Life on Campus


Celebrity Chef Barbara Lynch Visits UMass Boston

Crystal Valencia | November 03, 2015

Local celebrity chef Barbara Lynch visited campus today to give cooking demonstrations and tastings to students, faculty, and staff.

Beacons Volleyball Wins 7th Straight Conference Title; Tournament Play Begins for Volleyball, Soccer

Office of Communications | November 02, 2015

Fans can win a free "Bleed Blue" T-shirt for coming out to Tuesday's women's soccer game and Thursday's women's volleyball game.

The Confucius Institute at UMass Boston Hosts 2015 Hanban Guest Chinese Teachers Training

Confucius Institute | November 01, 2015

The Confucius Institute at the University of Massachusetts Boston Hosts 2015 Professional Development Program for Guest Chinese Teachers from the Confucius Institute Headquarters

UMass Boston Honors Two Ryan Award Winners: Juniors With Perfect GPAs

Colleen Locke | October 30, 2015

Nursing major Shane Heger and information technology major Zack Sullivan both entered this academic year with a perfect 4.0 GPA. Both are the 2015 recipients of the John W. Ryan Award, named after UMass Boston’s first chancellor.

Six-Word Story Contest Winners Draw Inspiration From Memories, Chance Encounters

Colleen Locke | October 30, 2015

UMass Boston's MFA and Undergraduate Creative Writing programs announced the winners of the fourth annual Six-Word Story Contest on Wednesday.

Museum Rehearsals Underway, Outrageousness to Follow

Bill Doncaster, Performing Arts Outreach Coordinator | October 29, 2015

Michael Fennimore, directing Museum by Tina Howe, dives into rehearsals of a comedy with 18 actors playing 38 characters

The Confucius Institute at UMass Boston Celebrates Confucius’ Birthday and the Mid-Autumn Festival

Confucius Institute | October 28, 2015

On September 28, Confucius Institute at UMass Boston Celebrates Confucius' Birthday and the Mid-Autumn Festival

Harbor Gallery Presents “Quilted Chronicles: Targeted Populations” by L’Merchie Frazier

Office of Communications | October 26, 2015

"Quilted Chronicles: Targeted Populations" is on exhibit in UMass Boston's Harbor Gallery from October 26 through November 25.

UMass Boston Inducts 13th Hall of Fame Class

Colleen Locke | October 23, 2015

UMass Boston’s Athletics Department inducted its 13th Hall of Fame class on Tuesday. Several of the new inductees shared memories of their playing days at UMass Boston and Boston State College.

Military Siblings Eligible for New $1,000 Scholarship at UMass Boston

Office of Communications | October 22, 2015

Current UMass Boston students who are siblings of military members, veterans, or fallen heroes are invited to apply for a new $1,000 scholarship funded by the Arredondo Family Foundation. The deadline is October 30.