UMass Boston Hosts National Access, Diversity and Excellence Summit ›
Three-day summit draws Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and higher-education leaders from across the country.
The Princeton Review Highlights UMass Boston’s Green Efforts ›
For the fifth consecutive year, UMass Boston has made the Princeton Review’s Green Colleges Guide.
Latino Leadership Initiative Prepares UMass Boston Students for Expanded Roles ›
Three members of the University of Massachusetts Boston’s Class of 2015 spent part of this summer strengthening their leadership skills at the fifth annual Latino Leadership Initiative.
UMass Boston Faculty Receive $95,557 in Creative Economy Grants ›
Faculty at the University of Massachusetts Boston have received a combined $95,557 in Creative Economy Grants from UMass President Robert Caret’s office.
UMass Boston Student Scholars to Study Culture, History, Leadership in Japan ›
UMass Boston is one of four universities selected for the TOMODACHI Inouye Scholars Program, designed to educate students in the U.S. about the life and contributions of Senator Inouye and other Japanese Americans.
New Certificate Name and New Courses for Women in Politics and Public Policy ›
This September, the graduate certificate program for Women in Politics and Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts Boston will have a new name: the graduate certificate program in Gender, Leadership and Public Policy.
UMass Boston Staffer to Explore Online Education Capabilities in Haiti ›
Alexandrine Policar, an application administrator and an adjunct faculty member in the College of Management, has received a Fulbright award to work with the State University of Haiti to research and develop an online education program.
Actor Mark Ruffalo Visits UMass Boston’s Nantucket Field Station ›
Oscar- and Emmy-nominated actor Mark Ruffalo, who stars as Hulk in the Avengers movies, visited UMass Boston’s Nantucket Field Station recently to discuss a new partnership between his nonprofit organization Water Defense and field station Director Sarah Oktay.
Cruise the Boston Harbor Islands and See Lighthouses with UMass Boston ›
The community is invited to join UMass Boston’s Marine Operations on Island Adventures and Lighthouse Cruises around the Boston Harbor this summer.
Innovative Cancer Research at UMass Boston Receives $150K Grant ›
The grant to Jill Macoska, director of the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy, is part of the annual UMass Science and Technology Awards from the office of President Robert Caret.