You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe



Visionaries galore

It doesn’t have the star-power alumni list of the private colleges across the state, but look closely and you’ll find some impressive thinkers to come out of UMass, beyond the most repeated names of Bill Cosby and Jack Welch.

Former Vermont Governor Madeleine Kunin is a UMass grad, as are Pakistani Minister of Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar and Hau Lung-pin, the mayor of Taipei.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week