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Boston Health Chief Arroyo, Harvard Pilgrim CEO Talk Health Disparities at UMass Boston Panel

Zach Herman | October 28, 2014

Chancellor J. Keith Motley also joined the discussion.

Beacons Spotlight: Krista Ledin Becomes First to Score 200 Points

Colleen Locke | October 20, 2014

Krista Ledin, a senior nursing major, has become the first soccer player in Beacons and Little East Conference history to score more than 200 points.

UMass Boston Professor Named Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar

Office of Communications | October 01, 2014

Emily Jones, an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston, is one of just 12 nursing educators from across the country to win a prestigious grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nurse Faculty Scholars program this year.

Julie Sieben ‘01 Presents at the New Balance Falmouth Road Race Expo

Nan Cormier | August 14, 2014

UMass Boston alumna and author will be a featured presenter at the New Balance Falmouth Road Race Health and Fitness Expo tonight at 6 p.m.

UMass Boston Faculty Receive $95,557 in Creative Economy Grants

Office of Communications | July 28, 2014

Faculty at the University of Massachusetts Boston have received a combined $95,557 in Creative Economy Grants from UMass President Robert Caret’s office.

Master’s Graduate Samantha Leney Gets Dazzling Surprise at UMass Boston Commencement

Colleen Locke | June 11, 2014

Leney, who earned a graduate degree in school psychology, and boyfriend Daniel Ruggeiro, who earned an MBA, finished school and got engaged in the span of 24 hours.

UMass Boston, Harvard Pilgrim Partner to Enhance Support for Nursing Students

Office of Communications | June 10, 2014

Set Sail for Success commits $500k to assist students.

College of Nursing and Health Sciences Celebrates 35 Years with E-Posters, Student Presentations

Office of Communications | May 15, 2014

The anniversary celebration, which includes e-posters, oral presentations and two keynote lectures, ends with an awards dinner tonight.

Former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga Highlights Africa’s Development

Charlie Brackett | May 13, 2014

Former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga visited the UMass Boston campus on May 6 to deliver a talk, “The Awakening African Lion,” as part of the Distinguished International Lecture series.

Student Nurses Association Celebrates Nursing Week 2014

CNHS | May 06, 2014

Student Nurses Association Celebrates Nursing Week 2014