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Grossman Elected To Climate Commitment Committee

UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Divina Grossman says her newest election is a great privilege.

Grossman has been elected to the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment Steering Committee, to assist in their mission to reverse global warming.

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Jim Phillips / TSM

New Study Says UMass Dartmouth Has Major Economic Impact

A new study completed by the University of Massachusetts' Donahue Institute, says the UMass Dartmouth campus provides a major boost for the state's economy.

The study says UMass Dartmouth contributed $517 million to the Bay State's economy in 2013, and supported nearly 2,500 external jobs

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Jim Phillips - TSM

UMass System Sees Increased Funding

UMass Dartmouth is putting increased funding to use after Governor Deval Patrick signed the state budget Friday. The finalized budget includes $479 million in funding for the five UMass campuses, a $39 million increase over last year's funding level

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Jim Phillips / TSM

UMass Dartmouth Forms Task Force On Marathon Bombing Ties

The college where Boston Marathon Bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev attended has formed a public safety task force in the wake of the April 15 attack. 

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth officials will review emergency planning and academic and financial policies related to maintaining ``student in good standing'' status

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UMass Dartmouth Seeks Guidance On Release Of Suspect’s Records

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is asking federal education officials if it can legally release records of four students related to the Boston Marathon bombing investigation.

Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who is recovering in a prison hospital after being wounded in a shootout with police, was a student at UMass-Dartmouth

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UMass Dartmouth

UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Officially Inaugurated

The theme at UMass Dartmouth this week has been a celebration of transformation, and now a plan has been unveiled that captures that idea.

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Barney Frank Donates Papers to UMass Dartmouth

Retired Congressman Barney Frank was welcomed at UMass Dartmouth Tuesday.

Frank took part in the campus-wide celebration of Chancellor Divina Grossman's official inauguration.

Frank has donated his entire collection of papers from his 32 years in congress to the Claire T

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UMass Dartmouth Celebration of Transformation Week

The UMass Dartmouth campus may be a little crowded this week as the school is celebrating the official inauguration of the new chancellor.

Divina Grossman was chosen to succeed Dr. Jean MacCormack as chancellor last year, and will be officially installed as the leader of UMass Dartmouth in a Thursday afternoon ceremony in the school's main auditorium

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Photo from Ocean Explorium

Ocean Explorium Loses UMass Dartmouth Funding

The Ocean Explorium in Downtown New Bedford is losing the support of UMass Dartmouth. 

Explorium Director Abbey Spargo says she received a call this week from Chancellor Dvina Grossman, saying the University was withdrawing financial support from the Explorium, because it needed to reduce spending in order to balance the University budget

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UMass Dartmouth Facing $15 Million Budget Deficit

UMass Dartmouth officials say the Unviersity budget may be as much as $15 million in the red, but there is some good news.  Following a Thursday forum on-campus involving administrators, faculty and students, Chancellor Divina Grossman was delighted by most people's willingness to help

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