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Three McCormack Professors Receive Internal Grants to Support Research and Service Projects

Samantha Flaherty, McCormack Graduate School | April 30, 2015

The Vice Provost of Research has awarded grants to fund timely and impactful initiatives by Karen Ross, Ann Bookman, and Jan Mutchler.

All Souls Author MacDonald Discusses Restorative Justice Practices at Slomoff Symposium

Colleen Locke | April 28, 2015

All Souls Author Michael Patrick MacDonald led a panel discussion on restorative justice at Tuesday's annual Slomoff Symposium.

UN Assistant Secretary-General Elliott Harris Discusses Environmental Leadership at UMass Boston

Negusu Aklilu | April 28, 2015

McCormack Grad School's Center for Governance and Sustainability celebrated Earth Day with a lecture on environmental leadership.

William Julius Wilson Delivers Major Talk on Race and Class at UMass Boston’s McCormack Grad School

McCormack Graduate School | April 22, 2015

Renowned urban sociologist revisits his controversial 1978 book, The Declining Signifiance of Race

Global Governance Professor Earns Carnegie Fellowship to Study Global Environmental Treaties

McCormack Graduate School | April 22, 2015

McCormack Grad School's Maria Ivanova is one of 30 inaugural Andrew Carnegie Foundation Fellows.

When Nurses are Also Patients: McCormack Team Researches Intimate Partner Violence in South Africa

Leigh Murphy, McCormack Graduate School | April 08, 2015

McCormack Graduate School Global Governance faculty and students collaborate to publish new journal article.

Nigerian Presidential Election Observer Darren Kew Comments on Historic Outcome

Office of Communications | April 03, 2015

Darren Kew, executive director of UMass Boston’s Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development, was in Nigeria serving as an observer for the Nigerian presidential election.

UMass Boston’s Darren Kew in Nigeria as Presidential Election Observer

Colleen Locke | March 25, 2015

Darren Kew, executive director of the Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development, is in Nigeria this week to monitor the March 28 presidential election.

“Hero of the Planet” Peter Raven Delivers Stark Sustainability Message at UMass Boston

Zach Herman | March 24, 2015

Earth is suffering because first-world nations have failed to control their consumption, Raven told a large crowd Tuesday in the Lipke Auditorium.

UMass Boston Study Documents Destructive Conflict in Local Communities

McCormack Graduate School | March 20, 2015

MA Office of Public Collaboration study concludes that more training and resources are needed.