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With #FERGUSON, Composer David Patterson Goes Home Through Music, Hope, and Prayer

Bill Doncaster | October 06, 2016

Patterson composed #FERGUSON in part to make sense of watching his hometown become the focal point of a national and difficult conversation about race.

New Voices, New Stories Showcases Student Playwrights in Action

Bill Doncaster | October 02, 2016

UMass Boston playwrights share new work as the first performance in the new University Hall Theatre

“Links and Lineage” Painting Now on Display at University Hall

Colleen Locke | September 23, 2016

New artwork on fourth floor of University Hall adds to Arts on the Point

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.