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Center for Social Policy Receives $500K Grant

Marija Bingulac | October 08, 2015

CSP receives $500,000 grant for “On Solid Ground: Building Opportunity and Preventing Family Homelessness in Massachusetts.”

Registration Open for IDEAS UMass Boston on October 28

Office of Communications | October 07, 2015

Registration is now open for IDEAS UMass Boston, which returns Wednesday, October 28, to UMass Boston’s Campus Center Ballroom with a new format.

Public Leadership of Women of Color Documented for First Time Ever in Massachusetts

The Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | September 28, 2015

Guide Features 94 Women of Color Elected in the Commonwealth

In Convocation Speech, Chancellor Motley Lays Out Vision for Next 50 Years

Colleen Locke | September 17, 2015

As the University of Massachusetts Boston marks 50 years since the first students started class, Chancellor J. Keith Motley is answering the question of what UMass Boston needs to become in the next 50 years.

Gerontology Student Earns Competitive NIH Dissertation Grant

McCormack Graduate School | September 11, 2015

McCormack Graduate School PhD student Mai See Yang earns a R36 Aging Research Dissertation Award to Increase Diversity.

Office of Public Collaboration Determines Grant Funding for Community Mediation Centers

Office of Public Collaboration. McCormack Graduate School | September 04, 2015

MOPC distributes and administers awards for more than $500K in critical funding statewide.

Center for Social Policy Symposium Showcases Current Research

McCormack Graduate School | August 26, 2015

Attendees at CSP's annual symposium Center shared ideas and experiences relating to the root causes of poverty and family instability.

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