Local Students Earn Academic Honors

Chelsea Students Accepted to UBMS

Congratulations to Chelsea High School students Paola Barrera and Rosalinda Rojas for being accepted into the Boston University Upward Bound Math Science program (UBMS)!

UBMS is a college prep program designed to prepare students for college success and expose them to fields in science, technology, engineering and math. While in the program, the students will take classes, do enrichment activities, and receive mentoring and tutoring throughout high school. Paola and Rosalinda are two of five students new students beginning the program this spring.

Local Residents Receive Academic Honors

Northeastern University is pleased to recognize those students who distinguish themselves academically during the course of the school year. The following local students were recently named to the University’s dean’s list for the Fall semester, which ended in December 2020.

* Chelsea resident Wenyuan Ding, majoring in business administration

* Chelsea resident Barbara Ferreira, majoring in business administration

To achieve the dean’s list distinction, students must carry a full program of at least four courses, have a quality point average of 3.5 or greater out of a possible 4.0 and carry no single grade lower than a C- during the course of their college career. Each student receives a letter of commendation and congratulation from their college dean.

Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-powered lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations-in Boston; the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; the San Francisco Bay Area; Seattle; Toronto; and Vancouver-are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern’s comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs-in on-campus, online, and hybrid formats-lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 140 multidisciplinary majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

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