A planned satellite college campus in Brockton–-a collaboration among Massasoit Community College, Bridgewater State University and the University of Massachusetts Boston--is still moving forward despite the departure of Governor Deval Patrick, one of the project's champions.
Jan Mutchler, director of the Center for Social and Demographic Research on Aging at UMass Boston, told the Scituate select board that a third of the town's residents will be 60 or older by the year 2030.
Varda Konstam, a professor emerita in the Department of Counseling and School Psychology, says young adults who are on their parents' phone plans aren't doing anything wrong, but should analyze the motives behind the arrangement.
Professor of American Studies Rachel Rubin says Boyhood, the 12-years-in-the-making film that chronicled the life of a boy from ages 5 to 18, may steal the show from Birdman when the 87th annual Academy Awards are handed out Sunday night.
Associate Professor of Management and Marketing Benyamin Lichtenstein joined more than 1,800 salon owners, managers and stylists last month in New Orleans for Serious Business 2015. Lichtenstein spoke at one of the convention's breakout sessions.
Junior Cassidy Elizabeth Bane, a 2012 Gardiner High School graduate, was named to the fall 2014 dean's list. Last month, the performing arts major received a Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Region 1 Award for costume construction.