Columns, Speeches, and Updates
Spring Celebrations ›
Category: UpdatesThe holder of the Deval L. Patrick Chair in Social, Political, and Economic Innovation will address critical social and economic inequities that impact the quality of life in our region as well as across the country and around the globe.
Chancellor’s Welcome: 47th Commencement ›
Category: SpeechesChancellor Motley congratulates the Class of 2015, which is made up of a record number of 4,144 graduating students.
Countdown to Commencement ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston is just two days away from the much-anticipated commencement ceremony, happening this year at the TD Garden.
50th Anniversary Book Launch ›
Category: UpdatesThe campus community is invited to the book launch party for UMass Boston at 50: A Fiftieth-Anniversary History of the University of Massachusetts Boston, happening on Monday, May 18 at 4 p.m. in the Alumni Lounge.
Chancellor’s Awards for Distinguished Scholarship, Teaching, and Service ›
Category: UpdatesJean Rhodes, Erik Blaser, and William Robinson will receive Chancellor's Awards at this year's commencement.
Mentors and Mentoring ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program, which matches students with outstanding faculty mentors in their chosen STEM disciplines.
Chancellor Meehan selected as new UMass president ›
Category: UpdatesThe University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees on Friday selected UMass Lowell Chancellor Martin Meehan as the next president of the five-campus UMass system.
Earthquake in Nepal ›
Category: UpdatesChancellor Motley extends his deepest condolences to those affected by Saturday’s devastating earthquake in Nepal. The Nepali Student Association will gather Monday afternoon to plan their coordinated response to this tragedy.
What happens next—NEASC review process ›
Category: UpdatesA formal report from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) visiting team is expected sometime in June.
UMass Boston Making Campus Enhancements ›
Category: ColumnsUMass Boston's friends and neighbors are invited to the Annual Community Meeting on April 29 to learn more about the university’s new programs, community partnerships, and master plan for the future of the campus.