Professors to Use $1.4M Grant to Help Teachers Improve Classroom Experience for Students with Autism
Colleen Locke | July 13, 2018
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.
Office of Communications | July 12, 2018
Aroon P. Manoharan, associate professor of public policy and public affairs in the McCormack Graduate School, participated in a special panel at the UN headquarters in New York City this spring.
Office of Communications | July 11, 2018
The National Science Foundation has named Distinguished Professor of Science Education Arthur Eisenkraft to a new advisory panel created to encourage U.S. scientific and technological innovations in education.
Gerontology Institute | July 10, 2018
A new $1 million grant from the Administration for Community Living will make it possible for UMass Boston's Pension Action Center to continue providing free pension legal counseling to people across New England for the next five years.
Colleen Locke | July 01, 2018
Kelly Luis, a PhD student in marine science and technology in UMass Boston’s School for the Environment and an IGERT fellow, has won a $72,000 Ford Foundation Fellowship, which will allow her to focus on researching the clarity of our ocean waters and her goal of becoming a professor.