Solar eclipse viewing at UMass Dartmouth observatory
Rain date: April 8, 2024
UMass Dartmouth STEM research center gets new director on 10th anniversary
Dr. Chandra Orrill seeks to build on the late James Kaput’s vision of “democratizing math education”
UMass Dartmouth completes transfer of WUMD-FM license to RIPR
University receives $1.5 million for need-based student aid and other initiatives; RIPR brings local public service journalism to region; WUMD goes online; UMass Dartmouth and RIPR to collaborate on new journalism efforts
Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture announces new Advisory Council members
Distinguished members of community and university will lend expertise and experience to the nation’s preeminent Center devoted to sharing the cultural and intellectual capital of the Lusophone world
New Integrative Biology doctoral program designed to strengthen region’s life science position
First students expected to start this fall
Essential social media skills for the 21st century job-seeker
Starting on June 19, the "Writing for Social Media" course will be offered for graduate and undergraduate students to learn about new ways of writing rhetorically in social media spaces and to cultivate marketable skills for the professional world.
UMass Dartmouth online Public Policy program earns top 10 ranking
BestColleges.com ranks programs based on “career support services, available specializations, student outcomes, and course availability”
Local science cafe debuts in New Bedford
UMass Dartmouth Biology professor Jennifer Koop has partnered with Ann Parson, a local science writer, to bring the New Bedford Science Cafe to life, offering the chance for the general public to learn and engage with the scientific community.
Fall River Portraits - Making Things
On June 3, the Fall River Portraits ~ Making Things exhibit will take place from 1pm-3pm at the Narrows Center for the Arts. The exhibit, which is open to the public, is a collaboration between UMass Dartmouth students and Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School students.
UMass Dartmouth awards 1,529 undergraduate degrees at Xfinity Center
National Public Radio Legal Correspondent Nina Totenberg awarded honorary degree, urges Class of 2017, “don’t just listen to things you agree with.” Obama-era White House Photographer Pete Souza awarded Chancellor’s Medal for capturing “the essence of the powerful and the powerless and the momentous events that have engulfed them both.”