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A welcome from Banu Subramaniam, our new Chair!

Thursday, August 23, 2018

So, here we are at the start of a new exciting academic year! A special welcome to our incoming students and faculty. We hope you will stop by and say hello. We'd love to meet you. To our returning...

Rosa Clemente on International Women's Day

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Rosa Clemente, Puerto Rican independence activist and former Green Party candidate for vice president, spoke at UMass for International Women's Day, March 8, 2018 as part of the Center for Women...

Banu Subramaniam wins 2016 Ludwig Fleck Prize

Monday, October 24, 2016

Banu Subramaniam has been awarded the 2016 Ludwik Fleck Prize for the book “Ghost Stories for Darwin: The Science of Variation and the Politics of Diversity” (2014 University of Illinois Press)....

Kiran Asher has been chosen as a fellow with the Interdisciplinary Studies Institute for 2016-2017.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

This academic year the seminar is on "Trespassing."  Congrats to Kiran!

Prof. Miliann Kang Discusses Representations of Asian Americans in Mainstream Media in Huffington Post

Friday, February 27, 2015

The collective sigh of relief by many Asian Americans after the first few episodes of Fresh Off the Boat contrasts with the anger and anxiety that followed Amy Chua’s book Battle Hymn of the Tiger...