UMass Dartmouth to host two-day teach-in focused on diversity and social justice
Multiple events on March 1-2 designed to promote active civic engagement and open dialogue
SouthCoast Food Security Forum
UMass Dartmouth will host the SouthCoast Food Security Forum on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Charlton College of Business Learning Pavilion and Auditorium.
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.
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.
Cross-border collaboration bolsters ocean tech opportunities
UMass Dartmouth’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) and the Institute for Ocean Research Enterprise (IORE) in Nova Scotia signed a Memorandum of Understanding to deepen commercial and innovation ties.
"What Just Happened? What Now?": A conversation with former Congressman Barney Frank Nov. 18
Forum will be moderated by UMass Dartmouth Journalism Lecturer Caitlin O'Neil
World-renowned Tibetan monks to perform “Sacred Music Sacred Dance for World Healing” at UMass Dartmouth Nov. 2
Mystical Arts of Tibet celebration will also include week-long sand-painting demonstration and exhibit.
UMass Dartmouth earns top 20 national ranking for civic engagement for fourth straight year
University earns national finalist designation for economic opportunity initiatives, and national distinction for general community service, education, and interfaith efforts
Charlton College of Business celebrates opening of Learning Pavilion
New facility, made possible by the Charlton Foundation, was led by businessman and philanthropist Chuck Charlton.
UMass Dartmouth announces hiring of 40 new faculty members
Appointments demonstrate ongoing investment in core mission