The Week in Beacons Sports: Senior Volleyball Player Runs in 2014 Boston Marathon ›
Senior volleyball player Christine DuPuis finished the Boston Marathon in 5:57:39 on Monday. It was her first marathon.
Chemistry Professor Wins Prestigious Fellowship ›
Marietta Schwartz, associate dean of the College of Science and Mathematics, will join the Executive Leadership In Academic Technology and Engineering (ELATE) program this fall. The part-time fellowship allows female senior faculty members in STEM to learn skills they need to advance their careers.
Award-Winning Author Jonathan Kozol to Speak at UMass Boston April 28 ›
UMass Boston's College of Education and Human Development will be hosting National Book Award-winning author Jonathan Kozol for a free talk on Monday, April 28. The talk is part of a half-day celebration of CEHD’s first 35 years.
B.o.B and Juicy J Playing UMass Boston on May 8 ›
B.o.B, the rapper who quickly rose to fame with the release of “Nothin’ on You,” and “Airplanes,” will perform at the University of Massachusetts Boston on Thursday, May 8. Rapper Juicy J will open the show.
UMass Boston Runners Prepare for 2014 Boston Marathon ›
Monday's Boston Marathon will serve as not only a time to remember and reflect; it will also be about showing resilience, completing a goal, and raising money for a good cause.
UMass Boston Student Runs Marathon in Honor of Krystle Campbell and Scholarship Fund ›
UMass Boston graduate student Matthew Conlon, a Weymouth native, is running in the 2014 Boston Marathon to raise money for the Krystle Campbell Scholarship Fund.
UMass Boston Community Reflects on Marathon at Remembrance Ceremony ›
The University of Massachusetts Boston community gathered for a solemn Boston Marathon Remembrance ceremony on Tuesday, the first anniversary of the bombings at the finish line.
The Week in Beacons Sports: Freshman Shatters 1986 Record at Track Meet ›
Freshman Taylor Smith broke both the 1986 UMass Boston program record and the meet record with her throw of 129-01 feet.
UMass Boston Students Volunteer at Marathon Finish Line ›
Students who volunteered at last year's marathon return to aid runners.
UMass Boston to Host Marathon Remembrance, Raise Money for This Year’s Runners ›
The UMass Boston campus community will participate in a series of events next week to celebrate this year’s Boston Marathon and to commemorate the victims of last year’s tragedy, including alumna Krystle Campbell.