The MFA and Creative Writing Program received an unprecedented 340 entries for this year's Six-Word Story Contest. UMass Boston undergraduate students could submit up to three entries, with the criteria being that a story had to be told in six words. The contest, now in its third year, gets its inspiration from Ernest Hemingway’s story: “For sale: Baby shoes, never worn.” Watch the students read their winning entries in this video.
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During the April 2014 Major Exploration Fair, sponsored by UMass Boston's University Advising Center, LMV Productions sat down with department representatives. Hear from faculty about majors, minors, and related careers in these videos. Visit the University Advising Center's Exploring Majors page: http://www.umb.edu/academics/vpass/uac/exploring_majors