Columns, Speeches, and Updates
UMass Boston Lauded as Among “Best in the Northeast” ›
Category: UpdatesThe University of Massachusetts Boston was again named to the “Best in the Northeast” list of higher education institutions published by the Princeton Review.
UMass Boston: Gateway and Home for Fulbrights ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston hosted the Fulbright Gateway Orientation last week, welcoming 60 international Fulbright Scholars who arrived in the United States to pursue graduate study at universities across the country.
WUMB to bring live music to our backyard on Carson Beach ›
Category: UpdatesFor UMass Boston, the concert series is one more way in which we help enhance our urban neighborhood, this time by bringing live musical performances to the shore next door.
UMass Boston moves forward, with or without Boston Olympic bid ›
Category: UpdatesRegardless of how you feel about the outcome of the Boston 2024 Olympics bid, I hope you are as excited as I am about what still lies ahead for UMass Boston.
Summer Internships Enhancing Student Learning ›
Category: UpdatesLearning happens all year long at the University of Massachusetts Boston, especially for the thousands of students who take advantage of for-credit internship opportunities through the Office of Career Services and Internships.
New HarborWalk Section Opens ›
Category: UpdatesThe new HarborWalk section on the north side of campus is now open to the public.
Research Projects Recognized, Funded ›
Category: UpdatesThe University of Massachusetts President’s Office awards three faculty members $174,500 through the President's Science and Technology Initiatives Fund and the President's Creative Economy Initiatives Fund.
Kudos to Camp Shriver ›
Category: UpdatesUMass Boston celebrated 10 years of Camp Shriver yesterday during a kickoff ceremony with Tim Shriver, chairman of Special Olympics International.
Giving a UMass Boston Welcome to President Meehan ›
Category: UpdatesPresident Marty Meehan came to the UMass Boston campus to meet and talk with students, answering questions and laying out his priorities for the University of Massachusetts.
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.