UMass Boston High Jumper Overcomes Hurdles On, Off Track ›
The holder of UMass Boston's indoor high jump record is nearly blind in his left eye.
UMass Boston’s Jamill Moquete Selected By the Baltimore Orioles in MLB Amateur Draft ›
The 2014 Little East Conference Co-Player of the Year Jamill Moquete has become just the second player in University of Massachusetts Boston history to be drafted by a professional sports organization.
Grad Student, Guide Dog to Receive Diplomas at UMass Boston’s Commencement May 30 ›
William O’Donnell and his guide dog Marshall will lead the graduating students from the McCormack Graduate School of Public Policy and Global Studies into UMass Boston’s main commencement ceremony on Friday, May 30.
Overthink Notes Wins Best Student Startup in 4th Business Launch Competition ›
A software platform that allows students to take notes, collaborate, and prepare for exams more effectively was chosen as the best student startup in this year's annual Business Launch Competition.
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The Week in Beacons Sports: Senior Outfielder Co-Conference Player of the Year ›
Senior Jamill Moquete recorded 45 hits, including seven doubles, six triples, and four home runs.
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Harbor Gallery Presents: “Passion of Youth” ›
On exhibit through May 29, "Passion of Youth" features the work of graduating art majors.
UMass Boston Grad Student Andrew Bunyard Among 29 Who Shine in 2014 ›
Andrew Bunyard, a public affairs major from Boxborough, is the 2014 "29 Who Shine" award winner from the University of Massachusetts Boston.
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The Week in Beacons Sports: Baseball to Open LEC Tournament Play on Wednesday ›
UMass Boston’s baseball team will take on UMass Dartmouth on Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the opening round of the Little East Conference Tournament.
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TEDx Conference Features McCormack Professor on Managing Religious Conflicts ›
Professor Darren Kew spoke on bridging global religious divides; Jacob Kariuki, a PhD student in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, talked about making universities more prestigious.
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Education Advocate Jonathan Kozol Talks Preschool, Standardized Testing ›
Teacher-turned-author Jonathan Kozol's free talk was part of a half-day celebration of the College of Education and Human Development’s first 35 years as part of the University of Massachusetts Boston.