UMass Boston Biology Professor Honored at University of Alberta Convocation ›
The University of Alberta presented Kamaljit Bawa with an honorary doctor of science degree for his life’s work promoting social justice and conservation biology.
Master’s Graduate Samantha Leney Gets Dazzling Surprise at UMass Boston Commencement ›
Leney, who earned a graduate degree in school psychology, and boyfriend Daniel Ruggeiro, who earned an MBA, finished school and got engaged in the span of 24 hours.
Commencement Speaker Figueres: Class of 2014 Must Exercise ‘Power of Choice’ ›
UMass Boston commencement speaker Christiana Figueres urged the 3,994 graduates to exercise "their power of choice."
UMass Boston, Harvard Pilgrim Partner to Enhance Support for Nursing Students ›
Set Sail for Success commits $500k to assist students.
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