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.
Anonymous Gift of $1 Million Will Advance Biology Research Efforts ›
This gift will launch the new Biology Graduate Research Endowment, which will support stipends for graduate students, travel to conferences, and graduate research projects for years to come.
APLU Designates UMass Boston as an Innovation & Economic Prosperity University ›
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, North America's oldest higher education association, has recognized UMass Boston for its strong commitment to economic engagement.
UMass Boston Again Named Military Friendly School ›
Victory Media Inc. has named the University of Massachusetts Boston a Military Friendly School® for the second consecutive year.
From Independence to Plymouth: One Grad Student’s Story ›
UMass Boston graduate student Tyler Kyrola spent his summer searching for the borders of the original Pilgrim settlement.
UMass Boston Students Seek Original Plymouth Settlement Walls ›
Through UMass Boston's field school, students have spent the last month digging on the north side of Burial Hill Cemetery looking for the Pilgrim settlement.