News

The Living Lab: Students Sought for Semester on Nantucket

Office of Communications | October 17, 2012

This spring, UMass Boston students can study on the living laboratory of Nantucket as part of a semester-long pilot residential program offered through University College.

Nantucket Field Station Program Receives Statehouse Citation

UMass Field Station Communications Team | October 16, 2012

Grace Grossman Youth Collaborative brings students from urban areas to Nantucket.

UMass Boston Launches Environmental Sciences Pilot Program on Nantucket

UMass Field Station Communications Team | October 16, 2012

Twenty UMass Boston students will participate in customized curriculum focused on ecology and environmental sciences as well as Nantucket history and culture.

UMass Boston’s Nantucket Field Station Receives Diversity Award

Nantucket Field Station Communications Team | June 26, 2012

Organization of Biological Field Stations Gives 2012 Human Diversity Award

Nantucket Field Station Announces New Friends Organization to Promote Research, Public Outreach

Office of Communications | October 06, 2011

The UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station announces the creation of the Friends of Nantucket Field Station.

Salt Spray—Like a Giant Margarita

Sarah Oktay, PhD, Managing Director UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station | September 19, 2011

How much salt can the environment tolerate?

Thar She Blows

Sarah Oktay, PhD, Managing Director, UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station | September 18, 2011

Irene and Nantucket: Friends?

The Short, Sad Life of a Humpback Whale Calf

Sarah Oktay, PhD, Managing Director, UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station | July 27, 2011

Just last week Nantucket had another “washashore” come onto the island, and this one was a heartbreaker.

Red, White and Blue - July on Nantucket

Sarah Oktay, PhD, Managing Director, UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station | July 13, 2011

Red, white, and blue: flora and fauna style!

Protecting the Hive

Sarah Oktay, PhD, Managing Director, UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station | July 06, 2011

Have you ever heard of National Pollinator Week? Learn why this new designation is so important.

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