UMass Boston and IBM Advance Technology Accessibility Research

Office of Communications | December 03, 2013

The University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new research initiative to advance accessible technology solutions for people with disabilities, the growing elderly population, those with low literacy and novice technology users.

UMass Boston Staff Explore Research and Exchange Opportunities in Poland

School for Global Inclusion and Social Development | November 08, 2013

Disability policy and technology draw visitors' attention

UMass Boston Minute: James T. Brett

Anna Pinkert | October 21, 2013

Listen to the latest UMass Boston Minute, featuring UMass Boston Gala honoree Jim Brett.

Pacific VIP Scholar Awarded Blasch Scholarship

School for Global Inclusion and Social Development | October 08, 2013

UMass Boston Vision Studies scholar from American Samoa receives award

UMass Boston Gala Raises $1.4 Million for Brett Chair

Zach Herman | October 07, 2013

The ninth annual gala shattered a UMass Boston fundraising record, but the real story of the evening was told in names rather than numbers.

Chancellor Assesses Campus Environment During 2013 Convocation

Colleen Locke | September 13, 2013

As UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley took stock of the university’s physical, academic, and cultural environment on Thursday, one of the winners of the university’s first Joint and Common Future Award identified UMass Boston as an institution from which others can learn.

$3 Million IGERT Grant Will Fund Coasts and Communities Fellowships

Anna Pinkert | August 27, 2013

A $3.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation will fund fellowships in global environmental research.

Institute for Community Inclusion Fellow Raises Awareness of Down Syndrome

Colleen Locke | March 28, 2013

The short videos by Emmy Award winner Melanie Perkins McLaughlin, winner of the Crocker Family Fellowship, debuted March 21 on the 8th annual World Down Syndrome Day.

New School for Global Inclusion and Social Development Prepares For First Class

Pamela Worth | January 30, 2013

UMass Boston's ninth and newest college, which is affiliated with the Institute for Community Inclusion, is nearly ready to accept applications for its internationally focused master's and doctoral programs.

ICI Director William Kiernan Speaks before the U.S. Senate

Office of Communications | March 08, 2011

The director of the Institute for Community Inclusion at UMass Boston spoke on a panel before the U.S. Senate's Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.

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