Columns, Speeches, and Updates
My Hope for the Holidays ›
Category: UpdatesThe peace and jubilation displayed across diverse faiths and traditions this time of year reminds us that our differences are not so different after all.
Celebrating Research, Innovation, Scholarship, and Creativity ›
Category: UpdatesPursuing the creation of new knowledge is an important part of our mission at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
UMass Boston Builds Peace around the World ›
Category: UpdatesWe must focus on solutions of peace and love, in keeping with our values as Americans and as members of the University of Massachusetts Boston family.
Building Inclusive Communities: From Neighborhoods to Nations ›
Category: UpdatesOur School for Global Inclusion and Social Development (SGISD) will hold its Building Inclusive Communities: From Neighborhoods to Nations 2015 Global Conference, focused on expanding opportunity for people from excluded populations, December 3-4 at the Park Plaza Hotel.
A Celebration of Service ›
Category: UpdatesLast week, as the nation honored our brave servicemen and servicewomen on Veterans Day, we were proud to celebrate some generous initiatives that will help us further enhance our support for veterans and their families.
Thinking of Our Friends in France ›
Category: UpdatesOn behalf of our university, I extend our sincerest and heartfelt condolences and best wishes to the Paris and entire French community.
Explore Graduate Study at UMass Boston ›
Category: ColumnsAt the Graduate Studies Showcase on November 18, you will meet our faculty and find out everything you need to know about our programs designed to set you up for success and to lead the world in whichever field excites you.
Root for your Beacons in the NCAA Tournament this week ›
Category: UpdatesCongratulations to our UMass Boston men’s soccer and women’s volleyball teams, both of which won Little East Conference championships on Saturday! They’re on to the NCAA tournaments.
Opportunities for All ›
Category: UpdatesHow can we in public higher education use our unique position—and our valuable strengths—to take the lead in guiding our nation into a healthy and prosperous future? What new paradigms and approaches will help us to best seize this opportunity?
Celebrating Diversity at UMass Boston ›
Category: UpdatesOur Beacons thrive by working closely with peers who think, talk, look, dress, eat, worship, love, and live differently than they do.