UMass Boston Professor on Jobs for Adults With Intellectual Disabilities: ‘Needle Hasn’t Changed’ ›
Professor Gary Siperstein's study, published in the Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, shows only 34 percent of intellectually disabled adults are employed.
UMass Boston Shines a Light on the Science of Children from Birth to Age 8 ›
The Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Committee on the Science of Children Birth to Age 8: Deepening and Broadening the Foundation for Success heard from Anne Douglass, assistant professor of early care and education at UMass Boston.
Actor Evan Peters Coming to Campus Wednesday ›
Television and movie actor Evan Peters is coming to UMass Boston on March 5.
The Week in Beacons Sports: Hockey Advances, Basketball Conference Tourney Starts Tonight ›
Men’s hockey Head Coach Peter Belisle picked up his 100th win on Saturday as the Beacons trumped No. 6 seed University of New England, 7-2, in the ECAC East playoffs.
UMass Boston Praised As “Transportation Trailblazer” ›
A new MASSPIRG report says UMass Boston is leading a nationwide trend toward providing more options for students to go car-free on campus.
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy ’76 to Speak at UMass Boston Event ›
UMass Boston alumna Gina McCarthy ‘76 will take part in a breakfast and conversation with fellow alumni and Chancellor J. Keith Motley on March 5.
The Week in Beacons Sports: Track Stars Win Gold, Hockey Teams Prepare for Playoffs ›
Hulerie McGuffie earned two gold medals and Renee O'Brien of Stoneham earned one at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Championship meet on Saturday.
UMass Boston Film Series Returns With “Southern Comfort” ›
For the second straight year, a film entered in the Independent Film Festival Boston will be shown on campus as part of the UMass Boston Film Series, which returns this month.
Sudanese Human Rights Activist Simon Deng’s Talk at UMass Boston Rescheduled to Feb. 26 ›
Sudanese human rights activist Simon Deng will visit UMass Boston Wednesday, February 26, to address the campus community on his personal experiences as a child slave in Sudan.
The Week in Beacons Sports: Men’s, Women’s Hockey Victorious on Senior Day ›
Travis Daniel ties a program record with his 11th career game-winning goal in a win against the University of New England.