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UMass Boston Professor Becomes Leading Voice on COVID-19 Crisis in Chile

Crystal Valencia | September 09, 2020

Now more than six months into quarantine, Professor Gonzalo Bacigalupe has become a leading voice on the COVID-19 pandemic in Chile.

Special Education Professor Receives Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching

Crystal Valencia | June 25, 2020

Assistant Professor of Special Education Kristin Murphy was honored Wednesday during a special Zoom ceremony as one of five University of Massachusetts faculty to receive the 2020 Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching.

Lindsay Fallon Selected As One of This Year’s Recipients of the Lightner Witmer Award

Gary Chan, CEHD | June 02, 2020

Presented by APA's Division 16: Division of School Psychology, this is the biggest award an early career faculty member can receive in the field of school psychology.

Graduate Studies Selects Two Students for Top Commencement Honors

DeWayne Lehman | May 28, 2020

The Office of Graduate Studies this year selected two students to receive top honors and serve as commencement speakers: Christie Towers and Marta Pagán-Ortiz.

UMass Boston No. 79 on Inaugural QS World University Rankings: USA List

Colleen Locke | May 20, 2020

Global higher education research company QS Quacquarelli Symonds has ranked UMass Boston No. 9 in Massachusetts and No. 79 overall on its inaugural ranking of top universities in the United States, with diversity, employability, and internationalization being key factors.

Dr. Kristin Murphy, is the 2020 recipient of The Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching

Gary Chan | April 13, 2020

2020 recipient of The Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching

U.S. News: UMass Boston’s Graduate Programs Among Nation’s Best

Colleen Locke | March 18, 2020

UMass Boston’s graduate programs in clinical psychology, education, nursing, and public affairs are ranked as top 100 programs on U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best Graduate Schools list, released Tuesday.

Christopher Martell to Serve As Program Chair for the American Educational Research Association

Gary Chan | March 13, 2020

Christopher Martell to Serve As Program Chair for the American Educational Research Association

UMass Boston Third Most Diverse College in U.S., Report Finds

Office of Communications | February 14, 2020

24/7 Wall St. reviewed U.S. Department of Education data and determined that UMass Boston is the third most diverse four-year college in the United States. It's also accessible, and costs far less than most other schools on the list

U.S. News Says UMass Boston’s Online Graduate Education, Bachelor’s Programs Among Nation’s Best

Colleen Locke | January 14, 2020

UMass Boston’s online graduate education programs have jumped 19 spots in U.S. News & World Report ’s 2020 Best Online Programs rankings, released today. UMass Boston’s online graduate education programs are ranked No. 35, up from No. 54 in 2019.