Lauren Hudak, a former UMass Boston student, is interviewed on running her first Boston Marathon. "I came to Boston when I was in my early 20s and really found myself in this city," Hudak said. "I think there is something special running a race of this caliber in your home city.”
UMass Boston student Allan Ordonez is pictured at Bottom Line's Get In, Graduate and Go Far Dinner, a fundraising event that helps underserved Bay State students pursue and attain their goals of a college education and career.
For the third time in her career, Canton native Olivia Murphy, a junior forward on the UMass Boston women’s basketball team, has been named to the ECAC Division III New England Women’s Basketball All-Star team.
Chancellor J. Keith Motley talks to the Globe about the increasing need for public universities to seek private financial support. “We’re seeking private financial support in ways that my predecessors...would have never dreamed they would have to,” Motley said.
Chancellor J. Keith Motley appears in this story on tributes to the Boston Marathon victims. "Our hearts were heavy as we remembered Krystle Campbell and the other victims," Motley said at an event honoring the first two recipients of the Krystle Campbell Scholarship.
Werner Kunz, associate professor of marketing and director of UMass Boston's Digital Media Lab, comments on how social media has become critical for nonprofits and corporations. Kunz says social media success is dependent on finding the right trigger.
Four runners from Medford running in the Boston Marathon to raise money for the Krystle Campbell Scholarship Fund are looking to achieve their fundraising goals. Campbell, a former UMass Boston student and Medford resident, died in the marathon bombing two years ago.