UMass Dartmouth is one of five campuses of the University of Massachusetts system, which is governed by a 22-member Board of Trustees with headquarters in Boston. The campus is led by Interim Chancellor Peyton Randolph Helm.
UMass Dartmouth's executive leadership team work to advance UMass Dartmouth's mission and accomplish the ambitious goals identified in the University's strategic plan, UMassDTransform2020.
June 23, 2016
Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship building a business bridge from the SouthCoast to India
Initiative seeks to bring innovative educational, research and product prototyping capabilities to the institutes, universities and commercial enterprises in India while also generating revenue to support the CIE’s regional business incubation efforts.
June 21, 2016
President Meehan awards 4 faculty members sci-tech and creative economy grants
Grants include UMass Dartmouth research and outreach related to New Bedford's anti-slavery history,
concussion-preventing materials, bio-degradable plastics for medical use, and partnership with Provincetown
June 16, 2016
UMass Dartmouth hosts the 2016 Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning (AEPL) conference
The AEPL conference will explore layers of literacy−from immersion to reflection−in hopes of suggesting a shift in how schools approach teaching.