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  1. “Too Creative for Science?” Discussion with Dr. Ahna Skop
    Dr. Skop gives an exciting glimpse into her life and how she has impacted science, education and the public with her two passions: science and art.
  2. UMass Boston Professor Organizes National Conference Session on Economist Jean Baptiste-Say
    Assistant Professor of Economics Guy Numa, who holds a joint appointment in the Honors College, is organizing a session on 19th-century French economist Jean-Baptiste Say for the American Economic Association’s annual conference, the largest gathering of economists in the world.
  3. Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans Gives Leadership Advice to Honors College Junior Colloquium
    Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans gave some leadership advice to the Honors College students in the Becoming a Leader class before their final presentations last month: Use common sense, and be humble.
  4. College of Liberal Arts 2017 Spring Convocation
    Awards from each academic department are given to students who have worked hard all year.
  5. UMass Boston Professor Receives International Young Researcher Award
    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.
  6. Open House for Black Holes
    Come watch honors students present on their research projects about black holes.
  7. Community of Leaders Serves as Teachers for Honors College Students
    Eleven students in the Becoming a Leader class have spent the spring semester gaining leadership lessons from an impressive roster of CEOs, politicians, nonprofit chiefs, and entrepreneurs.
  8. Honors College Colloquium Class Gains Insight at Japanese Internment Camp
    The Honors College and the Ralph and Janice James Student Success Fund fully funded the trip to Little Tokyo in Los Angeles and the Manzanar National Historic Site at the base of the Sierra Nevada mountains in Owens Valley, California.
  9. Books, Me, and the World: I Like Small Books and I Cannot Lie
    Come join the Honors College for this book club discussion on how literature influence the way we think about the world.
  10. Mayor Walsh Hears Strand Revival Plans from UMass Boston Students
    Boston Mayor Martin Walsh visited the University of Massachusetts Boston on Friday to hear proposals from eight of Erin O’Brien’s Honors College students who spent their fall semester creating plans to revitalize Dorchester’s iconic Strand Theatre.
  11. Honors College Students to Present Mayor Walsh With Vision for Revitalizing Strand Theatre
    Mayor Marty Walsh has enlisted eight Honors College students at the University of Massachusetts Boston to help him create a plan to revitalize Dorchester’s iconic Strand Theatre.
  12. CHCS, Honors College Hosting Discussion on UMass Boston’s 50-Year History
    As the University of Massachusetts Boston celebrates its 50th anniversary, the Center for the Study of Humanities, Culture, and Society and the Honors College are looking at the history and mission of the university as it relates to public education today.
  13. UMass Boston Student Honored with Kingston-Mann Student Achievement Award
    Jacqueline Perry is among honorees recognized for undergraduate research.
  14. Mayoral Symposium Presentations
    Student teams will present their draft proposals and will invite questions and feedback from Mayor Marty Walsh and others interested in the Strand Theatre.
  15. International Relations Program Honors Daniel Zaleznik: An ‘Outstanding Thinker’
    The winner of this year's International Relations Convocation Award has a perfect GPA and was a member of the UMass Boston faculty-student team that traveled to Nairobi, Kenya last year to participate in the Governing Council meetings of the United Nations Environment Programme.
  16. Medical School Alumni Panel
    Thinking about medical school? Come learn about the application process from UMass Boston alumni.
  17. Sports in the 21st Century Panel
    Come see what the present and future holds when it comes to working in sports, from media to marketing to analytics to medicine.
  18. UMass Boston Creates New Honors College
    UMass Boston students will have an opportunity to achieve an extra academic distinction after the UMass Board of Trustees recently approved the establishment of an Honors College.
  19. PRESENTATIONology
    Build your presentation skills by studying a TED talk story and the secrets of a Steve Jobs keynote.
  20. Film Screening for “The Other Day”
    Poetic tapestry of modern Chile
  21. Pacific VIP Scholar Awarded Blasch Scholarship
    UMass Boston Vision Studies scholar from American Samoa receives award
  22. Chancellor Assesses Campus Environment During 2013 Convocation
    As UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley took stock of the university’s physical, academic, and cultural environment on Thursday, one of the winners of the university’s first Joint and Common Future Award identified UMass Boston as an institution from which others can learn.
  23. University Honors Program Information Session
    Be part of something extraordinary! Learn about how to join the Honors Program for the spring 2014 semester.
  24. University Honors Program Information Session
    Be part of something extraordinary! Learn about how to join the Honors Program for the spring 2014 semester.
  25. University Honors Program Information Session
    Be part of something extraordinary! Learn about how to join the Honors Program for the spring 2014 semester.
  26. UMass Boston Faculty Win Creative Economy Grants from President Caret
    UMass Boston faculty have received $87,000 from UMass President Robert Caret’s office to bring artistic and entrepreneurship opportunities to UMass Boston students, partners, and the community as a whole.
  27. UMass Boston Student Alyssa Trinidad Among “29 Who Shine” in 2013
    Alyssa Trinidad, a management major from Winthrop, is the “29 Who Shine” award winner from the University of Massachusetts Boston.