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Carolina Aragón Unveils Public Art Installation Depicting Future Flood Levels in Boston

Visitors strolling the Boston Harborwalk along Fort Point Channel will now be able to visualize the scientific predictions for future flood levels and their proposed solutions, thanks to a new public art installation created by artist and landscape architect Carolina Aragón. More >


Alumni Share Experiences with Communication Students to Guide Them to Success

Nine alumni shared information they wish they had known or done while they were at UMass, such as: doing more internships and work studies, joining more clubs and extracurricular activities, taking advantage of resources and speakers who come to campus, and pushing themselves to get out of their comfort zones More >


Social Science Matters

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is home to a broad range of approaches to social science, all of which we celebrate, from purely theoretical and interpretive research to all manner of qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. One of our priorities is to ensure that this exciting social science research connects with the public while showing the relevance of the social sciences to everyday lives and policy.



UMass Women into Leadership Names 22 SBS Students Among 2021 Fellows

UMass Women into Leadership (UWiL) has named 25 undergraduate students to its 2021 UWiL Fellowship class, 22 of whom are enrolled in SBS programs. The fellows represent 14 different majors and cover all class years. More >


#SBSTogether 2020

November 30 - December 11  | As we all confront the challenges of the pandemic and its effects, our alumni, friends, and donors have asked how they can make a difference in the lives of SBS students. Please consider making a gift to SBS during the #SBSTogether campaign and your contribution will go directly to supporting students. More >

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DACSS Research in Progress Brownbag Series (2020-2021)

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12.00pm to 1.00pm
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