- UMass Boston Hosts First Annual IGERT Research Symposium
National Science Foundation-funded doctoral fellows present transdisciplinary environmental research on the Horn of Africa.
- Chancellor’s Distinguished Faculty Reflect on UMass Boston’s Past, Envision Its Future
Distinguished Faculty Award winners gathered Tuesday with friends, colleagues, staff, students, and administrators for this year’s faculty lecture, a culmination of UMass Boston’s 50th anniversary celebration, and a look forward of its centennial celebration 50 years from now.
- Presentation by Christo Brand, Nelson Mandela’s Former Prison Guard and Friend
Nelson Mandela’s former prison guard, Christo Brand, shares stories never written about before, from his book Mandela: My Prisoner, My Friend.
- Retired Faculty Luncheon
A luncheon for retired faculty to see the presentation of the Faculty Career Development Award and share experiences from the past year with friends, colleagues, deans, and administrators.
- The X Annual Social Theory Forum
Critical Theory and the Politics of Visual Representation
- Trustees Approve New School for the Environment at UMass Boston
The University of Massachusetts Boston today took a major step toward becoming a global leader in environmental research, education, and outreach, with the UMass Board of Trustees’s approval of a new School for the Environment.
- UMass Boston Faculty and Staff Collaborate on Community Partnerships
More than 200 UMass Boston faculty, staff, and students took part in the university's first ever Community-Engaged Partnerships Symposium.
- Luncheon Honors Faculty, Staff, Student Researchers
During a luncheon last month, the Vice Provost for Research and Strategic Initiatives recognized UMass Boston's successful research efforts.
- Native American Studies Flourish; New Institute Launches
Launched in the spring of 2009, the Institute for New England Native American Studies is designed to be a hub for collaboration across university borders.