News and Events

Another Stellar Bands on Blackfan Event
Who doesn't love a gorgeous summer day, live music, food trucks galore and FREE sunscreen? The first "Bands on Blackfan" of 2019 was a HUGE success! The new location in front of Merck and Emmanuel saw the largest crowd ever to enjoy the Thinkin Big...
Go OUTSIDE and Play Chess with Marc Esserman
Renowned Chess Champion Marc Esserman OUTSIDE here in the LMA today from 3-5 pm at the Countway Courtyard. Marc will run a chess "simul," where he will play multiple players at once as well as instruct anyone interested in learning the basics of the...
Bands on Blackfan Returns July 9th!
The LMA's signature summertime food and music event returns on Tuesday, July 9th. Get all the details here: https://www.masco.org/bands-blackfan-baaaccckkkk
Want a long, healthy life?
That's the question posed by Thursday's OUTSIDE Speaker, BIDMC's Dr. Suzanna Salamon. And if you answer "YES!" she says you better start your lifestyle change NOW. The talk starts at noon on Thursday, June 27th at Countway Courtyard and will be...
Tuesday's Storyteller: "Be Grateful for Big and Small Things."
This Tuesday from 12:00 - 2:00 PM at Countway Courtyard the OUTSIDE Storyteller is Professor Harold Cox. A contributor to WGBH’s Stories from the Stage, Stories to Scenes, Massmouth, and The Moth, Cox is the associate dean for public health...
Boston Children's Hospital Ranked #1 in the US for 6th year
Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) is once again named the top place in the country for pediatric care in the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings. This is the sixth straight year the hospital has topped the list.   U.S. World & News...
MASCO Call Center Wins Prestigious Industry Award
The MASCO Services Call Center is the proud recipient of the 2019 ATSI Award of Excellence. MASCO's outstanding team has received the award in years past, however, this year is especially poignant after the collective hard work, dedication and...
Renowned Chess Master Plays OUTSIDE in the LMA June
Think you have what it takes to beat an international Chess Grandmaster? Well, you can take your chances when Chess Grandmaster Larry Christiansen plays chess Outside in the LMA on Monday, June 10th from 11:30 am-1:30 pm at the Countway Courtyard....
Give a Pint for the Little Ones!
Boston Children's Hospital is facing a critical blood supply shortage.  Tuesday, June 4th, the BCH Bloodmobile will be parked in the MASCO driveway at 375 Longwood Avenue from 9 am - 3 pm. Interested donors can make an appointment here: https://www....
Harvard Convocation and Class Day THIS WEEK: IMPORTANT NEWS
The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is holding its Convocation on Wednesday, May 29, on the HMS Quad.  Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine will hold their Class Day ceremony on Thursday, May 30, also on the HMS...