Columns, Speeches, and Updates
UMass Boston’s Partnerships Promoting Student Success ›
Category: UpdatesWith the support of so many esteemed professionals in our community, our graduates gain the tools they need to become beacons for change around the world.
Beacons “Blue” Becoming Synonymous With “Green” ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston was once again in the news for environmental work, this time for leading the research portion of the Climate Ready Boston initiative.
Success Boston Demonstrates Progress ›
Category: UpdatesSuccess Boston is making a significant difference in the lives of Boston Public School students.
The Tragedy in Orlando ›
Category: UpdatesOn behalf of our entire university, I extend our sincerest condolences to all those in Orlando and around our country who have been devastated by this heartbreaking tragedy.
Recipient of the First Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching ›
Category: UpdatesSusan Zup, assistant professor of psychology, has been awarded the inaugural Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Remembering Vice Chancellor Gina Cappello ›
Category: UpdatesI am so sorry to inform you of the passing of Vice Chancellor Gina Cappello.
Chancellor’s Welcome: 48th Commencement (Undergraduate Ceremony) ›
Category: SpeechesChancellor Motley congratulates the Class of 2016 graduating with undergraduate degrees—all 2,922 of them—in a ceremony at the TD Garden.
Chancellor’s Welcome: 48th Commencement (Graduate Ceremony) ›
Category: SpeechesChancellor Motley congratulates the 1,340 members of the Class of 2016 earning graduate degrees, including 69 doctoral candidates.
Beacons, Your Moment Has Arrived ›
Category: UpdatesIt is with great pride and joy that I write this email celebrating the record-setting 4,262 students who will graduate Thursday and Friday during our 48th commencement ceremonies.
Beacons Headed Around the World on Prestigious Fellowships ›
Category: UpdatesSeveral University of Massachusetts Boston students, alumni, and faculty have earned the opportunity to engage in teaching and research projects abroad through Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships, a Fulbright grant, and a Boren Fellowship.