Professor Adrienne Wald, director of the undergraduate nursing program at UMass Boston, enlisted 30 of her nursing students to work on “sweep teams” attending to injured and dehydrated runners at Monday’s Boston Marathon. When two bombs exploded near the finish line, the students showed great bravery in tragic circumstances.
The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management released a fiscal impact study estimating a proposed shopping/residential complex in Maynard could generate $859,000 in new annual revenue for the town.
Bounce Imaging, a client of the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center at UMass Boston, is cited by PopSci for its invention, a spherical camera that helps search-and-rescue teams access hard-to-reach places in the aftermath of disasters.
UMass Boston doctoral student Modupe Oshikoya was reunited with her beloved cat, Rosie, on Wednesday after Rosie nearly died in a fire at Oshikoya’s apartment complex and then became lost in Dorchester for nearly two weeks.
Graphic displays terms for mayors in Massachusetts.
Some say 4 years provides more stability, less campaigning
Thomas Koch says he is perfectly satisfied with the two-year term he is serving as mayor of Quincy. He can, however, see some real ad
SalemNews.com, Salem, MA
April 12, 2013
Star-spangled night at Fenway for Danvers singer
BY ETHAN FORMAN
---- - DANVERS — Red Sox fans gladly removed their caps last night for Transportation Security Admini
Did I imagine it? I've trawled the Internet, and can find no mention of a visit she paid to the Imperial War Museum, where she gave a spellbinding talk about the Falkland Islands War. She described to us how she first heard the news that the Argentin
On Saturday, the United Veterans Council of the City of Gloucester, Congressman John F. Tierney, state Senator Bruce E. Tarr, Mayor Carolyn Kirk, and the Gloucester Office is sponsoring “Operation Commitment To Our Troops” to be held at the Glouceste
UMass Boston alumna Gina McCarthy ’76 appeared before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Thursday for a confirmation hearing on her nomination as the next administrator of the EPA. No date has been set for a confirmation vote.
A writeup on upcoming film festivals recommends festivalgoers check out “The Art & Politics of End Credits,” moderated by UMass Boston Film Series curator Chico Colvard. It's happening Sunday, April 28 at 1 p.m. at Somerville Theatre.