Life on Campus


UMass Boston Sponsoring Shut Out Trafficking Week

Office of Communications | November 06, 2015

UMass Boston is co-sponsoring a week of events aimed at education around human trafficking.

Students, Faculty, and Staff: Sign Up to Take Part in the 2015 Thanksgiving Host Program

Office of Student Housing | November 05, 2015

The Thanksgiving Match-Up Program offers students at UMass Boston the opportunity to celebrate Thanksgiving with faculty and staff at UMass Boston. The deadline to sign up to participate is November 16.

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.