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  1. Economics Faculty Receive Equitable Growth Grants
    Three faculty from the Department of Economics received grants to study how income inequality affects economic growth.
  2. Employer Information Session with City Year
    Come and learn how working with City Year can help pay your tuition.
  3. Employer Information Session with City Year
    Come and learn how working with City Year can help pay your tuition.
  4. 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.
  5. Classes for UMass Boston’s New Education PhD Programs Start This Summer
    Classes will begin this summer for students in UMass Boston’s new Leadership in Urban Schools EdD/PhD program. The Board of Higher Education approved the new degree program, along with a new Early Childhood Education PhD program, late last year.
  6. Urban Research Network Meets at UMass Boston
    McCormack Graduate School hosts Collaborative Research for Equity and Education conference.
  7. Goddard House Doane Scholarships to Provide $170K for Nursing Students
    Funding to benefit mid-career students with experience in Boston health care
  8. UMass Boston Graduate Programs Rated Among Nation’s Best By ‘U.S. News and World Report’
    UMass Boston graduate programs in nursing, education, and rehabilitation counseling have been ranked among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report “Best Graduate School” rankings released today.
  9. OpenEd Forum: Opening Minds, Sharing Knowledge
    Learn about the benefits of open education, how to find and share open educational resources, and how to save money on textbooks.
  10. UMass Boston Celebrates COSMIC’s 10th Anniversary; Kicks Off UTeach at UMass Boston
    On Thursday, the Center for Science and Mathematics in Context celebrated its 10th anniversary, as well as its newest program, UTeach at UMass Boston.
  11. The Kresge Foundation: New Directions in Population Health
    Join the College of Nursing and Health Sciences as Phyllis Meadows, PhD, MSN, BSN, RN speaks on The Kresge Foundation’s efforts in reducing health disparities by promoting conditions and environments.
  12. Amy Rex Smith Receives Award from the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Nurses Association
    Amy Rex-Smith, DNSc, RN, ACNS, BC of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, has recently been awarded the “Excellence in Nursing Education” Award from the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Nurses Association or ANA.
  13. Rapper Warren G Joins Journalist Soledad O’Brien for UMass Boston’s “Black in America” Tour Stop
    Journalist Soledad O’Brien continued the conversation she started seven years ago with her “Black in America” series at UMass Boston on Wednesday.
  14. Chair and Professor Rosanna DeMarco to Accept the 2015 Excellence in Research Award
    Chair and Professor Rosanna DeMarco, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, APHN-BC, FAAN, has been named the 2015 recipient of the “Excellence in Research Award” given by the New England Regional Black Nurses Association (NERBNA).
  15. UTeach Program Expands to UMass Boston
    The grant will help prepare teachers in STEM fields.
  16. Shifting Parent Perspectives on ELL Education
    Institute for Asian American Studies Research Fellow Presentation
  17. Boston Health Chief Arroyo, Harvard Pilgrim CEO Talk Health Disparities at UMass Boston Panel
    Chancellor J. Keith Motley also joined the discussion.
  18. Wayuu Educator Speaks at UMass Boston
    Flor Palmar, Wayuu educator, spoke at UMass Boston Oct. 20
  19. UMass Boston Professor Named Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar
    Emily Jones, an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston, is one of just 12 nursing educators from across the country to win a prestigious grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nurse Faculty Scholars program this year.
  20. Julie Sieben ‘01 Presents at the New Balance Falmouth Road Race Expo
    UMass Boston alumna and author will be a featured presenter at the New Balance Falmouth Road Race Health and Fitness Expo tonight at 6 p.m.
  21. UMass Boston, Harvard Pilgrim Partner to Enhance Support for Nursing Students
    Set Sail for Success commits $500k to assist students.
  22. Latinos in Massachusetts: Focus on Pittsfield
    An event for community and policy makers to get the latest demographic profile of Latinos in Pittsfield, including data on education and economic development
  23. New Report Highlights Urgent Need for Ocean Science Literacy
    A Diverse Consortium of Scientists, Educators and Museum Experts Developed Report Published by UMass Boston
  24. College of Nursing and Health Sciences Celebrates 35 Years with E-Posters, Student Presentations
    The anniversary celebration, which includes e-posters, oral presentations and two keynote lectures, ends with an awards dinner tonight.
