Columns, Speeches, and Updates
Honorees for UMass Boston’s 48th Commencement ›
Category: UpdatesI am pleased to announce the principal speakers who will address our Class of 2016 at commencement.
Krystle Campbell Scholarships Awarded to UMass Students ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston student Eva Leibbrandt and UMass Dartmouth student Charmagne Loyola received the 2016 Krystle Campbell Scholarship in memory of our alumna who perished in the Boston Marathon bombing.
The New Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching ›
Category: UpdatesThe Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching, established by Robert and Donna Manning, will honor outstanding faculty members from each of the five campuses of the University of Massachusetts.
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.