Former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga Highlights Africa’s Development ›
Former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga visited the UMass Boston campus on May 6 to deliver a talk, “The Awakening African Lion,” as part of the Distinguished International Lecture series.
Chemistry Education, Challenged Stereotypes Covered at Annual Faculty Research Celebration ›
Three faculty members spoke about their community-engaged scholarship, fitting the theme “Made in Boston, Ready for the World,” at the university’s annual Faculty Research Celebration.
UMass Boston Grad Student Andrew Bunyard Among 29 Who Shine in 2014 ›
Andrew Bunyard, a public affairs major from Boxborough, is the 2014 "29 Who Shine" award winner from the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Final Beam Raised on UMass Boston’s Newest Academic Building ›
The university celebrated a milestone in its ongoing campus development on May 2 when Local 7 ironworkers raised the final steel beam for GAB No. 1.
The Week in Beacons Sports: Baseball to Open LEC Tournament Play on Wednesday ›
UMass Boston’s baseball team will take on UMass Dartmouth on Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the opening round of the Little East Conference Tournament.
U.S. Secretary of Education Praises UMass Boston’s STEM Diversity ›
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan praised UMass Boston's "wonderful commitment" to increasing diversity in STEM fields in a Twitter comment recently.
UMass Boston to Host Fourth Social Media Day on May 14 ›
Only 30 tickets remain for the event. $15 admission includes lunch, coffee, and afternoon breakout sessions.
Education Advocate Jonathan Kozol Talks Preschool, Standardized Testing ›
Teacher-turned-author Jonathan Kozol's free talk was part of a half-day celebration of the College of Education and Human Development’s first 35 years as part of the University of Massachusetts Boston.
The Week in Beacons Sports: Track and Field Brings Home 8 Gold Medals ›
UMass Boston sophomore Hulerie McGuffie set a Little East Conference record with five gold medals at the LEC Outdoor Championship over the weekend.
UMass Boston Community, Neighbors Invited to Share Their UMass Boston Stories ›
Alumni, former professors, current students, faculty, staff, and UMass Boston neighbors are invited to bring their candid photos and share the stories behind the photos at the UMass Boston Mass. Memories Road Show on May 2 and 3.