  25. U.S. Secretary of Education Praises UMass Boston’s STEM Diversity
    U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan praised UMass Boston's "wonderful commitment" to increasing diversity in STEM fields in a Twitter comment recently.
  26. Education Advocate Jonathan Kozol Talks Preschool, Standardized Testing
    Teacher-turned-author Jonathan Kozol's free talk was part of a half-day celebration of the College of Education and Human Development’s first 35 years as part of the University of Massachusetts Boston.
  27. NERVANA Colloquia Series: Care of the American Veteran, Substance Use Disorder, and Co-Morbidities
    The Northeast Region VA Nursing Alliance (NERVANA) presents an event at UMass Boston in the NERVANA Colloquial Series.
  28. UMass Boston, IBM and Smarter Education
    Join us to hear about a new research initiative to advance accessible technology solutions for people with disabilities, low literacy, or novice technology skills, and the elderly
  29. Award-Winning Author Jonathan Kozol to Speak at UMass Boston April 28
    UMass Boston's College of Education and Human Development will be hosting National Book Award-winning author Jonathan Kozol for a free talk on Monday, April 28. The talk is part of a half-day celebration of CEHD’s first 35 years.
  30. UMass Boston Students Volunteer at Marathon Finish Line
    Students who volunteered at last year's marathon return to aid runners.
  31. Run for Krystle Led by College of Nursing and Health Sciences
    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences to lead B.A.A. 5K team.
  32. CNHS Alumna Gives Endowment to Create Scholarship Fund
    Leiko V. Lumiere is a 2012 graduate of the Accelerated Nursing Program in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. In October 2013, she gave the college an endowment to create the Leiko V. Lumiere Nursing Scholarship Fund.
  33. Ling Shi visits China for NIH Funded REDS-III Project
    A CNHS faculty member traveled to China for an NIH-funded project to improve the blood supply and blood safety in China.
  34. Jonathan Kozol: Celebrating CEHD
    A poster session from 1-3 will be followed at 4 by a keynote address and book signing with National Book Award-winning author Jonathan Kozol.
  35. UMass Boston Minute: Kristin Murphy Helps Students Become Great Teachers
    New faculty member Kristin Murphy tells us about joining UMass Boston's Department of Curriculum and Instruction.
  36. Graduate Student Receives Pre-Doctoral Fellowship from the American Heart Association
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences graduate student Jacob Kariuki has earned a selective pre-doctoral fellowship. Kariuki wants to study ways to limit the incidence of metabolic diseases in his native Kenya.
  37. Education and Civil Rights in the 21st Century
    Pedro Niguera discusses racial segregation and social inequality in school change efforts.
  38. CNHS 35th Anniversary Celebration
    In celebrating 35 years of UMass Boston's College of Nursing and Health Sciences, the college will highlight its accomplishments with an awards ceremony and a dinner reception.
  39. Lee and Aronowitz in Malawi: Research, Teaching, and Service in Action
    Lee and Aronowitz in Malawi: Research, Teaching, and Service in Action
  40. Calderwood-UMass Boston Writing Centers Expand to Snowden International
    Students at the University of Massachusetts Boston are serving as reading and writing tutors at three area high schools this fall, including the Muriel Sutherland Snowden International School at Copley.
  41. UMass Boston Researcher Finds Teen Obesity Rate Leveling Off
    Teens are eating more vegetables and exercising more
  42. Beyond the Asterisk: Understanding Native Students in Higher Education
    Join the Institute for New England Native American Studies, the Native American and Indigenous Studies Program, and the College of Education and Human Development for this talk.
  43. Traditional Nursing Student at UMass Boston Receives Massachusetts High-Demand Scholarship
    UMass Boston Traditional Nursing Student Receives Massachusetts High-Demand Scholarship
  44. UMass Boston Alumni Mark 20th Anniversary of Higher Ed EdD Program
    On Thursday, June 20, the Higher Education Administration Doctoral Program kicked off its 20th anniversary with a panel discussion, reception, and dinner in UMass Boston’s Campus Center Ballroom.
  45. UMass Boston and Wipro Announce Fellowships to Enhance Science Education
    By the end of the two-year program, fellows will lead professional workshops for Massachusetts science teachers in their school districts.
