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McCormack Graduate School Welcomes New Dean This Summer

McCormack Graduate School | May 20, 2015

Former Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection David Cash, PhD joins UMass Boston on July 27.

McCormack Dean Promoted to Vice Provost at UMass Boston

McCormack Graduate School | May 20, 2015

Congratulations to Ira A. Jackson who moves to the Provost's Office to work on economic planning and special projects.

Conflict Resolution Convocation Award Recipient

Leigh Murphy, McCormack Graduate School | May 13, 2015

Maha Thaher, a Fulbright scholar from Palestine, wins the 2015 Convocation award.

International Relations Student Earns Two Awards

Leigh Murphy, McCormack Graduate School | May 13, 2015

Charlotte Carnehl has distinguished herself as an outstanding thinker and analyst across issues and modes of analysis, as evidenced by her almost perfect GPA.

McCormack Grad School Signs MOU with Yunnan Academy of Social Sciences in China

McCormack Graduate School | May 13, 2015

Collaborative research, exchange programs, and international symposia are among the possible joint activities between the two institutions.

Two McCormack Graduate Students Earn 2015 Beacon Student Leadership Awards

McCormack Graduate School | May 06, 2015

Parfait Gasana and Wade Cedar set up an English-language children's reading room in Kigali, Rwanda.

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