UMass Boston PhD Students Eligible for New Program to Fund Dissertation Development ›
The goal of the UMass Boston-SSRC Transdisciplinary Dissertation Proposal Development Program is to provide guidance, mentorship, and a structure for developing and completing dissertation research proposals.
President Meehan Makes Case for UMass in Inaugural State of the University Address ›
Calling the University of Massachusetts the “lifeblood of the economy” in the state, President Marty Meehan outlined the benefit of the public research university in his inaugural State of the University address.
Barry Mills Appointed Deputy Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer at UMass Boston ›
Barry Mills, known for his successful tenure as president of Bowdoin College, today was named deputy chancellor and chief operating officer of the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Professor Schaaf Leads Royal Society Workshop on Terrestrial Laser Scanning Technology ›
Professor of Remote Sensing Crystal Schaaf is in the United Kingdom this week, for a workshop she co-convened for the Royal Society. The workshop was on Schaaf’s area of expertise – terrestrial laser scanning technology that sends out pulses of light and creates a 360-degree, 3D picture.
UMass Boston Earns USAID Grant to Help Advance Administrative Justice in Rwanda ›
This project will help national agencies and local governments render more informed and defensible decisions and empower citizens to better understand and challenge those decisions when they are flawed.
More than 1,400 Students and Family Members Visit Campus for Welcome Day and Scholarship Night ›
The UMass Boston community welcomed more than 1,100 people to campus — including 443 admitted students — on Saturday, February 25, for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions’ Welcome Day I activities.
Center for Collaborative Leadership Honors Mel King with Building a Better Boston Award ›
Three hundred Boston-area civic and business leaders came together to honor legendary social activist Mel King at the UMass Boston Center for Collaborative Leadership’s fifth annual Building a Better Boston Award Breakfast on Friday at the Seaport World Trade Center.
Think Only Good Looks Lead to More Money? Not So Fast, UMass Boston Professor Says ›
Assistant Professor of Management Mary C. Still is challenging the long-held notion that good looks are the reason why some people make more money than others.
Ayanna Pressley, Michelle Wu Join UMass Boston Experts to Discuss New Book ›
Join the McCormack Graduate School for a discussion of a new book, Race, Gender, and Political Leadership in 21st Century America.
UMass Boston Scientist Seeks New Clues to Hereditary Breast Cancer ›
Shailja Pathania, assistant assistant professor of cancer biology at UMass Boston, has received a DoD Breast Cancer Breakthrough award.