June 23, 2005 July 1 Fireworks, Pops Concert Planned At UMass Dartmouth The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, the Town of Dartmouth and the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra will join July 1 in presenting a fireworks display and pops concert to kick off Independence Day weekend and celebrate the strong partnership that exists between the University and the community.
June 8, 2005 Losing Jonathan now on CD will be broadcast on WSMU June 13-17 'Losing Jonathan' now on CD will be broadcast on WSMU June 13-17 from 6-7 p.m. WSMU 91.1 on the FM dial or via webcast at www.wsmu.org.
May 22, 2005 1,471 graduates receive degrees at 105th UMass Dartmouth Commencement New Bedford native, UMass alum urges high self-expectation.
April 28, 2005 College of Arts and Sciences honors alumni A state lawmaker, heart surgeon, and professor will be the recipients of the first annual College of Arts and Sciences Samuel A. Stone Alumni Achievement Awards at UMass Dartmouth tonight. The awards, named in honor of the late founding dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, will be presented tonight at a dinner organized by the college and the UMass Dartmouth Alumni Association.
April 25, 2005 Oscar-winning screenwriter to deliver UMass Dartmouth commencement address Brian Helgeland, class of 1983, to join civil war historian, Portuguese-American civic leader, nationally acclaimed author in receiving honorary degrees May 22 Brian Helgeland, a New Bedford native who graduated from UMass Dartmouth in 1983 and has established himself as one of the leading screenwriters in Hollywood, will deliver the commencement address and receive an honorary degree when 1,500 UMass Dartmouth students graduate May 22.
April 22, 2005 UMass Dartmouth Study: The Nation's Pets Should Be Targeted By The Cranberry Industry A University of the Massachusetts Dartmouth study released today concludes that the nation's 377 million cats, dogs and other pets represent a potentially explosive new market for the cranberry industry, in part due to the health benefits offered by the tiny red berry.
April 15, 2005 UMass Dartmouth Announces $1.5 Million Endowment For Portuguese-American Archives UMASS DARTMOUTH ANNOUNCES $1.5 MILLION ENDOWMENT FOR PORTUGUESE-AMERICAN ARCHIVES Includes $1 million in private gifts plus $500,000 state match The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth today announced a $1.5 million endowment that will support the Portuguese-American Archives housed at the University library. The archives are already among the largest collections of materials documenting the immigration of Portuguese people to America.
April 13, 2005 'Save A Life' Tour Drunk Driving Simulator at UMD April 22 North Dartmouth, Massachusetts- UMD students will soon have the opportunity to experience the effects of driving an automobile while intoxicated without ever touching a drink. The 'Save A Life'Tour's state-of-the art, interactive drunk driving simulator, will visit UMD's Tripp Athletic Center on Friday, April 22 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Athletics Department, Health Services/Health Education, and the UMD Peer Health Educators.
April 8, 2005 Founders of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream to visit UMD April 14 Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield are the co-founders of Ben & Jerry's Homemade, Inc. and they will give a presentation at UMass Dartmouth.
April 8, 2005 Basic Safety and Survival Training Workshop for Commercial Fishermen at SMAST on April 16 and May 7 SMAST is the location of a Basic safety and survival training workshop for commercial fishermen