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Physicist Rao Innovating New Concepts in Nonlinear Optics for Forty Years

James G. Mortenson | May 15, 2015

Rao’s work is laying the foundation for ground-breaking research in the biomedical and biological areas.

UMass Boston Receives $1.4M Grant to Promote Motor Development of Children with Disabilities

Office of Communications | May 11, 2015

The Center for Social Development and Education (CSDE) at the University of Massachusetts Boston has received a $1.4 million grant from the Institute of Education Sciences to promote motor development of children with disabilities.

Faculty Research Celebration Focuses on Education, Policy Impact

Colleen Locke | May 06, 2015

Professors Miren Uriarte of the College of Public and Community Service, and Tara Parker and Anne Douglass of the College of Education and Human Development shared their high-impact research at the annual Faculty Research Celebration on Tuesday.

Keisler is First UMass Boston Prof to Be Named Distinguished Fulbright Chair

Colleen Locke | April 23, 2015

Professor of Management Systems Jeffrey Keisler has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright-Aalto University Distinguished Chair position for the 2015-2016 academic year.

UMass Boston Professor Maria Ivanova Named Andrew Carnegie Fellow

Office of Communications | April 22, 2015

Associate Professor of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance Maria Ivanova is one of 32 recipients, out of 301 nominees, to receive a $200,000 grant as part of the inaugural class of Andrew Carnegie Fellows supported by Carnegie Corporation of New York.

Labor Resource Center Director Receives Fulbright Grant

Colleen Locke | April 21, 2015

Susan Moir will travel to India in 2016 and 2017 to study women in the construction industry.

UMass Boston Professor Earns Guggenheim, College Board Fellowships to Study Educational Justice

Colleen Locke | April 14, 2015

Associate Professor of Public Policy and Public Affairs Mark Warren was one of only 13 social scientists to receive the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship this year.

When Nurses are Also Patients: McCormack Team Researches Intimate Partner Violence in South Africa

Leigh Murphy, McCormack Graduate School | April 08, 2015

McCormack Graduate School Global Governance faculty and students collaborate to publish new journal article.

UMass Boston Celebrates COSMIC’s 10th Anniversary; Kicks Off UTeach at UMass Boston

Colleen Locke | February 23, 2015

On Thursday, the Center for Science and Mathematics in Context celebrated its 10th anniversary, as well as its newest program, UTeach at UMass Boston.

Scientists Move to Integrated Sciences Complex, Research Begins

Anna Pinkert | January 16, 2015

New facilities in the Integrated Sciences Complex come to life as professors move into their labs