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  1. UMass Boston Helps Dorchester Uncover its Past
    “What’s important about this process is that it comes from the bottom up, not from the top down,” Pelayo said.
  2. Boston International Women’s Day Annual Breakfast
    The Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy is co-sponsoring the annual Boston International Women's Day Breakfast.
  3. Speaker Series Spring 2016
    A Corpus-Based Sociolinguistic Study of Spanish in the Metro-Boston Area by Daniel Erker
  4. Changing the Face of Leadership Lunch
    Annual leadership lunch celebrating the 2017 Emerging Leaders Program fellows. Featuring Innovation = Leadership + Collaboration panel moderated by Pulitzer Prize winner Kathleen Kingsbury.
  5. UMass Boston Emerging Leaders Program Alum Setting the Stage for Winter’s Landing
    ELP alum Chris Sinclair's vision for Winter's Landing is to turn City Hall Plaza into the centerpiece for arts, entertainment, and winter programming in the City of Boston.
  6. UMass Boston’s College of Management Starts MBA Classes in Downtown Boston
    ​Starting Monday, the University of Massachusetts Boston’s College of Management is giving MBA students an opportunity to earn credits toward their graduate degree in the heart of historic downtown Boston.
  7. November 5 Declared “James Green Day” to Honor Retired Professor
    Green’s many accomplishments include founding the Labor Studies program at UMass Boston and founding the Labor Resource Center.
  8. Director of New Urban Planning and Community Development Program Brings Expertise from NOLA, Memphis
    Ken Reardon is the director of a new graduate program in the School for the Environment.
  9. 2015 Boston Regional Meeting
    Meeting aims at bringing together policymakers and community to discuss the impact of new demographic data from Boston, Chelsea, Everett, Framingham, Lynn, Revere, Salem, Somerville and Waltham.
  10. Survey of Boston Neighborhoods Reveals Life Before and After Marathon Bombing
    A new study that sheds light on how residents felt about their neighborhoods before and after the attack.
  11. Boston Kicks Off Age-Friendly City Initiative with Help from Gerontology Institute
    The City of Boston, in partnership with AARP and the UMass Boston Gerontology Institute, has begun the 5-year process of becoming a World Health Organization recognized Age Friendly City.
  12. Professor Miren Uriarte Appointed to Boston School Committee
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh has appointed Professor of Human Services Miren Uriarte to the Boston School Committee, the governing body of the Boston Public Schools (BPS).
  13. Colloquium: Boston’s Streetworker Program
    Conflict Resolution Colloquium with guest speaker Christopher Byner Acting Executive Director for Boston Center for Youth and Families (BCYF)
  14. UMass Boston Archivist Reveals the Orange Line’s Untold Story
    Andrew Elder and Jeremy Fox tell the story of Boston neighborhoods through the years.
  15. UMass Boston Hosting Three-Hour Tall Ship Cruises
    UMass Boston’s Marine Operations is offering three-hour narrated cruises aboard the M/V Columbia Point, giving passengers an up close view of the Tall Ships and visiting naval ships in the port of Boston for the city’s July 4 celebration.
  16. Film Screening: Can We Talk- Learning for Boston’s Busing/Desegregation Crisis
    UMass Boston's Trotter Institute and Healey Library will screen the film Can We Talk- Learning for Boston’s Busing/Desegregation Crisis.
  17. College of Management Featured in The Princeton Review’s “Best 294 Business Schools: 2012 Edition”
    The College of Management at the University of Massachusetts Boston is an outstanding business school, according to The Princeton Review.
  18. UMass Boston Partners with FUEL to Send More Low-Income Students to College
    The University of Massachusetts Boston and Families United in Educational Leadership (FUEL) announced a partnership today that will further promote their mission of college access for all deserving students by providing full scholarship opportunities to qualified FUEL participants.
  19. Nantucket Field Station Announces New Friends Organization to Promote Research, Public Outreach
    The UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station announces the creation of the Friends of Nantucket Field Station.
