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CAPS and EMK Institute Offer Professional Development for Teachers

College of Advancing and Professional Studies | July 17, 2015

The College of Advancing and Professional Studies will continue its successful collaboration with the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, hosting a second professional development session for teachers using the innovative Senate Immersion Module (SIM) this August.

Conference Focuses on Planning Safe and Mobile Future for Massachusetts’ Older Drivers

McCormack Graduate School | June 17, 2015

The Gerontology Institute hosted the Older Driver Safety Summit, aimed to create a five-year plan to reduce crashes and safe mobility for older drivers in Massachusetts.

UMass Boston to Host July Conference on Rebuilding Afghanistan

John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | June 08, 2015

CRSCAD to host international conference “Rebuilding Sustainable Communities in Afghanistan: The Way Forward" on July 27.

Courses in Global Post-Disaster Studies Serve Wide Range of Students

John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | June 03, 2015

Students in the new master’s degree program in urban planning and community development can enroll in three of CRSCAD’s courses.

CAPS Center for Innovation and Excellence in eLearning Showcases Open Data Analytics Initiative

Cedric Sinclair, Marketing Director | May 26, 2015

April Presentations Position CAPS Center for Innovation and Excellence in eLearning's Open Data Analytics Initiative in the spotlight.

Dean Philip DiSalvio Speaks to New England Transfer Association

Cedric Sinclair | May 01, 2015

Dean DiSalvio spoke about the emergence of community college baccalaureates.

Professor Jeffrey Pugh: Conflict Transformation Across Borders

Samantha Flaherty, McCormack Graduate School | February 11, 2015

New McCormack Grad School professor brings innovative summer program in Ecuador to UMass Boston students.

Cambridge Scholars Publishing Showcases CRSCAD Series as Feature Books

McCormack Graduate School | January 21, 2015

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters book series selected for inaugural feature in publisher's advertising campaign.

Ellen Birchander Assumes Helm of Management of Aging Services Program

McCormack Graduate School | January 08, 2015

Birchander changes her role from co-director to graduate program director of this award-winning, online program at UMass Boston.

Post-Disaster Reconstruction Expert Delivers Major Papers at International Symposia in S. America

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | December 01, 2014

McCormack Grad School's Adenrele Awotona presents his research in Chile and Colombia.