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UMass Boston’s CLA Undergraduate Research Showcase Highlights Academically Ambitious Students

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 27, 2017

On April 25, undergraduate students gathered in UMass Boston’s Alumni Lounge to present posters and papers.

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.

Professor Amy Den Ouden to Present at the Aquinnah Cultural Center

Brittany Downey, Department Manager WGS | September 27, 2016

Indigenous Women, Colonial Violence, and Histories of Resistance in Southern New England

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

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.

UMass Boston Professor Studying Criminal Justice Reform with NIJ Grant

Zach Herman | July 18, 2016

Kevin Wozniak, an assistant professor of sociology, is testing public opinion toward justice reinvestment, which aims to redirect money from prisons to communities.

Two Sociology students have been awarded Doctoral Dissertation Research Grants

Sociology Department | June 15, 2016

Kate Phelps and Jay Byron have received $6,996 to support their original research projects.

UMass Boston Undergrads Publish Op-Ed in Local Newspaper

Sociology Department | June 06, 2016

Their position piece on discipline in schools resulted from a team-based class assignment

Congratulations to Applied Sociology Graduates!

Sociology Department | May 31, 2016

Four students were awarded master's degrees during UMass Boston's 2016 graduate commencement ceremony.

Meet More Members of the Class of 2016

Colleen Locke | May 27, 2016

These are just some of the 2,922 UMass Boston students who earned undergraduate degrees at the TD Garden on May 27.