Biochemistry Student Alexander Winnett Receives UMass Boston’s JFK Award ›
Chancellor J. Keith Motley announced this week that Winnett, a 22-year-old Whitman native, is receiving two distinguished awards: the John F. Kennedy Award for Academic Excellence, the highest honor given to UMass Boston graduates, and the Massachusetts Department of Education’s 29 Who Shine Award.
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Community of Leaders Serves as Teachers for Honors College Students ›
Eleven students in the Becoming a Leader class have spent the spring semester gaining leadership lessons from an impressive roster of CEOs, politicians, nonprofit chiefs, and entrepreneurs.
UMass Boston Sophomore Named One of Top Student Leaders in Country ›
Sophomore psychology major Joel Colon is one of 218 student leaders nationwide to receive the 2016 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellows Award.
office of student leadership and community engagement,
Family, Coworkers Inspire Participants in UMass Boston’s First Relay for Life ›
UMass Boston’s first Relay for Life event raised $10,000 for the American Cancer Society.
center for personalized cancer therapy,
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President Meehan Honors UMass Boston Professors with Tech Development Awards ›
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 ›
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.
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UMass Boston Hosts Society for Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) ›
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 ›
Integrated Sciences Complex hosts films screening, panel discussion organized by Massachusetts STEM Advisory Council.
college of science and mathematics,
New Mathematical Models Show that Networks Promote Cooperation ›
Research has implications for how cells, humans cooperate in groups
UMass Boston Community Shares Partnership Opportunities with Boston’s Chief Resilience Officer ›
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.