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The Mobility Project: Providing Opportunities for Our Kids

Jason Ewas, McCormack Graduate School | August 25, 2015

A pioneering approach to economic mobility, this new initiative works with community partners to improve economic opportunity in metro Boston.

Undergrads Gain Valuable Gerontology Research Experience at McCormack Grad School

McCormack Graduate School | August 25, 2015

Two science majors are mentored during summer research project at Gerontology Institute.

Public Administration Alumna Receives National Recognition for Her Scholarship

Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs | August 17, 2015

Congrats to McCormack Graduate School's Sandra Matar who was recognized for her outstanding capstone research

David Cash Joins UMass Boston as McCormack Graduate School Dean

Office of Communications | August 14, 2015

Former Mass. DEP Chief Leads Policy School at Boston’s Public University

McCormack Graduate School Produces New Map to Showcase Local and Global Engagement

McCormack Graduate School | August 11, 2015

From New England to New Zealand, check out this map of McCormack's research and service projects.

Conflict Transformation across Borders: A Platform for Action

Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance | August 10, 2015

In three short weeks, 14 students from 9 countries enjoyed many takeaways from this inaugural summer program in Ecuador.

New Book by UMass Boston Reconciliation Expert: Two-state Solution Not Viable in Israel, Palestine

McCormack Graduate School | August 06, 2015

Peacemaker Padraig O'Malley tells the story of two narratives in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Ivanova Participates in UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

Global Environmental Governance Project | August 03, 2015

UN Board promotes science, technology, and innovation to support post-2015 sustainable development goals

UMass Boston Research Shows Stark Gender Wage Gap

Office of Communications | July 30, 2015

New research done by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy at UMass Boston indicates that the wage gap between women and men is particularly stark for women working in lower income occupations, with Hispanic women experiencing the largest pay inequities.

Conference Examines “The Way Forward” for Afghanistan

Maryalice Gill | July 29, 2015

On Monday, UMass Boston hosted ambassadors, advocates, architects, engineers, planners, and other experts for the 2015 Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters (CRSCAD) conference: “Rebuilding Sustainable Communities in Afghanistan: The Way Forward.”