  46. UMass Boston Alumna Receives Award at National Nurses Day Celebration
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences Dean Anahid Kulwicki presented Penny Greenberg '02 with the 2013 Nurses Week Leadership in Quality Innovation award.
  47. Education, Inclusion Discussed During UMass Boston Campus Conversation
    UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley kicked off a conversation on access to education with remarks on civic virtue, public education, and democracy.
  48. UMass Boston Students Show Bravery Amid Chaos at Marathon
    Marathon Monday started with bright smiles for the UMass Boston students who volunteered to be members of a medical "sweep team" for runners in distress. When tragedy struck, theirs became a story of bravery amid chaos
  49. 27th Annual Research and Scholarship Day
    Join the 27th Annual Research and Scholarship Day at the University of Massachusetts Boston
  50. Screening and Discussion: Weight of the Nation (Part 4: Challenges)
    The Exercise and Health Sciences Club and the College of Nursing and Health Sciences will host a free screening of a portion of this HBO documentary. A panel discussion will follow.
  51. Screening and Discussion: Weight of the Nation (Part 2: Choices)
    The Exercise and Health Sciences Club and the College of Nursing and Health Sciences will host a free screening of a portion of this HBO documentary. A panel discussion will follow.
  52. Professor Horn’s Work Covered by Education Week
    Professor Horn's recent work on the link between housing assistance and access to high performing public schools is featured
  53. CNHS Receives Monmouth University’s “Hawk Hug” for Sandy Relief Efforts
    CNHS students provide compassionate care to Hurricane Sandy victims.
  54. New Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences Ready to Listen and Lead
    Anahid Kulwicki's background is in health disparities research, which is a burgeoning area of focus for UMass Boston.
  55. Hurricane Sandy Relief Drive
    Blanket & Cold Weather Clothing, First Aid & Personal Hygiene Supplies Drive
  56. Top U.S. Education Official to Visit WUMB Radio’s Commonwealth Journal
    U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter, the second-ranking official in the Department of Education, will appear on WUMB 91.9 FM’s award-winning program Commonwealth Journal on Sunday, October 14.
  57. HGSA Colloquium Series: Getting a PhD vs. a Job in the Field
    Refreshments will be served at this event, which is sponsored the History Graduate Student Association.
  58. Sociology Colloquium Series featuring Mark Warren, PhD, Harvard University
    A Match on Dry Grass: Community Organizing as a Catalyst for School Reform
  59. Anahid Kulwicki Selected as New Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences
    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences' new dean, Anahid Kulwicki, will arrive on campus in mid-November.
  60. UMass Boston, Wipro Officially Sign STEM Education Pact
    Collaboration will train science teachers in New York and Boston
  61. Jacqueline Fawcett Receives Honorary Doctorate from Université Laval
    Jacqueline Fawcett, PhD, RN, FAAN, professor and chair of the Department of Nursing at the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, recently received an honorary doctoral degree from Université Laval in Quebec, Canada.
  62. Commissioner Richard Freeland Appears on WUMB Radio’s Commonwealth Journal
    WUMB 91.9FM’s Commonwealth Journal featured Richard M. Freeland, commissioner of higher education for Massachusetts.
  63. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Nursing Practice in a Post-Soviet Country
    PhD student Hermine Poghosyan will present.
  64. Kenyan Ambassador Visits UMass Boston
    Kenyan Ambassador to the United States Elkanah Odembo praised the University of Massachusetts Boston's commitment to global outreach and global health during a visit to campus.
  65. PhD Nursing Students Excel in Research and Scholarship
    Student Spotlight: Mercy Kamau, Julio Toro, and Hermine Poghosyan
  66. NURSNG 212 Student Health Fair
    About 150 students in NURSNG 212: Health Promotion and Teaching will display their health promotion projects at this campus-wide health and wellness fair.
  67. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Jacob Kariuki, George Hart, and Mercy Kamau
    Join us for presentations related to global issues.
  68. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: EndNote Presentation with George Hart
    George Hart will present on the bibliography managing software.
  69. Eileen Stuart-Shor Committed to Health of Underserved Populations
    Eileen Stuart-Shor's article published in the American Heart Association Journal Circulation, among various other accomplishments.
  70. Information Session: BS Program in Nursing, Online RN-BS
    Prospective students with previous RN certification are invited to join us for this info session.
  71. Information Session: BS Program in Nursing, Online RN-BS
    Prospective students with previous RN certification are invited to join us for this info session.
