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UMass Boston Professors and Staff Member Honored for Mentoring Graduate Students

James G. Mortenson | June 23, 2015

Awards are named after Joan H. Liem in honor of her 40-plus years of mentoring at UMass Boston.

Keisler is First UMass Boston Prof to Be Named Distinguished Fulbright Chair

Colleen Locke | April 23, 2015

Professor of Management Systems Jeffrey Keisler has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright-Aalto University Distinguished Chair position for the 2015-2016 academic year.

UMass Boston Professor Appointed Senior Editor of an Information Systems Journal

College of Management | April 15, 2015

Pratyush Bharati, Associate Professor in the Management Science and Information Systems, has been appointed Senior Editor of an Information Systems Journal.

Proven Entrepreneur, UMass Boston Alumnus Heading Up Entrepreneurship Center

Colleen Locke | March 09, 2015

The 2006 New Hampshire Entrepreneur of the Year and founder of Cedar Point Communications and Bireme Systems, LLC, George Kassas brings to the university more than 30 years experience in the technology, telecom, communications, software applications, analytics, and government affairs sectors.

Delegates from Italy Meet with UMass Boston Professor to Discuss Data Privacy and Protection

College of Management | December 24, 2014

Delegates from Italy met with UMass Boston Professor Noushin Ashrafi to discuss her research.

For Fifth Straight Year, MSBDC Client Wins MassChallenge Cash Prize

Office of Communications | December 23, 2014

For the fifth year in a row, a client of the College of Management’s Massachusetts Small Business Development Center has won a cash prize from MassChallenge, the state’s largest business accelerator.

UMass Boston’s Student Investors Top Other Campuses for Second Time

Colleen Locke | December 09, 2014

For the second time in three years, UMass Boston’s Student Managed Fund (SMF) has bested the other UMass campuses in an investing competition sponsored by the UMass Foundation.

QS TopMBA Ranks UMass Boston’s MBA Program No. 41 in North America

College of Management | November 21, 2014

UMass Boston's MBA program moved up seven spots from last year's TopMBA ranking.

UMass Boston Announces Biogen Idec - SERC Fellow

College of Management | November 07, 2014

College of Management graduate student, Sandeep Gummadi has been awarded the 2014-2015 Biogen Idec – SERC Fellowship.

Parabase Genomics Completes First Close of Series B Financing, Launches South Boston Lab

Anna Pinkert | October 31, 2014

UMass Boston’s Venture Development Center incubated the biotech company