UMass Boston’s Jamill Moquete Selected By the Baltimore Orioles in MLB Amateur Draft ›
The 2014 Little East Conference Co-Player of the Year Jamill Moquete has become just the second player in University of Massachusetts Boston history to be drafted by a professional sports organization.
JFK Winner Shaun O’Grady Journeyed from Battlefield to Classroom ›
Lynn native Shaun O’Grady traveled a long and difficult path from his hometown to the commencement stage at UMass Boston. He once thought college "wasn't in the cards" for him.
Grad Student, Guide Dog Lead McCormack Graduates at UMass Boston’s Commencement ›
There was no mistaking the whistles that greeted William and Marshall O'Donnell as they crossed the stage to receive their diplomas during the McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies commencement ceremony.
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.