UMass Boston To Build on Partnerships at 3rd Annual Symposium ›
This year’s event includes a poster session representing more than 90 partners, a plenary session analyzing UMass Boston's partnerships, and breakout sessions.
Ocean Science: The Final, Final Frontier ›
In a new report, Professor Bob Chen and his colleagues present some unorthodox suggestions for how scientists and educators could increase the public’s understanding of the ocean’s impact on everyday life.
Statement from Chancellor Motley on Wednesday’s Tragic Back Bay Fire ›
We were saddened to learn of the loss of two firefighters yesterday in the Back Bay. Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy and Lieutenant Edward J. Walsh gave their lives battling a furious fire, so that others could be saved. Their sacrifice will never be forgotten.
This Week in Beacons Sports: Baseball Erases 5-Run Deficit With Walk-Off Win in Florida ›
The University of Massachusetts Boston Beacons came back from a five-run deficit in the ninth inning to defeat Bethel University, 8-7 on Thursday.
UMass Boston Offers New Community Development Major ›
“It was important to create a major to meet the community development demands of the 21st century that prepares students to promote and facilitate community empowerment,” said Anna Madison, interim dean of the College of Public and Community Service.
UMass Boston Student Writers Show Their Might/In Twitter Poetry Contest, Where Words Take Flight ›
Writers never know where a great idea will come from. Amy Gaeta found her inspiration in the freezer—a package of pork chops with a handwritten note attached.
This Week in Beacons Sports: Sprinter Hulerie McGuffie Places 2nd at Indoor National Championships ›
Sophomore Hulerie McGuffie has become the first Beacon to earn back-to-back All-America honors in more than 20 years.
UMass Boston Marks St. Patrick’s Day with New Partnership with the University of Limerick ›
UMass Boston and the University of Limerick celebrated St. Patrick's Day by signing a memorandum of understanding, formally launching a strategic partnership between the two universities.
Statement in Support of Academic Boycott of Israel ›
This is a response to UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley's statement regarding the American Studies Association resolution to join the boycott of Israeli academic institutions.
Statement from Chancellor Motley on Call for Academic Boycott of Israel ›
Chancellor Motley says a proposed academic boycott violates the principles of academic freedom and contradicts UMass Boston's mission.