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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.

UMass Boston Genomics Core Facility Opens

James G. Mortenson | July 07, 2015

Building on the momentum of the recently opened state-of-the art Integrated Sciences Complex and the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy (CPCT) at UMass Boston, the university now announces the official opening of the center’s Genomics Core facility.

Kamal Bawa is Elected Fellow of the Royal Society

James G. Mortenson | July 02, 2015

Professor Kamal Bawa joins former and current fellows such as Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein, Stephen Hawking, and about 80 Nobel laureates.

UMass Boston Professors and Staff Member Honored for Mentoring Graduate Students

James G. Mortenson | June 23, 2015

Awards are named after Joan H. Liem in honor of her 40-plus years of mentoring at UMass Boston.

Poet Jill McDonough Examines Technology and the Culture of Secrecy

Shilpi Suneja and James G. Mortenson | May 21, 2015

Through her poetry she examines the contemporary culture of secrecy and willful ignorance, what is being done in our name as Americans...what it means to be an American in the present moment.

ZhongPing Lee Sheds Light on the Health of Our Planet

Shilpi Suneja and James G. Mortenson | May 18, 2015

Studying the vast and constantly changing oceans, even with the aid of satellites, presents some major challenges.