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Hack.Diversity Selects 10 UMass Boston Students for Fellowship

Vanessa Chatterley | January 25, 2018

The student fellows will each receive training, coaching, and mentoring during the program.

12 PhD Students Chosen to Participate in Transdisciplinary Dissertation Proposal Development Program

Office of Graduate Studies | January 24, 2018

The Office of Graduate Studies has chosen 12 doctoral students from across the university to participate in this special program to help them develop their dissertation proposals.

UMass Boston’s Student Managed Funds Top UMass System Competition

Colleen Locke | January 11, 2018

UMass Boston’s Undergraduate Student Managed Fund and Graduate Student Managed Fund were the top two finishers in the annual investing competition among the UMass campuses sponsored by the UMass Foundation.

UMass Boston Recognized on U.S. News 2018 List of Best Online Programs

Crystal Valencia | January 10, 2018

Several of UMass Boston’s online programs are ranked among the top 100 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report in an annual list of Best Online Programs released this week.

Johnny Cupcakes Founder Teaches UMass Boston Business Students How to Build a Brand

Colleen Locke | December 19, 2017

UMass Boston’s chapter of Delta Sigma Pi brought entrepreneur Johnny Earle to campus Wednesday to talk about what he's learned from his Johnny Cupcakes company, the world's first T-shirt bakery.

Sustainable Solutions Lab Fall 2017 Semester Roundup

Bridget Bearden, McCormack Graduate School | December 11, 2017

The Sustainable Solutions Lab hosted and participated in a number of sustainability activities during the Fall 2017 semester.

Andrew Dreyfus Honored With “Building a Better Boston” Award

News provided by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts | November 15, 2017

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts president & CEO was recognized for contributions to advancing the Boston region at the Center for Collaborative Leadership's Building a Better Boston award breakfast.

Former EPA Chief and Alumna Gina McCarthy ’76 Returns to Campus to Talk Climate Change

Colleen Locke | November 03, 2017

UMass Boston alumna and former EPA administrator Gina McCarthy ’76 returned to campus Monday for a panel looking at climate change challenges and opportunities.

School for the Environment Climate Scientists Receive National Award

Colleen Locke | October 27, 2017

School for the Environment professors Ellen Douglas and Paul Kirshen and their research team were one of 18 groups nationwide to receive the Federal Highway Administration’s 2017 Environmental Excellence Award, for the Boston Harbor Flood Risk Model.

UMass Boston Welcomes Students from France in Unique Partnership

College of Management | October 16, 2017

French graduate students from Ecole de Management de Normandie