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Biology 365 Microbial Genomics Laboratory Conducts Research on Enterococcus

Velina Batchvarov | December 17, 2015

15 senior biology students have been spending their Wednesday afternoons at the new Sandbox Laboratory working with bacteria.

UMass Boston Professor Honored with Fluorous Technology Award

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | September 22, 2015

Wei Zhang is only the ninth scientist to receive this award.

UMass Boston Scientist Studies Bacteria that Rehabilitate the Cape Cod Coast

Anna Pinkert | September 04, 2015

UMass Boston scientist imagines a future in which we will be able to prescribe “a probiotic for the environment” to help restore coastal waters.

School for the Environment Professor Appointed Editor-in-Chief of Scientific Journal

Anna Pinkert | September 03, 2015

Professor Crystal Schaaf of the School for the Environment has been appointed editor in chief of Remote Sensing of Environment.

CSM Celebrates Student Success and Corporate Partnerships in STEM with Sanofi Genzyme and Oracle

Velina Batchvarov | May 14, 2015

The showcase featured 64 poster presentations by over 150 CSM students.

Sanofi Genzyme Fellows Prepare for Research and Future Careers

Anna Pinkert | December 11, 2014

A total of 20 graduate and undergraduate Sanofi Genzyme Research Fellows are working on advanced research in life sciences in CSM.

Women in Science Club Brings UMass Boston Students to IBM

Anna Pinkert | December 08, 2014

On Friday, approximately 100 UMass Boston students visited IBM’s Cambridge offices to hear about careers in research, technology and business.

UTeach Program Expands to UMass Boston

Office of Communications | December 03, 2014

The grant will help prepare teachers in STEM fields.

Science Center Greenhouse one of UMass Boston’s “Hidden Jewels”

Crystal Valencia | November 14, 2011

It is a brisk 45 degrees outside, but in a little oasis atop the UMass Boston campus, the temperature hovers at 73 and the air is fragrant. Students sprawl out with drawing pads, sketching tropical pitcher plants and orchids. Colorful fish…

A Greenhouse Blooming with Activity

Annette Fernie | October 09, 1999

Greenhouse manager Jim Allen and his work-study students grew flowers for UMass Boston's exhibit at the 126th New England Spring Flower Show.