Columns, Speeches, and Updates
UMass Boston in the spotlight ›
Category: UpdatesNearly 3,000 prospective students and their families joined us for Open House this year, seeing why real estate weekly Banker and Tradesman featured our growing excellence on its front page.
Join the brainstorm ›
Category: UpdatesThe Chancellor's Office will sponsor a limited number of faculty and/or staff members to attend the IDEAS Boston conference for free.
Great news on the research front ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston recently received a $1 million grant for a program called Coasts and Communities: Natural and Human Systems in Urbanizing Environments.
Your chance to weigh in ›
Category: UpdatesOver the next two months, you may be asked to give feedback about the progress the university is making on its strategic plan, which is midway through its first phase.
Two big wins for student success ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston has received grants aimed at student success programs within the College of Science and Mathematics and the College of Liberal Arts.
College Affordability: UMass Boston’s Ahead of the Game ›
Category: ColumnsAs UMass Boston expands our academic programs and enhances our oceanfront campus, we also continue to strive to provide access to higher education, keeping our costs and our students’ debt burden as low as possible.
Meeting our next mayor ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston will host two forums between the candidates vying to be the next mayor of Boston.
A night for our future! ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston established the James T. Brett Chair in Disability and Workforce Development in the School for Global Inclusion and Social Development Monday night and raised more than $1.4 million for the university.
An Assessment of Our Environment: 2013 Convocation Address ›
Category: SpeechesThe chancellor's 2013 convocation address explores the physical and programmatic changes to the UMass Boston campus, signaling progress on the university's strategic plan.
See you tomorrow at Convocation ›
Category: UpdatesStudents, faculty, and staff are invited to Thursday's convocation, which includes an address from two speakers from Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and Divinity School, and a student BBQ.