Sociology Students Help Fellow UMass Boston Students, Stock Food Pantry ›
UMass Boston’s food pantry is a bit fuller these days, thanks in part to Lecturer in Sociology Jacqueline Lageson’s students, who collected 2,490 food items over the past six weeks.
Distinguished Faculty Award Winners Reflect on 50 Years of UMass Boston ›
Professors Elizabeth Fay, Bob Chen, and Catherine Lynde were honored at commencement in the spring, and at a luncheon last week.
UMass Boston Celebrates Research Achievements at 8th Annual Luncheon ›
Faculty, students, and alumni received some great news at UMass Boston’s annual research luncheon last week—Boston’s public research university brought in more research funding than ever before in the last fiscal year.
Mayor Walsh Hears Strand Revival Plans from UMass Boston Students ›
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh visited the University of Massachusetts Boston on Friday to hear proposals from eight of Erin O’Brien’s Honors College students who spent their fall semester creating plans to revitalize Dorchester’s iconic Strand Theatre.
UMass Boston Grad Students Survey One of Boston’s Oldest Farmsteads ›
John Steinberg and his students spent the first week of December searching for evidence of stables and other outbuildings on the former Fowler-Clark farmstead at Norfolk and Hosmer streets.
Poet Eileen Myles ’71, Discusses Her UMass Boston Experience at Reading ›
“I had this incandescent experience here. UMass Boston was completely formative to me. I became an artist here.”
New Voices, New Stories: Student and Alumni Playwrights to Have Their Plays Performed This Week ›
Two years after the first student playwrights festival, there will once again be an opportunity for audiences to hear and watch plays written by current UMass Boston students and alumni.
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new voices, new stories
UMass Boston Panel Tackles History of Public Higher Education in Massachusetts ›
Commissioner of Higher Education Richard Freeland joined two longtime members of the UMass Boston community for the discussion as part of the campus' 50th anniversary celebrations.
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center for the study of humanities, culture, and society
UMass Boston Alumna: Emerging Leader, Lifelong Learner, Volunteer Extraordinaire ›
Meet Nulise François and discover how she has put her UMass Boston degrees and graduate certificates to good work.
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global post-disaster studies
Creativity, Brevity Keys to Annual Six-Word Story Contest ›
UMass Boston students submitted a record 340 entries for the annual contract.
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