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UMass Boston Receives $1 Million Grant to Recruit Urban Nurse Leaders

Office of Communications | August 13, 2013

College of Nursing and Health Sciences Will Provide Tuition Assistance, Mentoring Support to Students

Traditional Nursing Student at UMass Boston Receives Massachusetts High-Demand Scholarship

CNHS | July 18, 2013

UMass Boston Traditional Nursing Student Receives Massachusetts High-Demand Scholarship

South African Activist Praises Response to Boston Marathon Bombings

Office of Communications | April 30, 2013

Albie Sachs, an anti-apartheid activist, car bombing survivor, and one of the authors of South Africa’s constitution, praised the response of UMass Boston students following the Boston Marathon bombings.

UMass Boston Students Show Bravery Amid Chaos at Marathon

Zach Herman | April 27, 2013

Marathon Monday started with bright smiles for the UMass Boston students who volunteered to be members of a medical "sweep team" for runners in distress. When tragedy struck, theirs became a story of bravery amid chaos

Community Partnerships Forged, Strengthened at Annual UMass Boston Symposium

Colleen Locke | April 22, 2013

The event, hosted by the Office of Community Partnerships, connects the worlds of academia and civic service to create vital social programs inside and outside of Boston.

Medscape Medical News: Tragedy in Boston - Nursing Students Get Unexpected Education

Susan Yox, RN, EdD | April 22, 2013

On Monday, April 15, Adrienne Wald, EdD, BSN, director of undergraduate nursing at the CNHS at the UMass Boston, along with her faculty colleague, Kathleen Kafel, MS, RN, and their 25 nursing and 5 exercise science students planned to spend a peaceful, fun, and educational day at the Boston Marathon

Gerontology Honor Society Event at UMass Boston Steers Students Toward Booming Aging Industry

McCormack Graduate School | April 17, 2013

Students in the Gamma Upsilon chapter of Sigma Phi Omega national gerontology honor society hold Careers in Aging event.

PhD Program in Nursing News Update: Selected Student Accomplishments January - March 2013

CNHS | April 05, 2013

The UMass Boston students in the PhD Program in Nursing have had a productive Spring semester

CNHS Selected as One of the “Top 50 Most Social Media Friendly Nursing Schools for 2012”

CNHS | January 22, 2013

Nursing-School.com has named UMass Boston's College of Nursing and Health Sciences one of the "Top 50 Most Social Media Friendly Nursing Schools for 2012."

New Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences Ready to Listen and Lead

Martha Scanlon | November 20, 2012

Anahid Kulwicki's background is in health disparities research, which is a burgeoning area of focus for UMass Boston.