Prof. Jean Rhodes Awarded Grant to Study the Health Consequences of Hurricane Katrina ›
A highly competitive, national funding program dedicated to tackling pressing health policy issues has awarded a grant to University of Massachusetts Boston professor Jean Rhodes and a collaborator at Harvard University to study the health consequences of Hurricane Katrina.
Teachers Graduate from UMass Boston, Ready to Make a Difference in Pacific Islands ›
Among the nearly 4,000 students who earned diplomas from UMass Boston on Friday, eight have had a particularly long journey. These new graduates are teachers from American Samoa, Guam, the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), and the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands.
Len Fishman Joins UMass Boston as Director of Gerontology Institute ›
Longtime Leader in Aging Policy to Replace Retiring Ellen Bruce
Record 3,994 Students Graduate From UMass Boston on Friday ›
Christiana Figueres, executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, delivered the keynote address at the University of Massachusetts Boston’s 46th commencement on Friday. Degrees were conferred to 3,994 UMass Boston graduates during the ceremony.
Keynote Speaker Christiana Figueres’ Address to UMass Boston’s Class of 2014 ›
"There is no greater power than the power of choice," Christiana Figureres told UMass Boston graduates during the principal address of the university's 46th commencement exercises.
JFK Winner Shaun O’Grady’s Speech at UMass Boston’s 46th Commencement ›
Read Shaun O'Grady's message to the Class of 2014.
UMass Boston Biology Professor Receives NSF Career Grant to Study Evolutionary Process ›
The National Science Foundation has given two UMass Boston biology professors its Early Career Development (CAREER) Award–the most prestigious grant the NSF awards to junior faculty.
UMass Boston Professor Wins Fulbright to Research Big Data, Privacy in Austria ›
Noushin Ashrafi, a professor of management science and information systems, will spend four months at Johannes Kepler University in Linz.
UMass Boston and Wipro Team Up to Empower Science Teachers ›
20 teachers from five school districts joined the professional development program this spring.
Grad Student, Guide Dog to Receive Diplomas at UMass Boston’s Commencement May 30 ›
William O’Donnell and his guide dog Marshall will lead the graduating students from the McCormack Graduate School of Public Policy and Global Studies into UMass Boston’s main commencement ceremony on Friday, May 30.