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Native Student Athletes Strengthen Cultural Ties at UMass Boston

Colleen Locke | July 31, 2017

UMass Boston is home to a minor in Native American and indigenous studies and four minority research institutions, including the Institute for New England Native American Studies.

UMass Boston Freshman Wadeline Jonathas Brings Home Two More National Titles

Colleen Locke | May 31, 2017

Wadeline Jonathas, a freshman originally from Gonaives, Haiti, picked up two more national titles over Memorial Day weekend at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championship Meet in Geneva, Ohio.

Beacons Baseball Wins NCAA Regional, Heads to College World Series

Colleen Locke | May 22, 2017

After trading the lead multiple times, UMass Boston's baseball team beat the Babson College Beavers 11-8 Sunday to win the NCAA Division III Baseball New England Regional Championship. The Beacons now advance to the College World Series, which begins this Friday in Appleton, Wisconsin.

LEC Champion Beacons to Face Penn State Berks in NCAA Baseball Tourney

Colleen Locke | May 15, 2017

UMass Boston’s baseball team is back in the NCAA Tournament after winning their second Little East Conference Tournament on Saturday. The No. 2 Beacons beat the No. 3 UMass Dartmouth Corsairs 8-6 in the tournament final.

Big Weekend for Beacons Athletics Includes Two Titles and D3 Record

Colleen Locke | May 08, 2017

It was a big weekend for Beacons Athletics, as two teams won their conference titles and a freshman track star set a Division III record.

UMass Boston Hosts Suffolk County DA Dan Conley’s Basketball for Peace Tournament for Third Time

Office of Communications | April 27, 2017

UMass Boston's Division of Athletics and Recreation, Special Projects and Programs hosted Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley’s ninth annual Basketball for Peace Tournament last week.

UMass Boston Hosts Cops for Kids with Cancer Volleyball Tournament

Office of Communications | March 27, 2017

UMass Boston's Division of Athletics and Recreation, Special Projects and Programs, Office of Community Relations, and the Boston Police Department raised nearly $8,000 during the first-ever Cops for Kids with Cancer Volleyball Tournament in the Clark Athletic Center on Saturday.

UMass Boston Freshman Runs Away with National Title

Colleen Locke | March 15, 2017

This weekend in Naperville, Illinois, Little East Indoor Rookie Field and Track Athlete of the Year Wadeline Jonathas secured her first national title in the 400-meter dash with a time of 55.60.

AG Healey, 3Point Foundation, UMass Boston Announce New Youth Anti-Violence Program

Office of Communications | January 31, 2017

Attorney General Maura Healey today announced a new innovative partnership with the 3Point Foundation and UMass Boston aimed at preventing and reducing youth gun violence in the state’s urban areas.

UMass Boston Beacons Remain Perfect at Fenway Park

Colleen Locke | January 13, 2017

The men’s hockey team lit up the Babson College Beavers during Capital One Frozen Fenway 2017 Thursday night, finding the back of the net five times with five different scorers and earning a 5-1 victory in front of some very excited Beacons faithful.