- President Obama Nominates Paul Watanabe to Asian American Advisory Commission
President Barack Obama has nominated Institute for Asian American Studies (IAAS) Director Paul Watanabe to serve as a member of the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
- Edward M. Kennedy Institute Welcomes President Barack Obama to Campus March 30
President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and Vice President Joe Biden will attend a dedication ceremony on Monday, March 30 for the new Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, located on the University of Massachusetts Boston campus.
- Obama Visits, Campus Closed Monday, March 30th
The campus will close at 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 29. It will remain closed through the day on Monday, March 30. No one without prior security clearance will be allowed on campus during the closure period.
- UMass Boston Political Experts Ready to Break Down Election Night
O'Brien, Watanabe, Cunningham To Analyze Race Tonight, Wednesday
- UMass Boston Political Experts Make Headlines During Election Season
Political science professors have become go-to pundits for analysis of Romney, Warren, Brown
- UMass Boston’s Teach Next Year Catches President Obama’s Attention
President Obama recognized UMass Boston in a speech during his March 8, 2011 visit to TechBoston Academy in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood.
- President Obama Recognizes UMass Boston in Speech at TechBoston
In his speech at TechBoston Academy, President Barack Obama recognized UMass Boston for preparing many of the teachers working at the school.