Succeeding in an AI-Powered World: UMass Boston Launches Paul English Applied AI Institute with Kick-off Event
Institute founder Paul English, a UMass Boston alumnus, was joined by tech entrepreneurs, industry leaders, and academics to discuss the new institute and how AI is reshaping higher education and the workforce.
Department of Commerce $2.97M Grant to Enhance Digital Connections in Minority Communities
UMass Boston has launched a pilot project to increase broadband access and additional services for students and anchor communities with funding from a two-year, $2.97 million grant from the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) Connecting Minority Communities Pilot Program.
Sloan Student Fellowships Coming to UMass Boston
To help STEM students at both UMass Amherst and UMass Boston build the relationships that lead to lasting success, five professors across the two universities have teamed up with the Sloan Foundation on a $499,972 effort to change STEM education, beginning with engineering and computer science programs.