$2.5M Justice Dept. Grant Will Fund Development of Mentoring for Children of Incarcerated Parents ›
UMass Boston Psychology Professor Jean Rhodes received a grant to increase mentor effectiveness for 2 million children with parents in jail, prison, or on parole.
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UMass Boston Researchers Fight Health Disparities for Children with Autism ›
A $3.9 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health will support early intervention for underserved children in Boston.
Latino Leadership Initiative Prepares UMass Boston Students for Expanded Roles ›
Three members of the University of Massachusetts Boston’s Class of 2015 spent part of this summer strengthening their leadership skills at the fifth annual Latino Leadership Initiative.
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UMass Boston Student Scholars to Study Culture, History, Leadership in Japan ›
UMass Boston is one of four universities selected for the TOMODACHI Inouye Scholars Program, designed to educate students in the U.S. about the life and contributions of Senator Inouye and other Japanese Americans.
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JFK Winner Shaun O’Grady Journeyed from Battlefield to Classroom ›
Lynn native Shaun O’Grady traveled a long and difficult path from his hometown to the commencement stage at UMass Boston. He once thought college "wasn't in the cards" for him.
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Prof. Jean Rhodes Awarded Grant to Study the Health Consequences of Hurricane Katrina ›
A highly competitive, national funding program dedicated to tackling pressing health policy issues has awarded a grant to University of Massachusetts Boston professor Jean Rhodes and a collaborator at Harvard University to study the health consequences of Hurricane Katrina.
JFK Winner Shaun O’Grady’s Speech at UMass Boston’s 46th Commencement ›
Read Shaun O'Grady's message to the Class of 2014.
Clinical Psychology PhD Student Receives Weatherstone Predoctoral Fellowship ›
Melissa Maye among nine promising young scientists to pursue two-year projects under leading investigators in autism research.
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UMass Boston Minute: Babies and Communication ›
Ed Tronick investigates how babies and parents interact.
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Calderwood-UMass Boston Writing Centers Expand to Snowden International ›
Students at the University of Massachusetts Boston are serving as reading and writing tutors at three area high schools this fall, including the Muriel Sutherland Snowden International School at Copley.