Another round of courses are set to begin at UMass Boston’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, where people over 50 can learn about diverse topics such as watercolor painting, detective novels, and Italian culture.
UMass Boston senior Grant Ryan talks to NECN about the steps he is taking to ensure he’s not limited by student loan debt after graduation. Ryan attended a Project Credit Smarts session at UMass Boston on Wednesday to learn how to manage credit wisely.
Associate Professor Ellen Douglas of the School for the Environment says the continuing effects of climate change increase the likelihood of another destructive Category 3 hurricane like the one that hit near Boston in 1938.
Chancellor J. Keith Motley says French pharmaceutical company Sanofi gave $1 million to UMass Boston because it shares the university’s vision for improving student skills in STEM professions. UMass Boston students typically remain in Massachusetts after graduation to work for firms like Sanofi, the chancellor said.