Associate Professor of Public and Community Service Carroy Ferguson, who attended a heated meeting on the mayoral race this week at a church in Roxbury, says a decision by the black community to coalesce around one or two minority candidates may increase its influence in the upcoming preliminary election.
Bill Carlo, director of the Addiction Counselor Education Program in UMass Boston's College of Advancing and Professional Studies, is quoted in this article on education around a drug known as "molly."
UMass Boston graduate student Kenly Hiller and Assistant Professor of Biology Jarrett Byrnes are prominently featured in this story about scientists who are turning to Kickstarter-style crowd-funding websites to finance their experiments.
BOSTON -- Emory senior Veronica Romero chipped a ball over Massachusetts-Boston goalkeeper Kristin Spain's head with just 87 seconds left in the second overtime period to give the second-ranked Eagles a hard-fought 2-1 road victory against the Beacon
UMass Boston has announced the creation of a chair in Disability and Workforce Development that will be named in honor of Dorchester native Jim Brett, president and CEO of the New England Council and a former member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives.
The UMass system earns praise from the Republican editorial board for signing on to an Obama administration initiative designed to create a welcoming campus for veterans pursuing an education after their military service ends. Almost 4 percent of the system’s 70,000-plus students are veterans.