UMass Boston

Community Forum for Friend, Family, and Neighbor Caregivers | June 6

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The Bessie Tartt Wilson Initiative for Children (BTWIC) is hosting a community forum for family, friend, and neighbor caregivers at the UMass Boston Campus Center. Family, friend, and neighbor caregivers include grandparents, other relatives, and friends who regularly take care of children while parents work or attend school. 

 

 

When: Saturday, June 6th

8:45AM - 12:00PM

Where: UMass Boston Campus Center

Columbia Point, Dorchester

To register: btwic.org/bostonforum

For more info: call (617)425-0002

 

FREE Screening of Homme Less | March 26

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As part of the Winter/Spring Film Series at UMass Boston, there will be a FREE screening of Homme Less. It tells the story of a homeless yet successful model who sleeps on the rooftop of a building and gallivants throughout New York City by day.

 

When: Thursday, March 26th

7:00PM

Where: UMass Boston Campus Center

Ballroom C

View the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=964mEgBgT3U&feature=youtu.be

Pitching Clinics at UMass Boston | Feb 15 and 22

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UMass Boston is offering baseball pitching and hitting clinics for youth ages 13 and older and children 12 and under! Sign up today for both sessions and receive a discount! 

Each session will introduce new concepts and drills to improve technique. Hitters will focus on grip, balance, load, follow through, and proper swing path to improve consistency at the plate. Pitchers will focus on grip, release point, follow through, balance, and stride to improve control. The clinic will incorporate many of the same drills used by the UMass Boston Baseball team.

 

When: Sundays, February 15th and 22nd

9:00AM –10:30AM Hitting - 12 & Under

9:00AM–10:30AM Pitching - 13 & Older

10:30AM –12:00PM Hitting - 13 & Older

10:30AM–12:00PM Pitching -12 & Under 

Where: UMass Boston Clark Athletic Center >> Read More

YPN's 4th Annual Leadership Development Conference: The Road Not Discovered | Nov. 15

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4TH ANNUAL LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE: THE ROAD NOT DISCOVERED
 

November 15, 2014
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrisey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125.
Ryan Lounge
McCormack Hall 3rd Floor

The purpose of this conference is to provide participants with information and resources for career and professional development, and to engage young professionals in dialogue on issues that are important to them. This year’s theme, “The Road Not Discovered”, will focus on stimulating ingenuity and creativity to help young professionals on their journey towards greater personal and professional success.

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Beaches Commission Public Meeting | February 1

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 the Metropolitan Beaches Commission will hold a public meeting at the UMass Boston Campus Center from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.

The meeting will discuss and amke way of how to make them vital and find different strategies on how to improve them. If you are able to attend the Feb. 1 meeting, please take a moment to RSVP by email to info@savetheharbor.org, or by phone to 617-451-2860.

Driving and Parking Directions

The public meeting will take place at UMass Boston, 100 Morrissey Boulevard, Dorchester, MA 02125. It will be held in the Campus Center Building in the 3rd floor Ballroom. There will be parking available in the South Parking Lot for $6. Please note that the parking lot is marked as student parking only, but it is ok to park there for the public meeting. UMass Boston is also accessible by public transportation via the MBTA Red Line’s JFK/Umass stop with a 5 minute shuttle ride to campus.

Boston Mayoral Forums at UMass Boston | Sept 19

The Boston FoundationWBUR, and the University of Massachusetts Boston’s McCormack School of Public Policy and Global Studies and College of Advancing and Professional Studies today announced they will partner to host a pair of forums this fall wi >> Read More

Lifelines: Recent Work by Avram Finkelstein | Feb 15-March 14

"Boston’s emergence as a hub for provocative art continues in February with a new exhibit at UMass Boston’s Harbor Gallery. Lifelines: Recent Work by Avram Finkelstein showcases never-before-seen contemporary pieces from one of the most influential radical artists of the 1980s. >> Read More

Write on the DOT Teen Showcase | Nov 13

Write on the DOT Dorchester Teen Writers Showcase tonight @ 6:00 at the Fields Corner Library. Free Pizza donated by Tavolo's Restaurant!

UMass Volunteer Fair | Sept. 12

The annual UMass Boston Volunteer Fair will be held on September 12 from 11am to 2pm on the campus center. There will be hundreds of students at the fair seeking volunteers. For more info, email Community.engagement@umb.edu or call 617-287-7153.

UMass Boston Health Fair | Oct. 18

UMass Boston invites you to a health fair at the campus! The fair will be on October 18 from 11am to 2pm. The health fair is completely free! For more info, email Linda.Jorgensen@umb.edu or click HERE.

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