  72. Information Session: BS Program in Nursing, Online RN-BS
    Prospective students with previous RN certification are invited to join us for this info session.
  73. Information Session: BS Program in Nursing, Online RN-BS
    Prospective students with previous RN certification are invited to join us for this info session.
  74. Information Session: BS Program in Nursing, Online RN-BS
    Prospective students with previous RN certification are invited to join us for this info session.
  75. Information Session: BS Program in Nursing, Online RN-BS
    Prospective students with previous RN certification are invited to join us for this info session.
  76. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Jacqueline Fawcett
    Professor Jacqueline Fawcett will give a presentation on Concept Analysis.
  77. Boston Biology Conference: Science Education Reform: Are We Pointing in the Same Direction?
    AP Biology teachers and K-12 Biology teachers are invited to join co-sponsor UMass Boston for the first day of the 3-day Boston Biology Conference.
  78. Wheelock College’s Presidential International Visiting Scholar: Miren Uriarte
    Miren Uriarte, Gastón Institute's Founder and Senior Research Associate, will speak about her research "English Language Learners: Identifying Success in the Boston Public Schools"
  79. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Prepared for Comprehensive Exams?
    Faculty and students are invited to join us for this session focusing on preparation for comprehensive exams.
  80. The PhD Program in Nursing Announces Its First BS-to-PhD Graduate
    Julie Lynch if the first student to graduate from the accelerated BS-to-PhD Program (Health Policy track) through the University of Massachusetts Boston/Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Partnership.
  81. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Sheryl LaCoursiere
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor Sheryl LaCoursiere will present.
  82. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Federal Health Policy Agenda
    PhD Students in nursing will debrief on the Academy Health Policy Meeting in Washington, DC
  83. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Health Policy at the State Level
    Faculty and students are invited to join us for this session focusing on health policy at the state level.
  84. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Pre-Doctoral Funding
    Faculty and students are invited to join us for this session focusing on pre-doctoral funding.
  85. Dissertation Defense: Julie Lynch
    PhD Candidate will defend her dissertation.
  86. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Maternal and Child Health in Developing Countries
    Assistant Professors Joyce Edmonds and Ling Shi will present on their global health research.
  87. Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Grants Accreditation to Nursing Programs
    The Board of Commissioners of the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education has granted accreditation to the nursing baccalaureate, master’s, and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs.
  88. Gearing Up for the 2012 Return of Kenya Heart and Sole
    December 19 deadline approaches for the CNHS' annual project in Kenya
  89. Student Spotlight: Jodie Marcantoni
    DNP candidate presented at two health care quality and patient safety conferences in the St. Louis area.
  90. Chancellor’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture
    Celebrating the Complete Faculty by featuring the recipients of the Chancellor's Distinguished Awards in Teaching, Scholarship, and Service
  91. Promoting Health and Fitness Outside the Classroom
    CNHS faculty practice what they teach through their involvement in a 7K and regular fitness routines.
  92. Lisa Kennedy Sheldon Wins Health Services Award from Alumni Association at Saint Anselm College
    The Health Services Award recognizes outstanding achievement in health care, research, practice, and/or health education.
  93. Helene Fuld Trust Scholars Focus on Serving Underprivileged Populations
    10 outstanding Baccalaureate Nursing students were selected out of a pool of 240 applicants.
  94. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Suzanne Leveille
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences Professor Suzane Leveille will present.
  95. PhD Student Scholarly Dialogue: Providing Health Care in Rural Aldeas in Olancho
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences Assistant Professor Lisa Kennedy Sheldon will present with PhD Nursing student Hermine Poghosyan.
  96. CNHS Winter Convocation
    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences will be celebrating students graduating this winter.
  97. Information Session: MS and DNP Programs in Nursing
    Prospective students with previous BS and MS degrees in nursing are invited to join us for this info session.
  98. Information Session: MS and DNP Programs in Nursing
    Prospective students with previous BS and MS degrees in nursing are invited to join us for this info session.
  99. Information Session: MS and DNP Programs in Nursing
    Prospective students with previous BS and MS degrees in nursing are invited to join us for this info session.
  100. Information Session: MS and DNP Programs in Nursing
    Prospective students with previous BS and MS degrees in nursing are invited to join us for this info session.