In the Community


UMass Boston Film Series Returns to Campus September 29 with “All This Panic”

Office of Communications | September 19, 2016

The ninth season of the UMass Boston Film Series kicked off Sunday with a screening of Cameraperson at the Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline. This season’s films include eight full-length documentary films and one short, which will be shown the same night as a feature.

The Marble Collection Returns to the Harbor Gallery May 15-19

Office of Communications | May 13, 2016

Jury-selected artwork by Massachusetts students, grades 8 to 12, will be on display in UMass Boston's Harbor Gallery through May 19.

Spring Dance Concert a “show of shows,” May 6 & 7

Bill Doncaster | April 29, 2016

The Spring Dance Concert features includes a number of remarkable dancers appearing at UMass Boston as students for the last time

Harbor Gallery Presents: “Poets”

Office of Communications | April 29, 2016

On exhibit from May 2 to May 12, "Poets" features the work of Lecturer in Art Zach Horn's painting students.

Spring Performance in Jazz, Orchestra, and Chorus Set to Begin

Bill Doncaster | April 27, 2016

Live, free performances of UMass Boston's music students

UMass Boston Hosts District Attorney Dan Conley’s 8th Annual Basketball For Peace Tournament

Office of Communications | April 26, 2016

Representatives from the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office, UMass Boston Athletics, the Office of Community Relations, and Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office, as well as former New England Patriot Jermaine Wiggins and 100 youth converged on campus for basketball and bonding Friday.

UMass Boston Honors Community Leader Pat O’Neill with Quinn Award at Annual Community Breakfast

Crystal Valencia | April 01, 2016

University of Massachusetts Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley honored Patricia “Pat” O’Neill, a lifelong Dorchester resident and community leader, with the Robert H. Quinn Award for Outstanding Community Leadership.

Joiner Institute Presents Minoo Emami’s “The Aura of War” in UMass Boston’s Harbor Gallery

Office of Communications | March 17, 2016

The William Joiner Institute for the Study of War and Social Consequences presents Minoo Emami's "The Aura of War" from March 21 through April 26 in the Harbor Gallery. Emami’s work focuses on the consequences of war, with a particular focus on war’s effect on women.

Theatre Art Students Perform at Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Bill Doncaster | February 15, 2016

UMass Boston's actors, designers, and playwrights recognized for excellence among students from seven states at annual college theater festival

Eighth Season of UMass Boston Film Series Starts February 2

Colleen Locke | January 29, 2016

This season includes the return of Independent Film Festival Boston and the Mass. Works-in-Progress.