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UMass Boston Experts Will Aid Marty Walsh Transition Effort

Office of Communications | December 06, 2013

Nine academics with university ties will assist Walsh as he prepares to become Boston's first new mayor in 20 years.

New Exhibit Celebrates Collaboration Between Archaeologists and Tribal Nations

Anna Pinkert | November 18, 2013

Archaeologists and Native American tribal nations tend to disagree on the right way to approach historical investigation. Archaeologists, trained to perform scientific tasks in a closed environment, don’t generally welcome input from…

UMass Boston Minute: Archaeology at the Eastern Pequot Reservation

Office of Communications | August 15, 2013

Steve Silliman, professor of anthropology at UMass Boston, talks about the archaeology field school for UMass Boston and the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation.

HESP Application for Fall 2013

Yvonne Gomes-Santos | May 08, 2013

The Health Equity Scholars Program (HESP) for Fall 2013 is not available.

Community Partnerships Forged, Strengthened at Annual UMass Boston Symposium

Colleen Locke | April 22, 2013

The event, hosted by the Office of Community Partnerships, connects the worlds of academia and civic service to create vital social programs inside and outside of Boston.

Iwariwë Exhibit Comes to the Healey Library

Office of Communications | September 19, 2012

UMass Boston will house an Iwariwë: The Origin of Fire Amongst Men, an exhibit recounting the arrival of fire among the Yanomami people, through Friday, September 28 on the fifth floor of the Healey Library.

UMass Awarded $6.7 Million Grant to Establish Center for Health Equity Intervention Research

Office of Communications | July 26, 2012

Comprehensive Center of Excellence recognized by National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

UMass Boston Cosponsors Boston Harbor Islands 2012 Native American Festival

Office of Communications | July 18, 2012

UMass Boston's Institute for New England Native American Studies is cosponsoring the Boston Harbor Islands Native American Festival on Sunday, July 22, on Peddocks Island.

UMass Boston Cohosts Four-Day Conference Featuring Leading Scholars on Native Studies

Office of Communications | June 29, 2012

Leading Native Studies scholars from around the world came together at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center in Uncasville, Connecticut earlier this month for the 2012 Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) annual meeting, cohosted by the University of Massachusetts Boston.

UMass Boston to Cohost 2012 Meeting of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association

Office of Communications | June 03, 2012

The University of Massachusetts Boston is cohosting the 2012 Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) annual meeting through June 6 at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center in Uncasville, Connecticut.

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