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Director of New Urban Planning and Community Development Program Brings Expertise from NOLA, Memphis

Anna Pinkert | October 12, 2015

Ken Reardon is the director of a new graduate program in the School for the Environment.

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 Welcomes Medal of Honor Recipient to Campus

Colleen Locke | September 17, 2015

LTC Charles C. Hagemeister met with UMass Boston students, alumni, and community members as part of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society’s annual convention on Wednesday.

Large Pelagics Research Center Joins UMass Boston

Anna Pinkert | September 15, 2015

Pioneering fisheries ecologist Molly Lutcavage joins School for the Environment

UMass Boston Students Earn Scholarships to Study Abroad

Colleen Locke | September 11, 2015

Two more UMass Boston students have earned scholarships through the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program to study abroad. Agostinha Depina and Trang Mai are two of 860 students nationwide to be studying this fall on a Gilman scholarship.

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.

Adolfo del Campo Publishes New Paper in Nature Communications

Office of Communications | August 31, 2015

Research takes new approach to studying "holographic" superconductors

Undergrads Gain Valuable Gerontology Research Experience at McCormack Grad School

McCormack Graduate School | August 25, 2015

Two science majors are mentored during summer research project at Gerontology Institute.

Mathematician Eduardo González Earns $130k National Science Foundation Grant

Anna Pinkert | July 30, 2015

Eduardo González is the recipient of a NSF-DMS grant that will support his work on algebraic and symplectic geometry.