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Poem in Jill McDonough’s New Book Reaper Featured in New York Times

Colleen Locke | May 24, 2017

Military technology, including drones, plays a key role in Reaper, the new volume of poetry by UMass Boston professor Jill McDonough.

Associate Professor’s Book on ‘The Human Race Game’ Wins Book Medal

Colleen Locke | February 10, 2017

Associate Professor of Human Services Cuf Ferguson has received the bronze Living Now Evergreen Book Medal for his new book, Evolving The Human Race Game: A Spiritual and Soul-Centered Perspective.

Honors Students Partner with BPS on Street Trauma Research, Present Findings to Superintendent Chang

Colleen Locke | January 30, 2017

UMass Boston students taking the class Understanding Their Experiences with Street Trauma: Youth Participatory Action Research Methods were co-researchers with students at Community Academic of Health and Sciences (CASH) High School in Dorchester on a photovoice research project in fall 2016.

Trotter’s Barbara Lewis to Moderate Discussion Following Birth of a Movement Premiere

Office of Communications | January 27, 2017

In the documentary Birth of a Movement, Bestor Cram and Susan Gray examine William Monroe Trotter's campaign against D.W. Griffith’s 1915 film The Birth of a Nation. The film will be screened Monday, January 30.

Congratulations to the New Vice President of NWSA

Brittany Downey, Department Manager WGS | September 20, 2016

WGS Chair Elora Chowdhury will serve from 2016-2018

UMass Boston Professor Receives International Young Researcher Award

Colleen Locke | July 11, 2016

Assistant Professor of Economics Guy Numa is one of just two researchers worldwide to receive the European Society for the History of Economic Thought's 2016 Young Researcher Award.

Chancellor’s Awards Highlight Faculty Excellence at 2016 Commencement Ceremony

Office of Communications | May 26, 2016

Three professors win awards for Distinguished Scholarship, Teaching, and Service

Fulbright-Winning UMass Boston Professor to Work in Tanzania

Colleen Locke | May 20, 2016

Assistant Professor Angela Stone-MacDonald has received a Fulbright grant to teach early childhood education in Tanzania this September.

UMass Boston Costume Design Professor to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Colleen Locke | May 10, 2016

Rafael Jaen, assistant professor of costume design, will receive the Lifetime Achievement in the Arts Award from Salem State University on Tuesday, May 10.

Co-Developer of UMass Boston’s Early Childhood Program Receives Early Education Award

Colleen Locke | April 27, 2016

Mary Lu Love, an instructor in the Early Education and Care in Inclusive Settings Program, has received the Boston Association for the Education of Young Children’s Abigail Eliot Award for making a difference in the field of early education and care.