SMAST News

umassd logo
May 13, 2017 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.”
umassd logo
May 13, 2017 UMass Dartmouth awards 535 graduate degrees at Xfinity Center MacArthur Foundation Managing Director Cecilia Conrad awarded honorary degree, urges master’s and doctorate graduates to “shape environments that inspire creativity.” Author LGBT activist Jennifer Finney Boylan awarded Chancellor’s Medal for her “unyielding commitment to recognizing and protecting the core truth of every individual.”
umassd logo
May 11, 2017 UMassD scientists survey scallops on Banquereau Bank Examination of scallop population and benthic environment using video survey will produce information on habitat and ecology of the area, which may lead to better understanding of fishing impacts and species interactions.
umassd logo
April 24, 2017 SMAST Expansion project nearing completion New campus, located on Clark's Cove in New Bedford, on target to open this fall.
umassd logo
April 13, 2017 Commencement 2017 honorees announced NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg, Southern Poverty Law Center founder Morris Dees, MacArthur Foundation Managing Director Cecilia Conrad to be awarded honorary degrees. Obama White House Chief Photographer and Dartmouth native Pete Souza, author and LGBT activist Jennifer Finney Boylan to receive Chancellor’s Medals.
umassd logo
March 29, 2017 Improved long-range weather forecasting goal of Fulbright Scholar’s work Dr. Amit Tandon will collaborate with scientists from multiple universities in study of Bay of Bengal monsoons.
umassd logo
March 28, 2017 SMAST announces summer internship opportunities Interns will conduct a wide range of lab and field work on the Cape for school's Coastal Systems Program
umassd logo
March 17, 2017 NOAA awards SMAST scientists $1M for fisheries research New science designed to improve management of scallop and flounder fisheries
umassd logo
March 17, 2017 What’s behind the increase in halibut in US waters? SMAST researchers partner with The Nature Conservancy and Division of Marine Fisheries to investigate current management structure of the species in the US and Canada
umassd logo
March 13, 2017 SMAST research on display at Commercial Marine Expo Expo provides platform for ocean stakeholders to engage with SMAST scientists on sustainable fisheries management

QuickLinks

x

+