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UMass Boston Research Professor Honored by National Academy of Inventors

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | December 18, 2015

Richard Soref is a pioneer in photonics technology.

Alumnus Hudson Improves Transboundary Waters Management on a Global Scale

James G. Mortenson | December 17, 2015

Andrew Hudson has helped develop and initiate signature programs during 19 years at the UN Development Programme's Global Environmental Facility unit in New York.

Office for Faculty Development Celebrates UMass Boston Authors

Colleen Locke | December 07, 2015

In the 2014-2015 academic year, 32 UMass Boston faculty members published books or completed major musical compositions. They were honored on Thursday at the third annual Provost’s Book Party.

Ninth Annual Research Celebration Highlights Faculty Achievements

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | December 04, 2015

On December 1, UMass Boston cheered on its star researchers at Annual Research Celebration.

UMass Boston Researchers Receive $200K NEH Grant for Archaeological Study of Plymouth Colony

Office of Communications | November 27, 2015

A team of University of Massachusetts Boston researchers has been awarded a major research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to continue their archaeological study of the Plymouth Colony and the colonists’ relations with the indigenous Wampanoag people.

Tang Receives Prestigious Fellowship to Advance Knowledge of Asian American Student Experiences

James G. Mortenson | November 23, 2015

In the past twelve years, Tang has become a university and national leader in developing digital storytelling in Asian American Studies .

Professor Karen Suyemoto Elected as AAPA Fellow

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | November 05, 2015

Suyemoto has had an impact on her students, and on her colleagues in psychology

UMass Boston Professor Corrects Decades-Old Theory on Underwater Visibility

Anna Pinkert | October 21, 2015

According to ZhongPing Lee, the way that Secchi disk depth is interpreted is simple, easy, and also wrong.

Doctoral Student Jamie Faro Takes on the Obesity Epidemic

James G. Mortenson | October 09, 2015

“From the very start the faculty and staff have treated me as a member of their academic family,” says Faro.

UMass Boston Professor Elected as APA Fellow

Anna Pinkert | September 29, 2015

Professor Alice Carter has been elected by her peers as a fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA).