Professors to Use $1.4M Grant to Help Teachers Improve Classroom Experience for Students with Autism
UMass Boston professors Abbey Eisenhower, Alice Carter, and Melissa Collier-Meek and their collaborators have received a four-year, $1.4M Institute of Education Sciences grant to help improve outcomes for elementary children with autism spectrum disorder in general classrooms.
Chemistry PhD students Sederra Ross and Jessica Karch and psychology PhD student Kirsten Christensen made UMass Boston history this spring when they received NSF Graduate Research Fellowships.
Rob Reinhard ’03 says a holistic education at UMass Boston prepared him to be first a licensed mental health counselor and now an endurance and wellness coach who owns his own business.
Jennifer Martinez, a doctoral candidate in the Clinical Psychology PhD Program, is the first-ever recipient of the Society of Clinical Psychology’s Student Diversity Award, an award that honors a student for their exemplary contributions to diversity within the field of clinical psychology.
Randy Corpuz is the newest professor to hold a joint appointment with the Honors College.
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.
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.
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.
Mohamed hopes to help end the practice of child marriage.
On May 2, Chancellor J. Keith Motley and the Friends of the Library hosted the annual Faculty Research Celebration in the Integrated Sciences Complex.