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UMass Boston “Best in the Northeast” Again, Says Princeton Review

Office of Communications | August 18, 2017

This is the third year in a row that UMass Boston has made The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Northeast” list, and the fourth time overall the university has earned the designation.

Native Student Athletes Strengthen Cultural Ties at UMass Boston

Colleen Locke | July 31, 2017

UMass Boston is home to a minor in Native American and indigenous studies and four minority research institutions, including the Institute for New England Native American Studies.

Boston Ecosystem Report: Women Entrepreneurs Making Gains but Face Funding and Networking Barriers

Office of Communications | July 21, 2017

While women have made gains in business ownership, they face barriers related to funding and accessing growth capital, according to a team of researchers from the University of Massachusetts Boston, University of Pennsylvania, and University of North Carolina Asheville.

Fresh Take Earns College of Management Professor and Students Cash Prize in Case Study Contest

Office of Communications | July 06, 2017

A professor and two students from UMass Boston’s College of Management won second place and a cash award in an international business case study, and then donated the prize money to the local nonprofit they studied.

UMass Boston Institute for Early Education Leadership and Innovation Awarded $100K Grant

Office of Communications | July 05, 2017

The University of Massachusetts Boston’s Institute for Early Education Leadership and Innovation has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the Boston Foundation, the university announced today.

College of Management Team Wins National Bloomberg Trading Challenge

Nahalia Carless, Communications Correspondent | June 22, 2017

College of Management Students Take Top Spot in Competition of 266 Teams from 81 Schools

UMass Boston Students Receive First Scholarships from Associated Industries of Massachusetts

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | May 18, 2017

The purpose of the scholarship is to supplement other funds that students receive.

UMass Boston Hosts Leadership Forum on Early Education, Launches New Innovation Lab and Accelerator

Office of Communications | May 16, 2017

The accelerator will provide mentoring, networking, and access to capital necessary to start and grow businesses through a cohort-based program.

Community Invited to UJazz Trio’s Live Album Recording Session in University Hall April 30

Colleen Locke | April 26, 2017

In celebration of International Jazz Day, three UMass Boston music students will take the stage in UMass Boston’s University Hall on Sunday at 7 p.m. for a free live performance and album recording.

UMass Boston One of the Best Values in Massachusetts

Office of Communications | April 14, 2017

A survey by SmartAsset.com finds UMass Boston is among the best values in Massachusetts.