Convocation Speakers Call UMass Boston an Institution to Learn From
Colleen Locke | September 23
Yale professors praise UMass Boston, which Chancellor Motley says has become a national model for the diversity of its academic programs.
Chancellor Motley to UMass Boston Class of 2013: “I Want Them To Hear You on Nantucket”
Zach Herman | June 10
Unusual sorrow, unrestrained joy were side by side among the 10,000 in attendance for UMass Boston's spring commencement.
UMass Boston Community Reflects on Marathon Tragedy; Honors Victims
Colleen Locke | April 22
A large crowd gathered in the Campus Center to remember former student Krystle Campbell, look back on a week of devastation, and begin the healing process.
Governor Patrick Visits UMass Boston to Unveil High-Demand Scholarship Program
Pamela Worth | March 29
The new initiative awards $2 million to 800 students studying for high-demand career in public colleges and universities across the state.
Ice-T Tells UMass Boston Students How He Left Behind a Life of Crime
Crystal Bozek | March 13
The legendary rapper shared his personal journey from the mean streets of LA to the top of the entertainment industry at the Campus Center on March 6.
GAB Groundbreaking is Latest Sign of Progress at UMass Boston
Pamela Worth | March 01
Chancellor J. Keith Motley, UMass President Robert Caret, university trustees, and community members braved bad weather on Wednesday to start the $113M project.
UMass Boston Film Series Returns For Spring With Four Premieres
Colleen Locke | January 30
One competing entry from the 11th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston will be among the features in the university film series, curated by Chico Colvard.
What Can Australia Tell Us About Boston’s Climate Future? UMass Boston Prof Asks
Martha Scanlon | January 10
Professor Allen Gontz spent his sabbatical teaming with the University of Queensland to study how climate change and rising sea levels are affecting coastlines.
Despite Hurdles, Beacons Volleyball Team Matches Best-Ever Finish
Colleen Locke | November 21
With a brutal schedule and no home court, the UMass Boston women's spikers has every reason to struggle in 2012. Instead, they won their fourth LEC title.
UMass Boston Unveils Mercedes Agulló y Cobo Digital Library
Martha Scanlon | November 07
The Agulló Digital Library provides open, online access to published and unpublished Spanish-language research indices about Spanish and Latin American history.