UMass Boston Nursing Major Turns Student Success Tool into Scholarship

Colleen Locke | August 04, 2015

Kyla Corvino won a scholarship after writing about her experience completing a Mapworks survey. Mapworks is an online tool offered through the University Advising Center that helps students assess whether they are staying on track toward graduation.

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.

Goddard House Doane Scholarships to Provide $170K for Nursing Students

Zach Herman | May 06, 2015

Funding to benefit mid-career students with experience in Boston health care

UMass Boston Graduate Programs Rated Among Nation’s Best By ‘U.S. News and World Report’

Office of Communications | March 10, 2015

UMass Boston graduate programs in nursing, education, and rehabilitation counseling have been ranked among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report “Best Graduate School” rankings released today.

Chair and Professor Rosanna DeMarco to Accept the 2015 Excellence in Research Award

CNHS Office of Research | January 23, 2015

Chair and Professor Rosanna DeMarco, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, APHN-BC, FAAN, has been named the 2015 recipient of the “Excellence in Research Award” given by the New England Regional Black Nurses Association (NERBNA).

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.

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.