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Green Chemistry Stars Return to UMass Boston Roots

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | October 11, 2016

UMass Boston and Yale University co-hosted a green chemistry workshop at UMass Boston.

Professor Matthew Bell Receives NSF Grant

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | August 15, 2016

Matthew Bell will further his research into quantum limited amplifiers.

UMass Boston Professor Receives International Young Researcher Award

Colleen Locke | July 11, 2016

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.

UMass Boston Faculty Earn Grant for Optical Computing Research

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | June 28, 2016

A team of engineers from UMass Boston $25,000 Science and Technology Initiative Grant.

Faculty Research Celebration Focuses on Research and Mentorship

Crystal Valencia | May 03, 2016

Attendees at last week’s Faculty Research Celebration learned about topics as diverse as the Massachusetts hip-hop scene, RNA sequencing in mice, and human rights and peacebuilding in Spain.

President Meehan Honors UMass Boston Professors with Tech Development Awards

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 29, 2016

President Marty Meehan announced that eight UMass technology projects — two of them based at UMass Boston — will receive a total of $215,000.

UMass Boston Nursing Professor Named Rising Star

Colleen Locke | March 29, 2016

Assistant Professor of Nursing Emily Jones will receive the prestigious and competitive Eastern Nursing Research Society’s Rising Star Research Award next month at the ENRS annual meeting in Pittsburgh.

UMass Boston Community Shares Partnership Opportunities with Boston’s Chief Resilience Officer

Colleen Locke | March 08, 2016

As she develops a resiliency strategy for the City of Boston, Chief Resilience Officer S. Atyia Martin is receiving input from UMass Boston faculty, staff, and students about ways to make the city more equitable.

Bluefin Tuna Spawning Ground Discovered off of New England

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | March 07, 2016

The spawning ground is located in a broad area of the open ocean called the Slope Sea, south of New England and east of the Mid-Atlantic states.

UMass Boston Earns Carnegie Classification for ‘Higher Research Activity’

Zach Herman | February 05, 2016

Designation is another milestone in the university's evolution as a hub for world-changing research.