Columns, Speeches, and Updates
State of the University Address ›
Category: SpeechesThere is a concern that increased borrowing across the system, and negative operating margins, could lead to less-than-positive reviews of the system’s bond rating by external agencies. Budget planning considerations are discussed here.
UMass Boston Continues to Rise ›
Category: UpdatesSix programs cracked the U.S. News and World Report's top 100 rankings on the Best Graduate Schools list for 2017.
Thinking of Brussels ›
Category: UpdatesOn behalf of our entire community at the University of Massachusetts Boston, I extend our heartfelt condolences to the citizens of Brussels, Belgium.
Men’s Ice Hockey Heads to Lake Placid for NCAA Frozen Four ›
Category: UpdatesAfter the UMass Boston men’s ice hockey team recorded another amazing shutout against Hobart College last Saturday, their dream of winning a national championship will continue this Friday, when they face St. Norbert College at 7:30 p.m. at Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, New York.
Beacons Aim for Impact During Spring Break ›
Category: UpdatesThis week, as we turned our university calendar to spring break, dozens of Beacons embarked on service missions across the country and in Central America.
Chancellor’s Achievement Award ›
Category: UpdatesTake note of the exceptional achievements of your staff colleagues, and nominate one or more of them for the Chancellor’s Achievement Award.
Historic Weekend Ahead for Beacons Athletics ›
Category: UpdatesHistory is in the making this weekend at the University of Massachusetts Boston as two major sporting events are happening right here on Columbia Point.
The Imperative of Political Participation ›
Category: UpdatesNo matter whom you support Tuesday, I hope all of you who have the right to vote will fulfill your civic responsibility.
UMass Boston A First Choice For College Applicants ›
Category: UpdatesThe Division of Enrollment Management reports significant increases in the number of prospective students who have applied to our university as early action applicants this year.
Celebrating Competition, Camaraderie, and Inclusion at Healey Library ›
Category: UpdatesThis month, as we celebrate the heritage and accomplishments of our African American community, I invite you to learn more about Major Taylor and to visit our growing bicycling archives.