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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.

Students Discuss Privilege, Inclusion, Inequalities at Social Justice Conference

Kelley M. LaMan, McCormack Graduate School | March 11, 2015

The Office of Student Leadership and Community Engagement hosted the first annual Social Justice Conference at UMass Boston.

Bestselling Author and Activist Michael Patrick MacDonald Teaching at UMass Boston

Office of Communications | March 04, 2015

Author of Acclaimed “All Souls” Leading Two Classes As Writer-in-Residence

Growing Fulbright Community at the McCormack Graduate School

McCormack Graduate School | March 02, 2015

Six Fulbright students join the Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance.

Peacebuilding Educator Joins McCormack’s Conflict Resolution Program

Kelley LaMan, McCormack Graduate School | February 25, 2015

Karen Ross focuses on conflict resolution and peacebuilding in Israel and Palestine.

UMass Boston Wins Role as Team Partner in Global Resilience Challenge

Center for Governance and Sustainability | February 24, 2015

Rockefeller Foundation and USAID choose Center for Governance and Sustainability to research solutions to climate change.

McCormack PhD Student Receives Prestigious Research Fellowship for Work on Climate Change Adaptation

Center for Governance and Sustainability | February 19, 2015

Ethiopian student will bring new academic insights about how policy and practice communities interact across various levels of governance.