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Family, Coworkers Inspire Participants in UMass Boston’s First Relay for Life

Colleen Locke | April 29, 2016

UMass Boston’s first Relay for Life event raised $10,000 for the American Cancer Society.

President Meehan Honors UMass Boston Professors with Tech Development Awards

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 29, 2016

President Marty Meehan announced that eight UMass technology projects — two of them based at UMass Boston — will receive a total of $215,000.

UMass Boston to Walk for Cancer Research at First Campus Relay for Life Event April 26

Colleen Locke | April 25, 2016

UMass Boston is hosting a Relay for Life event on campus for the first time this week. Organizers are encouraging the UMass Boston community to go online and either sign up to walk from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26 in the Clark Athletic Center or donate.

UMass Boston Hosts Society for Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)

UMass Boston | April 22, 2016

The Society for Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) gathered at UMass Boston on Saturday April 9 to hold its third New England Regional SACNAS Conference.

Polito, Kennedy Visit UMass Boston for STEM Lecture Series

Maryalice Gill | March 25, 2016

Integrated Sciences Complex hosts films screening, panel discussion organized by Massachusetts STEM Advisory Council.

New Mathematical Models Show that Networks Promote Cooperation

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | March 10, 2016

Research has implications for how cells, humans cooperate in groups

UMass Boston Community Shares Partnership Opportunities with Boston’s Chief Resilience Officer

Colleen Locke | March 08, 2016

As she develops a resiliency strategy for the City of Boston, Chief Resilience Officer S. Atyia Martin is receiving input from UMass Boston faculty, staff, and students about ways to make the city more equitable.

Bluefin Tuna Spawning Ground Discovered off of New England

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | March 07, 2016

The spawning ground is located in a broad area of the open ocean called the Slope Sea, south of New England and east of the Mid-Atlantic states.

UMass Boston Faculty Will Return to China for Summer Graduate Seminar

Zach Herman | March 07, 2016

The 12 faculty members who joined last year's trip to Xi'an will discuss their experiences on Tuesday at 2:30 in the Campus Center.

UMass Boston’s COP21 Participants Discuss Paris Pact at Sustainable Solutions Lab Event

Colleen Locke | February 25, 2016

UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab, a cross-disciplinary institute launched this semester to address the complex impacts of climate change, convened an expert panel Wednesday to discuss the lessons learned from the Paris Agreement, a historic international accord reached at December’s COP21 co