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  1. UMass Boston Student Celebrates Transgender Rights Achievements at the White House
    Nicholas McCaskill has spent much of the last few years fighting for transgender rights.
  2. UMass Boston PhD Candidate Meets President Obama, Shares Research at White House Pride Event
    Tangela Roberts was invited to the White House following the publication of her article “Between a Gay and a Straight Place: Bisexual Individuals’ Experiences with Monosexism.”
  3. UMass Boston Training Graduate Wins Presidential Teaching Award
    Neil Plotnick of Everett High School won a Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Plotnick is a graduate of Project FOCUS, a dual certification teacher training program (special education and secondary education) run by the Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI).
  4. 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.
  5. UMass Boston Welcomes White House Business Council
    U.S. Department of Labor Assistant Secretary Jane Oates met with local high-tech and life science executives at UMass Boston's Venture Development Center.
  6. UMass Boston Hosts White House Business Council Roundtable
    U.S. Department of Labor Assistant Secretary Jane Oates and Joanne Goldstein, state secretary of Labor and Workforce Development, visited the VDC July 28.