  20. Seasonal Flu Clinic
    University Health Services has arranged for Flu Shot Clinics to be offered to the entire UMass Boston campus community by Maxim Health Services.
  21. BATEC Wins $5 Million Grant from National Science Foundation
    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $5 million four-year grant to BATEC, a regional leader in IT education reform housed within University College at UMass Boston.
  22. Victoria Reggie Kennedy Speaks on Influencing Public Policy: The Role of Midlife and Older Women
    Guest lecture at the JFK Library sponsored by McCormack Graduate School's Gerontology Institute and the Eastern Massachusetts Chapter of OWL (Older Women's League).
  23. Chancellor Motley, Elizabeth Warren Speak at UMass Boston’s Fall Convocation
    Chancellor Motley focuses on the theme of community; Elizabeth Warren shares her story of perseverance.
  24. UMass Boston Hosts Events & Volunteer Opportunities in Honor of 9/11
    UMass Boston is remembering September 11, 2001 through reflection and service.
  25. WUMB Radio One of 76 Organizations to Receive a Big Read Grant
    The University of Massachusetts Boston’s public radio station, WUMB-FM, has been selected to receive a $17,000 grant from the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA) to again bring The Big Read to Boston residents.
  26. UMass Boston Chancellor Elected to Lead Carney Hospital’s Board of Trustees
    University of Massachusetts Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley has been elected chairman of Carney Hospital's Board of Trustees.
  27. Dr. Muriel Howard Delivers 2011 UMass Boston Commencement Address
    Outgoing UMass President Jack Wilson was awarded a surprise Chancellor's Medal at his last commencement at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
  28. IDEAS Boston Finds New Home at UMass Boston
    An economist who explored how the world’s poor live on $2 a day. and the host of a PBS kids show are just a two of this year's IDEAS Boston speakers.
  29. UMass Boston Honors SBLI President & CEO Robert Sheridan
    Robert Sheridan was honored with the Chancellor's Medal for Exemplary Leadership, the university's highest honor, at its seventh annual Scholarship Gala.
  30. UMass Boston Named in Princeton Review’s Top ‘Green Colleges’ Guide for Second Time
    For the second year in a row, UMass Boston has been named in The Princeton Review's Guide to 311 Green Colleges for its commitment to sustainability.
  31. IDEAS Boston Moves to UMass Boston
    The annual forum that brings leading-edge thinkers and innovators together is scheduled for Oct. 20 at its new, permanent home at the UMass Boston.
  32. EMK Institute Holds Groundbreaking on UMass Boston Campus
    Construction of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate on the University of Massachusetts Boston campus is under way.
  33. UMass Boston Honors Housing Advocate with Quinn Award at 25th Annual Community Breakfast
    Chancellor J. Keith Motley awarded East Boston resident Mossik Hacobian with the Robert H. Quinn Award for Outstanding Community Leadership.
  34. UMass Boston to Establish New Center for Community Democracy and Democratic Literacy
    The new Center for Community Democracy and Democratic Literacy will be located in the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at UMass Boston.
  35. UMass Boston-Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Partnership Receives $13.7 Million
    The UMass Boston-Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center comprehensive cancer partnership program has been awarded a $13.7 million, five-year grant.
  36. Professor Shaun O’Connell Presents an Evolving Vision of Boston through Literature
    UMass Boston Professor of English Shaun O’Connell's interpretive anthology looks at the evolving vision of Boston in the last four centuries.
  37. For Students, Media Matters at UMass Boston
    Hundreds of students across Massachusetts got the chance to learn writing and photography tips from the top professionals in the field at Media Matters.
  38. Luncheon Celebrates Faculty Success in Research,  Innovation, Scholarship, and Creativity
    More than 200 faculty, researchers, staff, and students attended a lunch which celebrated faculty success in research, innovation, and creativity.