Tag: Paul Watanabe
- Japanese Government Honors Professor Paul Watanabe with Order of the Rising Sun
UMass Boston Professor of Political Science and Institute for Asian American Studies Director Paul Watanabe has been awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, by the Japanese government.
- 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.
- Bandopadhyaya, Roemer, Watanabe Receive Distinguished Faculty Awards at Commencement
The three UMass Boston professors were honored for extraordinary contributions in teaching, research, and service at the 45th commencement exercises on May 31.
- Watanabe Named Chairman of New U.S. Census Bureau Commission
The director of the Institute for Asian American Studies will advise the Census Bureau on how to track "hard-to-count" populations.
- ‘Joining the Brainstorm’: UMass Boston Hosts IDEAS Boston Conference This Month
UMass Boston adjunct professor Chico Colvard and 15 other leading-edge thinkers will share their biggest ideas at 2011 IDEAS Boston on Oct. 20.
- “Uncommon Generosity”: Project Documents WWII-Era Students’ Experiences
From the internment camps that confined Japanese and Japanese-American families during World War II, Professor Paul Watanabe is documenting stories of hope.