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UMass Boston Professor’s New Book Looks at ‘Outsourced Children’ of Adoption in China

Office of Communications | September 12, 2016

Sociology Prof Leslie Wang: Adoption of Chinese Children by Western Parents is Political, Social Issue

Why Now’s the Time: Artist for First University Hall Gallery Installation Talks Collaboration

Colleen Locke | September 07, 2016

Now’s the Time, the first-ever exhibit in the new University Hall Gallery, opens Thursday at 5 p.m. Artist Todd Pavlisko talks about his collaboration with UMass Boston and his inspiration in this Q&A.

Theatre Arts Students Learn Face Casting, Mask Making for 2016-17 Productions

Bill Doncaster | September 06, 2016

Students in the Costume Shop prepare for a season of theatre arts productions centering on masks and freaks.

UMass Boston Welcomes New and Returning Students for Start of Fall Semester

Colleen Locke | September 06, 2016

UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley and senior staff welcomed new and returning students to the UMass Boston campus Tuesday.

Magazine Honors UMass Boston for Focus on Diversity, Inclusion

Office of Communications | September 02, 2016

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has given UMass Boston a Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.

UMass Boston “Best in the Northeast” for Second Straight Year

Office of Communications | August 31, 2016

The University of Massachusetts Boston is one of the featured schools on The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Northeast” list for 2017.

Elora Chowdhury in Lahore, Pakistan to Present at Second of Three Connected Conferences

Brittany Downey, Department Manager WGS | August 31, 2016

Transregional Filmscapes in South Asia: Practices, Politics, History

WGS Faculty Contributes to Welfare Reform Syllabus

Brittany Downey, Department Manager, WGS | August 22, 2016

Professor Lorna Rivera works with national campaign to promote awareness

Third Cohort of CVP Career Academy Grads Starts School Year with Real Estate Experience

Colleen Locke | August 17, 2016

Twenty-five UMass Boston students who spent 10 weeks as paid interns at construction, real estate, and hospitality firms graduated from the CVP Career Academy on Friday.

“Now’s the Time:” A Site-Specific Installation by Artist Todd Pavlisko

Kristin M. Rogers | August 11, 2016

Artist Todd Pavlisko shares his artistic vision with the UMass Boston community.