UMass Boston has opened a new Learning Resource Center at the Cordage Commerce Center, located at 36 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 201, and there will be an open house from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10.
David Landon, associate director of the Andrew Fiske Memorial Center for Archaeological Research, will speak about archaeological techniques and how they are relevant to Plymouth’s history tonight at 7 p.m. at the Plymouth Public Library.
Retired UMass Boston professor Richard Horsley was one of 200 environmental activists who protested outside the Tip O’Neill Federal Building in Boston on Monday, urging President Obama not to approve the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline.
UMass Boston is one of the participants of ScienceToGo, which launched its first campaign last week. The campaign features the character Ozzie the Ostrich, who discuss what scientists know, and don’t know, about global warming and climate change.