 2017

On exhibit from April 3 to May 4, "Of Things Which Do Not Appear" looks at the eyes and hands of machines. There's an opening reception on April 13 from 4 to 6.

Black Student Center’s Lynching Exhibit in Campus Center Through March 24

Colleen Locke | March 22, 2017

The Strange Fruit exhibit “Horror Stories of Lynching” features narratives of oppression hung from tree branches, spray-painted gold to represent power and beauty.

UMass Boston Honors Community Leaders at Annual Community Breakfast

Colleen Locke | March 22, 2017

UMass Boston presented Joyce Linehan ’96, ‘04, chief of policy for Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, with the Robert H. Quinn Award for Outstanding Community Leadership at the university's annual Community Breakfast Wednesday morning.

Sustainable Solutions Lab Co-Convenes International Meeting on Climate Adaptation Financing

Sustainable Solutions Lab | March 16, 2017

In partnership with the British Consulates of Boston and Miami and the Boston Green Ribbon Commission, the Sustainable Solutions Lab at UMass Boston co-convened a two-day event to discuss climate adaptation financing.

UMass Boston Alum John Ward Publishes First Novel, “The Citadel”

Zach Herman | March 09, 2017

2010 Political Science Grad Has 3-Book Publishing Deal; Debut on Sale Today

Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors Cast Announced, Tickets Now on Sale, Opens April 6

Bill Doncaster | March 08, 2017

Masks, mistaken identity, and Shakespeare's famous word play on hand at the spring theatre arts production

Performing Arts Announces Spring Faculty Concert Series

Bill Doncaster | March 08, 2017

UMass Boston's stellar music faculty take the stage in a series of musical explorations in the Recital Hall

UMass Boston PhD Students Eligible for New Program to Fund Dissertation Development

Colleen Locke | March 07, 2017

The goal of the UMass Boston-SSRC Transdisciplinary Dissertation Proposal Development Program is to provide guidance, mentorship, and a structure for developing and completing dissertation research proposals.