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UMass Boston Urban Planning Professor Receives National Civic Engagement Award

Colleen Locke | September 29, 2017

Professor of Urban Planning Ken Reardon is the winner of the 2017 Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award.

Harbor Gallery Presents: “Absence and Presence”

Office of Communications | September 19, 2017

On display in UMass Boston's student-run Harbor Gallery through October 16, "Absence and Presence" is 98 printmakers’ collaborative response to the bombing of the Al-Mutanabbi St. Book Market.

Theatre Arts Announces the Cast of The Importance of Being Earnest, Tickets on Sale

Bill Doncaster | September 18, 2017

Fall Theatre Arts mainstage production opens November 2

UMass Boston, Community Partners Team Up on New Mural at John W. McCormack Middle School

Colleen Locke | July 12, 2017

The new mural was made possible by a Love Your Block Grant and support from National Grid, Paul Revere Transportation, and UMass Boston Community Relations.

Community Invited to UJazz Trio’s Live Album Recording Session in University Hall April 30

Colleen Locke | April 26, 2017

In celebration of International Jazz Day, three UMass Boston music students will take the stage in UMass Boston’s University Hall on Sunday at 7 p.m. for a free live performance and album recording.

Coolest Night on Campus Doubles Down—Jazz Night! May 5 & 6

Bill Doncaster | April 25, 2017

UMass Boston Jazz Ensembles take the stage, add a second performance

JoJo’s Last Dance (As a UMass Boston Student)

Bill Doncaster | April 24, 2017

A graduating senior, and dance sensation, prepares for her last Spring Dance Concert before graduation

UMass Boston Chamber Orchestra Celebrates Legacy of JFK with World Premiere Composition

Bill Doncaster | April 21, 2017

The UMass Boston Chamber Orchestra joins in the celebration of Kennedy’s centennial and legacy musically with The Sounds of Silence, including a world premiere of a composition by UMass Boston music professor David Patterson.

The UJazz Boston Trio Celebrates International Jazz Day with Free Concert, Recording Project

Bill Doncaster | April 21, 2017

With a fusion of jazz, R & B, and soul, a world class trio born at UMass Boston lays down album

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.