Chancellor’s Communications

UMass Boston chancellor

Statement on Charlottesville Violence

Barry Mills, Interim Chancellor | August 14, 2017
In the wake of the events in Charlottesville, Interim Chancellor Barry Mills says UMass Boston is committed to fairness, equality, and social justice.

Leadership changes

Barry Mills, Interim Chancellor | August 02, 2017
Effective, August 15, Winston Langley will step down as provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs. Associate Provost and Dean of Faculty Emily McDermott will serve as interim provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs.

Fiscal Issues Update

Barry Mills, Interim Chancellor | July 11, 2017
Interim Chancellor Barry Mills reports that 50 people have signed up for the Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP), which will eliminate more than $4 million in salaries from the university’s payroll. The university faces a $30 million deficit.

Change in Leadership

Barry Mills, Interim Chancellor | July 05, 2017
Interim Chancellor Barry Mills will be carrying on the work of Chancellor J. Keith Motley.