White House Honors UMass Boston Professor as “Champion of Change” ›
On Monday, May 6, the White House honored 15 Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) women as “Champions of Change.” Among them is Karen L. Suyemoto, an associate professor of clinical psychology and Asian American studies at UMass Boston.
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Presidential Citizens Medal Recipient Visits UMass Boston ›
On March 3, T. Berry Brazelton, who last month received the Presidential Citizens Medal from President Barack Obama, made a surprise visit to UMass Boston to attend a lecture by Dr. Joy Osofsky.
Psychology Professor Recruiting Children for First-of-its-Kind Autism Study ›
A Psychology professor is recruiting children in the Boston area for a first-of-its-kind study that will assess how children with autism adapt to the early school years and identify predictors that will lead to a successful transition. The research, made possible by a $1.2 million grant, is led in B
Feeling Stressed? UMass Boston Researchers Want to Study Your Hair ›
Researchers from the Horizon Center for Health Equity are offering $25 to students, staff, and faculty who participate in a brief study.
Caro Recognized as One of the First Researchers to Devote Serious Attention to Productive Aging ›
Alternatives that allow people to remain at home and in their communities as long as possible have been a long-standing interest for Frank Caro.
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2012 Doctoral Mentoring Award Goes to Psychologist Karen Suyemoto ›
“My students are amazing,” says Suyemoto. “What makes this award most meaningful for me is that my students and colleagues thought enough to recommend me for it.”
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UMass Boston Professors, Staff Honored for Mentorship ›
New annual mentoring awards are named for Professor Joan Liem, a 40-year faculty member.
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UMass Boston Students to Expand Leadership Skills at Conference ›
Five University of Massachusetts Boston students will begin a weeklong intensive leadership program on Saturday.
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Trip to Ecuador Provides Teaching Opportunity for UMass Boston Students ›
A dozen UMass Boston students spent the beginning of their summer break volunteering at an orphanage in Quito, Ecuador.
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Four Extraordinary Faculty Earn Chancellor’s Awards ›
Four UMass Boston faculty members were honored at commencement June 1 with the annual Chancellor’s Awards for Distinguished Teaching, Scholarship, and Service.