Tag: Upward Bound
- UMass Board of Trustees Chairman Victor Woolridge Receives National Honor
The Council for Opportunity in Education recognized Board of Trustees Chair Victor Woolridge and four others with its 2016 National TRIO Achievers award.
- Upward Bound Celebrates 50 Years of Preparing High School Students for College
UMass Boston received its first Upward Bound grant during the 1965-66 academic year. It opened for business in summer 1966.
- Upward Bound Saturday Program
Required monthly Saturday session for Upward Bound students.
- 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.
- UMass Boston Upward Bound Students Help Build School Out of Trash in Guatemala
The Get Fresh Crew will host a performance Friday, Nov. 18 from 4-5 p.m. in the Lipke Auditorium focusing on their recent service trip to Guatemala.
- From Trash to Treasure: Upward Bound Students Raise Money to Build School in Guatemala
UMass Boston Upward Bound students will travel to Guatemala during spring break to build a school out of waste.
- UMass Boston will Manage New Mashpee Wampanoag Native Tribal Scholars Program
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe $1.2 million to fund a pre-college initiative in Massachusetts.
- UMass Boston Welcomes Home Veterans, Addresses Veterans’ Issues
Veterans and veterans’ service providers shared experiences, information, and ideas during an afternoon dedicated to student veterans’ issues.