UMass Boston Researchers Find Preschoolers Memorize Rhymes Better Than Adults ›
When pitted against adults, kids remembered up to twice the words in a rhyming story.
Provide Input on Strategic Plan: Open Meeting Set for Friday, March 4 ›
The Strategic Planning Implementation Group is inviting the UMass Boston campus community to an open meeting on Friday at 1 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom.
UMass Boston Practices What it Teaches, Researches, in Ethiopia ›
UMass Boston faculty members and students spent part of the winter break in Ethiopia sharing their scholarship, conducting research, and hosting workshops on environmental issues.
Close to 900 Students and Families Visit Campus for Welcome Day Activities ›
A record number of admitted students and their families attended the university’s Scholarship Dinner on Friday, February 26, and Welcome Day I on Saturday, February 27.
UMass Boston Community Invited to March 3 Forum with Boston’s Chief Resilience Officer ›
The UMass Boston community is invited to meet the City of Boston’s chief resilience officer and offer input on making the city more equitable when it comes to race.
UMass Boston Earns NEASC Reaccreditation ›
The New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) recently extended its accreditation of the University of Massachusetts Boston for an additional 10-year period. UMass Boston has been accredited by NEASC since 1972.
UMass Boston’s COP21 Participants Discuss Paris Pact at Sustainable Solutions Lab Event ›
UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab, a cross-disciplinary institute launched this semester to address the complex impacts of climate change, convened an expert panel Wednesday to discuss the lessons learned from the Paris Agreement, a historic international accord reached at December’s COP21 co
SophoMORE Connects Liberal Arts Students with Alumni, Career Help ›
The College of Liberal Arts SophoMORE program offers sophomore students workshops for resume writing, networking, and professional communication, and participation in a required job shadow, often with UMass Boston alumni.
UMass Boston’s CyberWarriors Win Qualifying Round of Cyber Defense Competition ›
For the first time, computer science students from UMass Boston have placed first in the qualifying round of the Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, besting 14 other teams, including teams from cybersecurity powerhouses like Northeastern University and Rochester Institute of Technology.
New Research from UMass Boston Scientist Could Save Amphibian Lives ›
Doug Woodhams investigates new methods to fight chytrid fungus.