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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.

New Study Documents Destructive Conflict in Local Communities, Calls for Training and Resources

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

New conflict resolution needs assessment finds destructive public conflict is causing dysfunction and harm in local governments and communities.

UMass Boston Professor Joins International Election Observation Delegation to Nigeria

McCormack Graduate School | February 12, 2015

Darren Kew will observe the presidential elections to enhance voter confidence and to show solidarity with the people of Nigeria.

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.

UMass Boston Rated in Nation’s Top 30 Innovative Public Service Schools

McCormack Graduate School | February 11, 2015

Student to faculty-ratios, innovative academic programs, and quality internships and career services helped McCormack Grad School propel UMass Boston to the top 30 on the list.