As the City of Boston advances solutions to protect neighborhoods from climate change-induced flooding, a new independent report released today by the Sustainable Solutions Lab at UMass Boston advises against pursuing a harbor barrier in coming decades as part of larger resilience efforts.
UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab released a report today with recommendations on how to finance solutions to one of the most pressing issues facing the Boston region, and the world, today: climate change.
Research expenditures at the University of Massachusetts rose to a record-high $670 million in Fiscal Year 2017, up $37 million over the previous year and $270 million since 2007. UMass Boston grew its research expenditures by nearly 10 percent, up $6 million from the prior year, to $69.7 million.
The Sustainable Solutions Lab hosted and participated in a number of sustainability activities during the Fall 2017 semester.
UMass Boston alumna and former EPA administrator Gina McCarthy ’76 returned to campus Monday for a panel looking at climate change challenges and opportunities.
School for the Environment professors Ellen Douglas and Paul Kirshen and their research team were one of 18 groups nationwide to receive the Federal Highway Administration’s 2017 Environmental Excellence Award, for the Boston Harbor Flood Risk Model.
Two McCormack Graduate School Global Governance PhD students study challenges facing Nantucket and Boston Harbor
Professor of Conflict Resolution shares his healthcare journey and the role of the patient in decision-making
Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance Staff Earns Chancellor’s Achievement Award
Kudos to Kelly Ward Mason, recipient of the 2017 Chancellor's Achievement Award
Edozie brings a background as a teacher-scholar and academic administrator to her new role at UMass Boston.
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