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Exercise and Health Sciences Students Win New England College Bowl, Advance to Nationals

Colleen Locke | November 02, 2016

Sean Derby-Kilfoyle, Lindsay Breidel, and Tri Vo will be representing UMass Boston and New England at the national American College of Sports Medicine conference in May.

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.

Honors Students Share Revolutionary Marketing Ideas with Boston Mayor

Colleen Locke | June 17, 2016

Last month at City Hall, students in the Honors College class Mayor’s Symposium: Branding Boston presented their ideas on how to market the city to companies and international guests.

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.

Nursing Prof Earns $900K Grant for HIV, Hepatitis C Prevention and Testing

Zach Herman | December 17, 2015

Assistant Professor Teri Aronowitz is principal investigator on the three-year federal grant

Doctoral Student Jamie Faro Takes on the Obesity Epidemic

James G. Mortenson | October 09, 2015

“From the very start the faculty and staff have treated me as a member of their academic family,” says Faro.

UMass Boston Genomics Core Facility Opens

James G. Mortenson | July 07, 2015

Building on the momentum of the recently opened state-of-the art Integrated Sciences Complex and the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy (CPCT) at UMass Boston, the university now announces the official opening of the center’s Genomics Core facility.

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.

“Bobbi the Beacon” to Graduate Friday

Colleen Locke | May 27, 2015

Three-sport athlete Kirsten Morrison is one of a handful of students who plays Bobby the Beacon at campus events.

Beacons Spotlight: Triple Threat Kirsten Morrison Named All-Conference

Colleen Locke | May 14, 2015

Last week, senior exercise and health sciences major Kirsten Morrison became the first UMass Boston Beacon to earn All-Conference honors in three sports: volleyball, basketball, and softball.