Research, Education, and Community Building
The Institute for Asian American Studies at UMass Boston conducts community-based research on Asian American issues, provides resources to Asian American communities in Massachusetts, and expands opportunities on campus for the study of Asian American experiences.
IAAS Receives Award at 2018 Chinese Progressive Association Dinner
IAAS received the Social Justice Award at the 2018 Chinese Progressive Association Lunar New Year Banquet held in Boston's Chinatown in March. Read about our current and recent projects in Chinatown in our latest newsletter.
- Join us for our next Research Fellows presentation about the history of the Cambodian American community in Lowell on May 2, 2018. Click here for details.
- The article "Making Air Pollution Visible: A Tool for Promoting Environmental Health Literacy" by Carolyn Wong et al. has been published in JMIR Public Health and Surveillance. Click here to view the online journal article.
- Read our latest Occasional Paper by IAAS Research Fellow and Jane Yeonjae Lee on belonging and identity of non-Christian Korean Americans.