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The work of Henry M. Thomas III was a statement to his service to UMass and its students, and so was the reason he resigned Monday as chairman.


Late last year, the law school launched a Commonwealth Fellows program that discounts tuition by $5,000 for qualified students, lowering the rate from $24,178 to under $20,000 a year.


The University of Massachusetts is moving forward with plans to build its first-ever student dormitory on the UMass Boston campus. A request for proposals will be issued this spring seeking proposals from private developers who would lease land from the university to build a 1,000 bed residential facility with a dining hall.


UMass Lowell’s partnership with Kuwait’s Gulf University of Science and Technology (GUST) will establish five undergraduate and 11 graduate-degree programs – and supply Raytheon with a pipeline of talent.


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