NIH Funds UMass Boston Led Study of Visualization in Health Education on Highway Pollution ›
Carolyn Wong, a research associate with the Institute for Asian American Studies, has received a $450,000 grant to lead a study, along with researchers at UMass Lowell and Tufts University, of computer visualization in promoting health literacy on the toxic effects of highway pollution in Chinatown.
UMass Named One of 100 Best Universities in the World ›
Times Higher Education named the University of Massachusetts one of the world’s top 100 universities in the magazine’s annual global survey, released Wednesday.
UMass Boston Professor Named Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar ›
Emily Jones, an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston, is one of just 12 nursing educators from across the country to win a prestigious grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nurse Faculty Scholars program this year.
UMass Boston Well-Represented on National Book Awards Longlist ›
Two authors with ties to the university have been named to the longlists for this year's National Book Awards.
Telecommunications Pioneer Funds Non-violence and Peace Projects at UMass Boston ›
Sid Topol, a pioneer in the field of wireless communication, will fund the new Topol Peace Data Initiative at UMass Boston’s Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development (CPDD).
UMass Boston Taking Over Boston Common for “Campus On the Common” on October 7 ›
UMass Boston will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a free day of public events, including tent talks, and academic showcase, and more.
Registration Open for IDEAS UMass Boston Conference on October 29 ›
Registration is now open for the 2014 IDEAS UMass Boston conference, the annual event that brings innovators and leading thinkers from the worlds of science, the arts, technology, and business together, showcasing the innovation happening in this city.
Beacons Sports: Men’s, Women’s Soccer Earn Shutout Wins in Conference Openers ›
The men’s and women’s soccer teams have both started their seasons strong in the Little East Conference, while the women's volleyball team is on a 10-game win streak.
Tower Foundation Grant to Fund Study of College Outcomes for Youth with Disabilities, Autism ›
Innovative Think College approach will be used in inclusive college classes at UMass Boston and Roxbury Community College.
David Lucchino Joins UMass Boston’s Venture Development Center as Entrepreneur in Residence ›
Founder of Semprus BioSciences is mentoring emerging entrepreneurs