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Honors Students Share Revolutionary Marketing Ideas with Boston Mayor

Colleen Locke | June 17, 2016

Last month at City Hall, students in the Honors College class Mayor’s Symposium: Branding Boston presented their ideas on how to market the city to companies and international guests.

Grateful for the Experience: International Student Appreciates Opportunity to Study at UMass Boston

Cassandra Baptista | June 06, 2016

Keishiro Ota has made two significant decisions in the past few years that have shaped him: the first was to move to the United States, and then soon after, to transfer to UMass Boston.

UMass Boston’s Collegiate Recovery Community Offers Support to Non-Traditional Community

Brendan Little, Policy Director Mayor’s Office of Recovery Services, City of Boston | June 03, 2016

A new student group is demonstrating that UMass Boston's student population, a close reflection of Boston’s at-large population, makes Boston’s only public university a truly inclusive community where people with various backgrounds and struggles can feel accepted.

Hulerie McGuffie ’16 Wins Second National Title in Final Race as Beacon

Colleen Locke | June 02, 2016

McGuffie Records Second Fastest 400m Time in Division III History

Meet More Members of the Class of 2016

Colleen Locke | May 27, 2016

These are just some of the 2,922 UMass Boston students who earned undergraduate degrees at the TD Garden on May 27.

3 Beacons to Compete for National NCAA Titles

Colleen Locke | May 25, 2016

Three Beacons are competing at the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championship Meet at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa this week.

Get Your Grades on the New, Mobile-Friendly WISER Site

Office of Communications | May 18, 2016

An updated look and responsive design mean it is no longer challenging to check grades and schedules on your mobile device.

UMass Boston Athletics Renews Commitment to Pine Street Inn

Office of Communications | May 13, 2016

UMass Boston Athletics will once again make a full-year commitment to the Pine Street Inn, one of the largest homeless shelters in Boston, for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Missing Commencement for Track & Field Championship, National Champion Dons Cap and Gown Early

Colleen Locke | May 11, 2016

Senior Hulerie McGuffie will be representing the Beacons one last time in both the 200- and 400-meter dash at the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championship Meet, so she'll be missing commencement. On Monday, she had a chance to don her cap and gown early.

Confucius Institute Staff Attend the 9th National Chinese Language Conference

Confucius Institute | May 10, 2016

April 28th to 30th, 9th National Chinese Language Conference was held in Chicago. Chunmei Fu and Shuhong Wang from Confucius Institute at UMass Boston attended the conference.