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TEDx Conference Features McCormack Professor on Managing Religious Conflicts

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | May 06, 2014

Professor Darren Kew spoke on bridging global religious divides; Jacob Kariuki, a PhD student in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, talked about making universities more prestigious.

UMass Boston Runners Prepare for 2014 Boston Marathon

Colleen Locke | April 18, 2014

Monday's Boston Marathon will serve as not only a time to remember and reflect; it will also be about showing resilience, completing a goal, and raising money for a good cause.

UMass Boston Students Volunteer at Marathon Finish Line

Anna Pinkert | April 15, 2014

Students who volunteered at last year's marathon return to aid runners.

UMass Boston to Host Marathon Remembrance, Raise Money for This Year’s Runners

Office of Communications | April 11, 2014

The UMass Boston campus community will participate in a series of events next week to celebrate this year’s Boston Marathon and to commemorate the victims of last year’s tragedy, including alumna Krystle Campbell.

Run for Krystle Led by College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Office of Communications | February 06, 2014

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences to lead B.A.A. 5K team.

CNHS Alumna Gives Endowment to Create Scholarship Fund

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | January 13, 2014

Leiko V. Lumiere is a 2012 graduate of the Accelerated Nursing Program in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. In October 2013, she gave the college an endowment to create the Leiko V. Lumiere Nursing Scholarship Fund.

Ling Shi visits China for NIH Funded REDS-III Project

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | December 24, 2013

A CNHS faculty member traveled to China for an NIH-funded project to improve the blood supply and blood safety in China.

Graduate Student Receives Pre-Doctoral Fellowship from the American Heart Association

Anna Pinkert | December 18, 2013

College of Nursing and Health Sciences graduate student Jacob Kariuki has earned a selective pre-doctoral fellowship. Kariuki wants to study ways to limit the incidence of metabolic diseases in his native Kenya.

Student Day at American Public Health Association Annual Conference (APHA)

Nursing Department, College of Nursing and Health Sciences | December 13, 2013

CNHS students and Adrienne Wald attend Student Day at the 141st American Public Health Association annual conference on November 6.

UMass Boston Minute: Rick Fleming Researches Health And Obesity In Teens

Anna Pinkert | November 05, 2013

"Dealing with food choices in today’s environment is a problem for everyone. It’s a real challenge for everyone." - Rick Fleming