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Research News

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July 17, 2017 Marine science research on display August 13 Researchers at UMass Dartmouth's School for Marine Science & Technology will showcase work at 2017 Boston Seafood Festival
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July 12, 2017 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”
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June 28, 2017 UMass Dartmouth researchers partner with Gulf of Maine Research Institute to improve stock assessment Multi-stage project brings together policymakers, fishermen, and scientists to help identify information to be included in new model aimed at improving existing models and data used to manage New England groundfish.

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