February 27, 2017 UMass Dartmouth student joins Sen. Warren for President Trump's address to Congress Tiba Faraj '18 came to the U.S. after a seven-year journey from Iraq, earned citizenship, and is now studying accounting.
February 26, 2017 UMass Dartmouth chancellor finalist visits announced Three candidates scheduled to meet with students, faculty, staff and community leaders March 1-3
February 22, 2017 Search committee recommends three finalists for chancellor at UMass Dartmouth President Meehan lauds quality of candidates
February 16, 2017 Charlton to celebrate opening of Technology Center Feb. 23 The inaugural ceremony, featuring demonstration of Bloomberg Trading Terminals, will immediately be followed by Chambers of Commerce Business After Hours event dedicated to the memory of Dr. Godwin Ariguzo.
February 16, 2017 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
February 14, 2017 Collaborative learning focus of $457,755 NSF grant Goal is to teach middle and high school students science and math through collaborative problem solving
February 14, 2017 Statement of the UMass Dartmouth Faculty Regarding the Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States” The following statement was approved by the UMass Dartmouth Faculty Senate at its February 13, 2017 meeting.
February 13, 2017 Area UMass Dartmouth students deliver 2,000 pounds of basic need supplies to Haiti Share Esperanza, a UMass Dartmouth student organization, collected and delivered 2,096 pounds of basic need supplies, including personal care packages, food, water, clothing, and school supplies to the la Plaine region of Haiti in January.
February 13, 2017 UMass Dartmouth professor wins grant to develop new course on the role of Islam in shaping the political landscape of the Middle East University of Notre Dame-based Global Religion Research Initiative program designed to promote understanding of the role of religion in the lives of individuals and societies worldwide
February 5, 2017 Q&A: UMass Law professor on immigration executive order President Trump's Executive Order banning immigration from seven countries has been contested in federal courts here in Massachusetts and several others. The order has left thousands of visa-holders in limbo, and has left universities and companies across the country considering the impacts. UMass Law Professor Irene Scharf directs the UMass Law Immigration Clinic and has been teaching and practicing immigration law since the 1970s. Here are her responses to two questions on the issue: