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UMass Boston Professor Ed Tronick, Founder of Still-Face Paradigm, Earns Lifetime Achievement Award

Office of Communications | January 17, 2018

University Distinguished Professor of Psychology Ed Tronick, the founder of the still-face paradigm and UMass Boston’s Infant-Parent Mental Health Postgraduate Certificate Program, received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 ZERO TO THREE Conference in San Diego, California.

UMass Boston PhD Student to Address LGBTQ Health As One of 40 New Health Policy Research Scholars

Colleen Locke | January 03, 2018

Christopher Chiu, a student in UMass Boston’s Clinical Psychology PhD Program, is one of 40 scholars nationwide selected for the second cohort of the Health Policy Research Scholars program.

Next Stop, State Department: UMass Boston Senior One of 30 to Earn Rangel Graduate Fellowship

Colleen Locke | December 18, 2017

Brittany Orange, a senior political science major in the Honors College, is one of 30 nationwide to receive the Charles Rangel Fellowship, a fellowship that paves the way for a career with the U.S. State Department.

Earnest, Spectacular Cast and Crew Nominated for Kennedy Center

Bill Doncaster | December 16, 2017

UMass Boston represented at Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Region 1

Anthony Yee wins Music Juries

Bill Doncaster | December 15, 2017

Senior slide trombone player takes honors

Professor Lakshmi Srinivas Interviewed for BBC Radio

Sociology Department | December 13, 2017

Her comments were included in the "Dubbing Movies" episode of "The Why Factor."

Ryan Award Winner Combines Love of Music with Psychology

Zach Herman | December 11, 2017

UMass Boston junior Ray Veggar, the winner of this year’s John W. Ryan Award, has been playing guitar since age 5. And now he has dedicated his college studies to combining music with his other great passion—psychology.

Sustainable Solutions Lab Fall 2017 Semester Roundup

Bridget Bearden, McCormack Graduate School | December 11, 2017

The Sustainable Solutions Lab hosted and participated in a number of sustainability activities during the Fall 2017 semester.

Japanese Government Honors Professor Paul Watanabe with Order of the Rising Sun

DeWayne Lehman | December 08, 2017

UMass Boston Professor of Political Science and Institute for Asian American Studies Director Paul Watanabe has been awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, by the Japanese government.

UMass Boston’s Jessica Cooper Performs in Concert Showcasing Baroque-era Composers

Office of Communications | November 30, 2017

UMass Boston associate lecturer Jessica Cooper performed during a recent presentation of works by Henry Purcell and other Baroque-era composers, hosted by the Henry Purcell Society of Boston.