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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).

UMass Boston Professor Honored with Fluorous Technology Award

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | September 22, 2015

Wei Zhang is only the ninth scientist to receive this award.

Large Pelagics Research Center Joins UMass Boston

Anna Pinkert | September 15, 2015

Pioneering fisheries ecologist Molly Lutcavage joins School for the Environment

Gerontology Student Earns Competitive NIH Dissertation Grant

McCormack Graduate School | September 11, 2015

McCormack Graduate School PhD student Mai See Yang earns a R36 Aging Research Dissertation Award to Increase Diversity.

School for the Environment Professor Appointed Editor-in-Chief of Scientific Journal

Anna Pinkert | September 03, 2015

Professor Crystal Schaaf of the School for the Environment has been appointed editor in chief of Remote Sensing of Environment.

Adolfo del Campo Publishes New Paper in Nature Communications

Office of Communications | August 31, 2015

Research takes new approach to studying "holographic" superconductors

On 10th Anniversary of Katrina, Jean Rhodes’s Research Shows Resiliency

Colleen Locke | August 27, 2015

Jean Rhodes found that more than 60 percent of respondents bounced back to pre-disaster levels of mental health, even though nearly half exhibited post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms a year after the storm.

Applied Linguistics Grad Student Studying in Bangladesh on Boren Fellowship

Colleen Locke | August 20, 2015

Interested in applying for a major fellowship to study overseas? Deadlines are fast approaching. Contact fellowships@umb.edu today.

Venture Development Center Featured in Science Magazine

Office of Communications | July 10, 2015

UMass Boston’s Venture Development Center, an incubator for startups, was recently featured in Science magazine twice in the span of a month.