Cuban American Prof Miren Uriarte Discusses Thaw in U.S.-Havana Relations ›
"This, as a Cuban American, as a Latin American, is both refreshing and meaningful."
WUMB 91.9FM to Broadcast First Night Boston Concert ›
For the fourth straight year, WUMB 91.9FM will be broadcasting the First Night Boston concert live. This year's performers are singer-songwriter Patty Larkin and roots multi-instrumentalist Dom Flemons.
Delegates from Italy Meet with UMass Boston Professor to Discuss Data Privacy and Protection ›
Delegates from Italy met with UMass Boston Professor Noushin Ashrafi to discuss her research.
For Fifth Straight Year, MSBDC Client Wins MassChallenge Cash Prize ›
For the fifth year in a row, a client of the College of Management’s Massachusetts Small Business Development Center has won a cash prize from MassChallenge, the state’s largest business accelerator.
Eight UMass Boston Public Safety Officers Honored for Going Beyond Call of Duty ›
“As a police chief, two of the most important things we can do are hire the right people for the job, and promote the right leaders for the position,” said Acting Chief Donald Baynard.
Sociology Students Help Fellow UMass Boston Students, Stock Food Pantry ›
UMass Boston’s food pantry is a bit fuller these days, thanks in part to Lecturer in Sociology Jacqueline Lageson’s students, who collected 2,490 food items over the past six weeks.
Distinguished Faculty Award Winners Reflect on 50 Years of UMass Boston ›
Professors Elizabeth Fay, Bob Chen, and Catherine Lynde were honored at commencement in the spring, and at a luncheon last week.
UMass Boston Celebrates Research Achievements at 8th Annual Luncheon ›
Faculty, students, and alumni received some great news at UMass Boston’s annual research luncheon last week—Boston’s public research university brought in more research funding than ever before in the last fiscal year.
Mayor Walsh Hears Strand Revival Plans from UMass Boston Students ›
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh visited the University of Massachusetts Boston on Friday to hear proposals from eight of Erin O’Brien’s Honors College students who spent their fall semester creating plans to revitalize Dorchester’s iconic Strand Theatre.
UMass Boston Athletics Participates in Helping Hands Gift Giving Celebration ›
Members of the community donated holiday presents, including clothing, toys, and books to over 80 children.