"UMass Boston is an extraordinary community that deserves an extraordinary chancellor, and the search committee has selected three exceptional finalists who are capable of leading UMass Boston into the future and helping this vital institution achieve its tremendous potential," said President Marty Meehan.
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UMass Dartmouth nursing professor Shelley Lynch is among 10 nominees who were chosen by Nurse.org from a pool of 1,400 nurses for making a difference in their communities. The winner, to be announced, will throw the first pitch at the May 15 Boston Red Sox game.
Food scientists from University of Massachusetts Amherst have identified the enzyme that might be responsible for increased inflammation in the colon, shedding light on the existing link between obesity and colon cancer.
The University of Massachusetts Boston made the third annual America's Best Value Colleges list.