Life on Campus


Pop Star Andy Grammer to Perform at Spring Concert May 5

Office of Communications | April 01, 2016

Pop star Andy Grammer is coming to the University of Massachusetts Boston. The singer behind the triple-platinum No. 1 single “Honey, I’m Good” will perform for UMass Boston students at the annual Spring Concert on Thursday, May 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the Clark Athletic Center.

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.

Confucius Institute held the 11th Chinese Bridge Speech Contest for U.S. High School Students

Confucius Institute | March 25, 2016

Confucius Institute held the 11th Chinese Bridge Speech Contest for High School Students

UMass Boston Community Sends Men’s Hockey Off to the NCAA Frozen Four

Colleen Locke | March 23, 2016

UMass Boston students, staff, and faculty sent the UMass Boston men's hockey team off to Lake Placid with a pep rally on Wednesday morning.

Historic Season Continues: Men’s Hockey to Play in NCAA Frozen Four on Friday

Colleen Locke | March 21, 2016

The men's hockey team is headed to the program's first NCAA Frozen Four. They are the first program in UMass Boston history to reach the Final Four in any sport, and they’ll be on ice with some history of its own.

UMass Boston Graduate Programs Rise in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

Colleen Locke | March 18, 2016

The education programs have risen five spots since their last ranking in 2015; the public affairs program has gained 10 spots since it was last evaluated in 2012.

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.

Men’s Hockey Advances to NCAA Quarterfinals

Colleen Locke | March 15, 2016

The Beacons won their first-ever NCAA Division III tournament game over the weekend. They knocked off the defending champions, the Trinity College Bantams, with a 4-0 shutout victory.

WUMB Radio Hosts Lunchtime Student Concert March 10

Office of Communications | March 09, 2016

Stop by the Campus Center on Thursday, March 10 to hear UMass Boston student Allister Quilon perform and pick up some free giveaways at the WUMB table.

Beacons Baseball Shuts Out MIT in First-Ever Game at Monan Park

Colleen Locke | March 08, 2016

UMass Boston’s baseball team opened the new J. Donald Monan, SJ Park in style on Monday, beating MIT 4-0.