Trustees Approve New School for the Environment at UMass Boston ›
The University of Massachusetts Boston today took a major step toward becoming a global leader in environmental research, education, and outreach, with the UMass Board of Trustees’s approval of a new School for the Environment.
Beacons Hockey Teams Advance to ECAC Semifinals ›
Both the men's and women's hockey teams will play in the ECAC East tournament semifinals this weekend following big wins in their first-round games.
UMass Boston Breaks Ground on $113 Million General Academic Building No. 1 ›
University’s Second New Academic Building Expected to Open in 2015
Expert on Hispanic Catholicism to Speak at UMass Boston ›
As Catholics around the world celebrate Lent, a season of sacrifice and self-evaluation, the Gastón Institute at the University of Massachusetts Boston will host a lecture by Hosffman Ospino, a leading expert on the intersection of Catholicism and Latino culture.
Student Playwrights Festival Kicks Off Wednesday With Free Readings ›
The Performing Arts Department kicks off its inaugural Student Playwrights Festival Wednesday with free staged readings of four plays written by UMass Boston students. Four fully-staged productions follow in March.
The Week in Beacons Sports (February 11-17) ›
The regular season may be over, but four Beacons squads are headed to the playoffs this week.
Rapper and Actor Ice-T Coming to Campus ›
Television actor and former rapper Ice-T is coming to UMass Boston on March 6 to speak to students about overcoming the impossible.
The Week in Beacons Sports (February 4-February 10) ›
New Program Records Set at Little East Conference/New England Alliance Indoor Championship
UMass Boston Professors, Students Watch Launch of Satellite That Will Gather Data for $970K Grant ›
A group of graduate students from UMass Boston and professors Crystal Schaaf and ZhongPing Lee were in California to watch the launch of a satellite that is churning out data for UMass Boston researchers to use in a project funded by the U.S. Geological Survey.
UMass Boston Professor Is Co-author of Report Identifying Risks of Sea Level Rise, Flooding ›
Ellen Douglas, associate professor of Environment, Earth, and Ocean Sciences at UMass Boston, co-authored the report, Preparing for the Rising Tide, released by the Boston Harbor Association.