October 24, 2016 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
October 20, 2016 Charlton College of Business celebrates opening of Learning Pavilion $15 million, 22,000 square foot expansion made possible by Charlton Trust, creates technology-enriched teaching and learning spaces
October 17, 2016 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.
September 26, 2016 Marine science facility reaches construction milestone $55 million 76,000 square foot facility in New Bedford, the nation’s #1 fishing port, is being built in partnership with state Division of Marine Fisheries
September 21, 2016 UMass Dartmouth chancellor search launched President Meehan: “Aiming high… and intend to attract the very best”
September 21, 2016 UMass Dartmouth researchers awarded $525,967 to test the positive “oyster effect” on estuaries and salt ponds endangered by high nitrogen levels Initiative focused on Westport River is part of $4.6 million program to protect southeast New England coastal watersheds through innovative “soft solutions”
September 20, 2016 This We Believe 2016 UMass Dartmouth uses essay contest to engage new students in campus values.
September 18, 2016 UMass Dartmouth announces hiring of 40 new faculty members Appointments demonstrate ongoing investment in core mission
September 13, 2016 UMass Dartmouth elevated to National Tier 1 status by US News Charlton College of Business achieves Top 150 national ranking, College of Nursing PhD program cited as "Best Value" by ValueColleges
September 11, 2016 Nursing doctoral student earns prestigious Jonas Center scholarship Goal of program is to increase number of nursing faculty and undergraduate program capacity