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Students in UMass Boston's Urban Scholars Program are among those who have been invited to take part in a trial run of the offerings at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate before the museum opens next month.


Grammy Award-winner Melissa Manchester will headline a benefit concert at UMass Lowell on Saturday, Feb. 28 in her only New England appearance on her current tour.


University of Massachusetts Amherst chemical engineer Neil S. Forbes has received a five-year, $1.56-million grant from the National Institutes of Health to create nontoxic Salmonella bacteria that deliver cancer-killing agents inside tumors.


An editorial about the opening of MassBiologics SouthCoast references UMass Medical School’s partnership with Voyager Therapeutics to collaborate on viral vector manufacturing at the new facility in Fall River.


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