Columns, Speeches, and Updates
A Historic Day for Love and Equality ›
Category: UpdatesInclusion is a principle we’ve held dear at the University of Massachusetts Boston since our founding, and as chancellor, I was excited to learn about the Supreme Court’s decision today confirming that gay couples have the right to marry in all 50 states.
UMass Boston Students Open New Worlds to Rwandan Children ›
Category: UpdatesThe global impact of UMass Boston has been on display recently through the story of two recent graduates who are making a difference in Rwanda.
A Grand Slam on Columbia Point ›
Category: UpdatesThe University of Massachusetts Boston had much to celebrate last week as we broke ground on J. Donald Monan, SJ, Park, a sports complex shared with Boston College High School that will provide our baseball team with its own home field.
A Night of Celebration and Imagination ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston invited the more than 550 friends, alumni, and supporters who attended Thursday's Golden Gala to "just imagine" what the future holds for UMass Boston as the university officially launched our $100 million Just Imagine campaign.
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.