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UMass Boston Report Recommends Laws Revamp for ‘Good Governance’ in Climate Change Era

Office of Communications | September 28, 2018

A new independent report from UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab, sponsored by the Green Ribbon Commission with support from the Barr Foundation, finds that for Boston to be ready for climate change, governance structures have to be upgraded.

UMass Boston Earns Top Marks from USC’s Race and Equity Center

Office of Communications | September 25, 2018

UMass Boston has the second highest score on a new national ranking that assesses how well public universities serve African American students.

UMass Boston Jumps 11 Spots in U.S. News & World Report’s National Rankings

Office of Communications | September 10, 2018

The University of Massachusetts Boston has jumped eleven spots in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges List, released this morning. UMass Boston is now No. 104 in the Top Public Schools category.

UMass Boston Writes the Book (Again) on Green Chemistry

Colleen Locke | July 26, 2018

Two UMass Boston professors have edited a second edition of their green chemistry textbook, Green Techniques for Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry, which has been used in classrooms worldwide since it was first released in 2012.

CM Undergraduate Programs Staff Participate in NACADA Region One Conference

College of Management | June 07, 2018

Staff in the College of Management Undergraduate Program Office (UPO) had the opportunity to attend the NACADA Region One Annual Conference in Springfield, MA

UMass Boston Report: Boston Harbor Barrier Costs Would Outweigh Benefits

Sustainable Solutions Lab | May 29, 2018

As the City of Boston advances solutions to protect neighborhoods from climate change-induced flooding, a new independent report released today by the Sustainable Solutions Lab at UMass Boston advises against pursuing a harbor barrier in coming decades as part of larger resilience efforts.

UMass Boston’s 50th Commencement Ceremonies Begin Today

Office of Communications | May 09, 2018

Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank and urban education advocate Geoffrey Canada, founder of the Harlem Children’s Zone, will deliver the principal addresses at UMass Boston’s 50th Commencement Ceremonies May 24 and 25.

UMass Boston Makes Forbes’ Top 300 List for America’s Best Value Colleges

Office of Communications | April 26, 2018

The University of Massachusetts Boston made the third annual list of Forbes’ America’s Best Value Colleges.

UMass Boston’s MBA Ranked by CEO Magazine

College of Management | April 17, 2018

CEO Magazine has listed the College of Management at the University of Massachusetts Boston as a Tier One business school in its 2018 Global MBA Rankings. In addition, CEO Magazine ranked the college’s online MBA No. 15.

UMass Boston Business Students Receive Krystle Campbell Scholarships

Vanessa Chatterley | April 17, 2018

UMass Boston students were selected to receive this year’s Krystle Campbell Scholarship.