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Faculty Research Celebration Highlights Mentorship On Campus

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | May 04, 2017

On May 2, Chancellor J. Keith Motley and the Friends of the Library hosted the annual Faculty Research Celebration in the Integrated Sciences Complex.

Public Statement of the Human Rights Faculty on the US Travel Ban

Human Rights Faculty of UMass Boston | February 16, 2017

Our community comes from different parts of the world, including those covered by this travel ban.

Alumni Association Supports Beacons Student Success Fellowship; Paid Internships Continue

Colleen Locke | October 28, 2016

The UMass Boston Alumni Association has made a three-year commitment of $170,000 to support the Beacons Student Success Fellowship.

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.

UMass Boston Opens University Hall to Students

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | January 25, 2016

Today marks the beginning of the phased opening of University Hall, UMass Boston’s second new building in the last two years.

UMass Boston Panel Tackles History of Public Higher Education in Massachusetts

Colleen Locke | November 26, 2014

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.

CHCS, Honors College Hosting Discussion on UMass Boston’s 50-Year History

Office of Communications | November 18, 2014

As the University of Massachusetts Boston celebrates its 50th anniversary, the Center for the Study of Humanities, Culture, and Society and the Honors College are looking at the history and mission of the university as it relates to public education today.

UMass Boston Awarded Grant to Investigate Influence of Culture on Health

The Mauricio Gastón Institute for Latino Community Development and Public Policy | January 15, 2014

Collaborative Effort with Tufts, Dominican Development Center, and Brazilian Immigrant Center will study implications of transnationalism for culture and health.

Real ‘Law & Order’ Gives Insight to UMass Boston Students Pursuing Law Enforcement, Legal Careers

Colleen Locke | October 28, 2013

The Massachusetts Appeals Court was in session last month in UMass Boston’s Campus Center Ballroom. The appeals court holds about a half dozen sessions outside of John Adams Courthouse in Boston each year, which the justices affectionately refer to as “road shows.”

Education, Inclusion Discussed During UMass Boston Campus Conversation

Office of Communications | May 02, 2013

UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley kicked off a conversation on access to education with remarks on civic virtue, public education, and democracy.