News

Sophomore Wadeline Jonathas Breaks 2 DIII Records, Team Ranked No. 6

Colleen Locke | February 09, 2018

UMass Boston has risen from No. 9 to No. 6 in this week’s NCAA Division III Women’s Indoor Track & Field National Team Computer Rankings, in large part to the record-setting performance of sophomore business major Wadeline Jonathas, who broke two NCAA Division III records a week apart.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester to Open Child Care Center at Harbor Point

Office of Communications | February 08, 2018

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester will open a child care center in the space formerly occupied by UMass Boston's Early Learning Center.

Native American Artwork on Exhibit in Healey Gallery

Vanessa Chatterley | February 05, 2018

The Native American Resilience Through Art exhibit opened on February 1 in the Grossman Gallery.

Event Focuses on Enhancing Community Engagement

Vanessa Chatterley | February 01, 2018

Members of the university and neighboring communities gathered in UMass Boston’s Alumni Lounge to explore ways to enhance community engagement and collaboration.

Boston Empowered Scholarship Awarded to Four UMass Boston Students

Kellie Ruccolo | January 30, 2018

The Division of Student Affairs helps support a scholarship program for students.

Hack.Diversity Selects 10 UMass Boston Students for Fellowship

Vanessa Chatterley | January 25, 2018

The student fellows will each receive training, coaching, and mentoring during the program.

Felicia Martis ’16 Sings Her Way to Universal Studios Japan

Bill Doncaster | January 24, 2018

7,000 mile detour on a singers path to a music education career

UMass Boston Researchers: Pesticides Negatively Impacting Crustaceans, Fish Food Source

Colleen Locke | January 23, 2018

New studies coauthored by UMass Boston researchers find that pesticide use, particularly for home and garden care, are negatively impacting the communities of the shrimp-like crustacean Hyalella azteca and causing harm to our freshwater resources.

UMass Boston Students Go to DC to Support the Dream Act and TPS

Student Affairs | January 18, 2018

Six UMass Boston students and the student advocacy coordinator joined hundreds of young leaders in Washington, DC last month to show support of the Dream Act.

UMass Boston’s Student Managed Funds Top UMass System Competition

Colleen Locke | January 11, 2018

UMass Boston’s Undergraduate Student Managed Fund and Graduate Student Managed Fund were the top two finishers in the annual investing competition among the UMass campuses sponsored by the UMass Foundation.