UMass Dartmouth- Professors awarded federal Atlantis GrantDr. Michael Baum of UMass Dartmouth and colleagues at the University of Colorado at Boulder (lead university) along with two EU institutions have recently been awarded one of the federal Atlantis grants for the IMPACT exchange to promote the study of citizenship and the program is anticipated to begin this coming Spring semester.
The International Mobility Program on Atlantic Citizenship Trends (IMPACT) is an EU-US ATLANTIS 'Excellence in Mobility' project, sponsored by the European Commission and the US Department of Education. IMPACT focuses on the study of citizenship and citizenship-related issues such as immigration, naturalization, democracy, civil society, human rights, etc. More...