UMass Boston alumna Molly Bittrolff is opening a new business in Billings, Montana--an indoor playground that will allow parents and their young children to socialize and stay active when the weather turns bad.
The Boston Herald published a photo from Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone's appearance at UMass Boston on Friday. The photo also features Thomas Kane, director of the William Joiner Institute for the Study of War and Social Consequences.
Assistant Professor of Education Ray Franke's new study shows a direct positive relationship between government aid and the graduation rates of low-income students from four-year colleges. Franke also found a negative relationship between obtaining unsubsidized student loans and graduation rates.