January 11, 2017 Chancellor letter: Looking backwards and forwards "We are starting a new semester and a new year."
January 4, 2017 UMass Dartmouth and Rhode Island Public Radio create new collaboration The University will transfer its WUMD-FM broadcast license to RIPR. The University will receive $1.5 million to endow student need-based financial aid and community engagement activity. RIPR will also provide on-air promotion for the University and collaborate with UMASS Dartmouth on internships and other academic efforts. RIPR will nearly double its geographical footprint, providing its audience with consistent, immediate, locally-sourced coverage and access to National Public Radio content. WUMD will move to a fully online global program format.
December 27, 2016 History Professor Brian Williams arranges NYC trip to commemorate anniversary of 9/11 History Professor helps students in his Warfare and Terrorism course “experience” history.
December 22, 2016 UMass Dartmouth to hold 15th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast February 3 Donovan Livingston, an award-winning educator, spoken word poet, and public speaker will discuss the idea that every child has the right to “lift off” and achieve their dreams.
December 16, 2016 NAACP chapter established at UMass Dartmouth Follows 2016 Commencement address by national NAACP Chair Roslyn Brock
December 11, 2016 UMass Law launches clinic dedicated to protecting human rights within the U.S. Human Rights at Home Clinic will focus on gender-based violence, unmet health needs and other human rights concerns in our local communities and beyond.
December 7, 2016 Building on the UMass Law commitment Dean Eric Mitnick discusses impact of American Bar Association accreditation.
December 7, 2016 "Quarters for Christmas" Fund Raiser The UMass Dartmouth Department of Public Safety is holding its 20th annual Quarters for Christmas fundraiser today until 2 p.m. at the Campus Center.
December 6, 2016 UMass School of Law Earns Full ABA Accreditation Commonwealth’s public law school building momentum to diversify the legal profession and expand access to justice for citizens
December 5, 2016 UMass Dartmouth welcomes Pedro Pires, President Emeritus of Cape Verde UMass Dartmouth cordially welcomes the honorable Pedro Pires, President Emeritus of the Republic of Cape Verde, to campus on Tuesday, December 6 for a reception at 3:00 p.m. in the Claire T. Carney Library Robert F. Stoico/FIRSTFED Grand Reading Room.