Biochemistry Student Alexander Winnett Receives UMass Boston’s JFK Award ›
Chancellor J. Keith Motley announced this week that Winnett, a 22-year-old Whitman native, is receiving two distinguished awards: the John F. Kennedy Award for Academic Excellence, the highest honor given to UMass Boston graduates, and the Massachusetts Department of Education’s 29 Who Shine Award.
Beacons Baseball Team Earns Spot in NCAA Tournament ›
UMass Boston’s baseball team (28-14) is returning to the NCAA tournament for the first time since the program’s first appearance in 2010.
UMass Boston Athletics Renews Commitment to Pine Street Inn ›
UMass Boston Athletics will once again make a full-year commitment to the Pine Street Inn, one of the largest homeless shelters in Boston, for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Missing Commencement for Track & Field Championship, National Champion Dons Cap and Gown Early ›
Senior Hulerie McGuffie will be representing the Beacons one last time in both the 200- and 400-meter dash at the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championship Meet, so she'll be missing commencement. On Monday, she had a chance to don her cap and gown early.
UMass Boston Costume Design Professor to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award ›
Rafael Jaen, assistant professor of costume design, will receive the Lifetime Achievement in the Arts Award from Salem State University on Tuesday, May 10.
Nearly 300 High School Students and Guests Attend UMass Boston’s Spring Visit Day ›
On Saturday, May 7, nearly 300 students and guests attended Spring Visit Day for high school sophomores and juniors, hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
UMass Boston to Host 2016 Little East Conference Baseball Tournament at Monan Park ›
UMass Boston is hosting the Little East Conference Tournament at Monan Park, starting Wednesday at noon.
Beacons Baseball Wins Regular Season Conference Title, Dedicates Monan Park ›
UMass Boston’s baseball team won its first regular season Little East Conference title Friday, minutes before UMass Boston dedicated the team’s new shared home with BC High.
Community of Leaders Serves as Teachers for Honors College Students ›
Eleven students in the Becoming a Leader class have spent the spring semester gaining leadership lessons from an impressive roster of CEOs, politicians, nonprofit chiefs, and entrepreneurs.
UMass Boston and BC High Dedicate New Monan Park Baseball Complex May 6 ›
The much anticipated Monan Park has opened in time for the spring high school and college baseball season. Boston College High School and UMass Boston will host a dedication and a ceremonial first pitch on Friday, May 6, at 3 p.m. on the new field.