Life on Campus


Public Safety Officers, UMass Boston Students Team with BPD for Shop with a Cop

Office of Communications | December 15, 2015

This is the fourth year UMass Boston has worked with the Boston Police Department to serve underserved youth from across the entire city.

Abigail Disney’s Film Spurs Conversation about Guns for UMass Boston Audience

Colleen Locke | December 15, 2015

Filmmaker Abigail Disney, at UMass Boston for the final film in the fall 2015 Film Series, says the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School prompted her to get behind the camera for the first time.

No. 5 Men’s Hockey Sees Highest-Ever Ranking in Two National Polls

Office of Communications | December 15, 2015

The Beacons are No. 5 in both the Top 15 Poll and the Division III Poll.

Museum Cast, Crew Members Nominated for Kennedy Center Awards

Bill Doncaster, Outreach Coordinator, Performing Arts | December 09, 2015

Performing Arts students recognized by prestigious Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Theatre Arts Announces “Polaroid Stories” Auditions, Open Call, and 2016-2017 Season

Bill Doncaster, Outreach Coordinator, Performing Arts | December 08, 2015

Play merges Greek myth with stories of teenage runaways, and coming next fall, Bat Boy: The Musical

UMass Boston Hosts AIDS Memorial Quilt Exhibit

Colleen Locke | December 02, 2015

Sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt, the 54-ton, handmade tapestry that memorializes more than 90,000 individuals lost to AIDS, are on display in the Campus Center through this Friday.

Honors College Colloquium Class Gains Insight at Japanese Internment Camp

Colleen Locke | December 01, 2015

The Honors College and the Ralph and Janice James Student Success Fund fully funded the trip to Little Tokyo in Los Angeles and the Manzanar National Historic Site at the base of the Sierra Nevada mountains in Owens Valley, California.

Museum Opens Dec. 3, Explores How We Experience Art

Bill Doncaster, Outreach Coordinator, Performing Arts Department | November 30, 2015

Tina Howe's play remains relevant as 38 characters interact with modern art, from awe to idiocy

Harbor Gallery Seeking Submissions for Undergraduate Juried Exhibition “Next”

Office of Communications | November 24, 2015

Undergrads: bring up to three original pieces to the Harbor Gallery, located on the first floor of McCormack Hall, on Monday, November 30 from 1 to 6 p.m. and Tuesday, December 1 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Office of Recycling and Sustainability Announces Celebrate America Recycles Week Events

Office of Communications | November 16, 2015

UMass Boston's Recycling and Sustainability Office has announced the schedule of events for Celebrate America Recycles Week at UMass Boston.