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.
The Edward J. Collins Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston is playing an integral role in the development of a single emergency dispatch system that would serve four central Massachusetts towns.