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If you have a question about an upcoming event, would like to respond to an invitation you received, or chat with us about ideas for new events, please give us a call or email.

Allison Duffy, Director of Special Events

Allison started in the Office of Community Relations and Special Events in 2003, and in 2005 when the Office of Special Events was created, she became director of the department. As director she oversees all Chancellor events on campus and is responsible for commencement. Prior to joining UMass Boston she worked in video production coordinating filming and editing for television commercials, corporate videos and documentaries.

Diane Smith, Assistant Director of Special Events

Vero Betances, Event Coordinator

Patricia Brett, Administrative Professional

Office of Special Events

Quinn Administration 03-011
617-287-5313 (telephone)