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UMass Boston Launches “Strengthening Rwandan Administrative Justice Project”

Center for Peace Democracy and Development | June 07, 2017

This partnership is designed to strengthen the quality, legality, and consistency of decision-making by district authorities in administrative and regulatory cases involving citizens and businesses in Rwanda

Conflict Resolution Professor Wins Award for Innovation in Online Teaching

The Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance | May 18, 2017

Celebrating Professor Karen Ross recipient of the 2017 UMass Boston Innovation in Online Teaching Award

Nigerian Military Attend McCormack School Peace Building, Interfaith Dialogue Workshop

Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development | March 31, 2017

CPDD hosted a two-day workshop on religion, peacebuilding, and conflict resolution for senior Nigerian military leaders.

UMass Boston Earns USAID Grant to Help Advance Administrative Justice in Rwanda

Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development | March 02, 2017

This project will help national agencies and local governments render more informed and defensible decisions and empower citizens to better understand and challenge those decisions when they are flawed.

UMass Boston Experts Analyze Early Days of Trump Foreign Policy

Zach Herman | February 13, 2017

Four of UMass Boston’s faculty experts analyzed the early days of Trump’s foreign policy at a Tuesday roundtable co-sponsored by McCormack Graduate School and the College of Liberal Arts. The event followed last week’s domestic policy discussion.

McCormack’s Community Mediation Grant Program Shows Large Return on Investment

Massachusetts Office of Public Collaboration | February 08, 2017

MOPC reports back to state officials about the impact the public funding has made in providing conflict resolution services to local courts and communities.

UMass Boston, Suffolk DA Partner on Restorative Justice Program for Juvenile Offenders

Colleen Locke | February 03, 2017

UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley joined Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley, McCormack Graduate School Dean David W. Cash, and representatives from five community organizations Friday to sign a memorandum of understanding to create the Juvenile Alternative Resolution Program.

Conflict Resolution Program Offers Workshop on Managing Difficult Conversations

McCormack Graduate School | December 05, 2016

McCormack Graduate School fall workshop addresses conflict around issues of race, ethnicity, and religious identity.

MA Office of Public Collaboration Awards $600K in Grants to Community Mediation Centers Statewide

Massachusetts Office of Public Collaboration | October 12, 2016

These centers will be able to continue to deliver important free and low cost local services to primarily low-income citizens.

UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School Experts Contribute to Path-Breaking United Nations Report

Office of Communications | September 19, 2016

The world’s most pressing challenges -- whether climate change, population growth, infectious diseases or massive inequalities of resources – will only be met successfully if science is brought to the task far more effectively, according to a United Nations report drafted by a team at UMass Boston.