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Alumni Association Supports Student Success

The Alumni Association is committed to success for today's university students. By providing annual scholarship awards, the association hopes to inspire future graduates to actively engage with UMass Boston throughout their lifetimes. 


Eighteen students received scholarships which totaled $34,200 on June 25 at the Alumni Association board meeting at the UMass Club. 



2014 Alumni Association Scholarship Recipients

Gifty Addae 
Medford, MA
Biochemistry, Anthropology 
2014

Asma Hashmi
Weymouth, MA
Mathematics
2016

Stephany Peguero
Dorchester, MA
Human Services 
Psychology 2015  

Sharon Brown
Dorchester, MA
Nursing
2014  

Kathleen Kelleher
Beverly, MA
Major: History 
American Studies 
2015

Palkin Sachdeva
Boston, MA
Nursing
2015  

Carol Dumas
Quincy, MA
Human Services 
Psychology
2015  

Jessica Matos
Marlborough, MA
Psychology 
Biology
2015
 
Rachael Solano
Malden, MA
Gerontology
2015
 
Camille Fenton
Hyde Park, MA
Human Services 
2015

Robert Moray
Newton, MA
Mathematics
2014

Rachel Vincent
Boston, MA
Environmental Science
Biology 
2016  

Ashley Glendye
Middleboro, MA
Nursing
2016  

Kemealo Moussatcha
Boston, MA
Nursing
2015  

Zachary Zakas
Danvers, MA
Management
2017  

Fritz Gustave
Dorchester, MA
Social Psychology Africana Studies
2016

Shannon Peebles
So. Easton, MA
Psychology 
Honors College & Creative Writing
2014

Zheng Zheng
Quincy, MA
Computer Science 
2017
 

Alumni Events
 
Apr 28, 2017

Spring Dance Concert

Spring Dance Concert

 
May 03, 2017

Commencement ShoutOut

Commencement ShoutOut

Graduating students: make a gift of $15 or more to the Just Imagine Fund and record a video for Commencement video!

 
May 05, 2017

Spring Dance Concert

Spring Dance Concert

 
May 05, 2017

Jazz Night!

Jazz Night!

 
May 08, 2017

University Gallery Art Shows

University Gallery Art Shows

University Hall Gallery: A splendid environment for splendid creativity

 
May 11, 2017

Right From the Recruiter

Right From the Recruiter

A panel of four recruiters from various industries will share their insider tips and hiring advice.

 
May 19, 2017

Getting Serious About Social Media

Getting Serious About Social Media

Day long conference on social media strategy 

 
May 20, 2017

Alumni and Friends Newburyport BBQ

Alumni and Friends Newburyport BBQ

Join UMass Boston alumni and friends in historic, picturesque Newburyport.

 
May 30, 2017

UMass Chamber Orchestra JFK Tribute

UMass Chamber Orchestra JFK Tribute

Celebrate Kennedy’s centennial musically with he world premiere of The Sounds of Silence, a composition by David Patterson.


 
Jun 03, 2017

Boston State College 50th Reunion

Boston State College 50th Reunion

Celebrate the decades, reconnect with friends, and salute your classmates' careers in education and other professions.  

 
Jun 20, 2017

UMass Boston Golf Classic

UMass Boston Golf Classic

Swing for success and support Beacon Athletics and local community programs at the same time.