Marty Meehan elected President of UMass System

Achievement, passion, ability to inspire propel UMass graduate to presidency; unanimous choice of UMass trustees.

The UMass System



The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees unanimously named UMass Lowell Chancellor Martin T. Meehan as the next president of the five-campus state university system Friday.


When Leykia Brill read the job description for the assistant provost for diversity at the University of Massachusetts Amherst earlier this year she knew the job was for her.


The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center announced a $5 million grant to UMass Medical School for the purchase of a high resolution cryo-electron microscope, bringing this breakthrough imaging technology to a campus poised to usher in the next generation of drug design and discovery.


Leaders of the Nepali Student Association at the University of Massachusetts Boston spearhead a fundraising plan for earthquake relief efforts.


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