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“Just Imagine” Campaign Features McCormack PhD Student

McCormack Graduate School | June 19, 2015

Public Policy student Tanya Stepasiuk is one of five "Faces of UMass Boston" for new fundraising campaign.

Gastón Institute Gathers Broad Coalition to Discuss Latino Challenges, Opportunities

Zach Herman | June 18, 2015

The 2015 Regional Meeting, which returned to Boston this summer, drew more than 100 people and representatives of 45 government and civic organizations.

McCormack Team Presents Research at ACUNS Conference in The Hague

Gabriela Bueno and Natalia Escobar-Pemberthy | June 17, 2015

Academics and practitioners get together to provide new elements to the process of policy-making within the United Nations

Center for Social Policy Welcomes New Werby Interns

Center for Social Policy | June 17, 2015

Elizabeth Moniz and Sylvia Singleton will research school preparedness and family self-sufficiency.

Conference Focuses on Planning Safe and Mobile Future for Massachusetts’ Older Drivers

McCormack Graduate School | June 17, 2015

The Gerontology Institute hosted the Older Driver Safety Summit, aimed to create a five-year plan to reduce crashes and safe mobility for older drivers in Massachusetts.

UMass Boston and Brazil’s Universidade Tiradentes Launch the Tiradentes Institute at UMass Boston

Office of Communications | June 12, 2015

The Tiradentes Institute at UMass Boston has launched at the University of Massachusetts Boston.

Gerontology Prof Edward Miller Promoted to Full Professor

McCormack Graduate School | June 09, 2015

McCormack Grad School congratulates Professor Miller for his scholarship, teaching, and service achievements.

UMass Boston to Host July Conference on Rebuilding Afghanistan

John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | June 08, 2015

CRSCAD to host international conference “Rebuilding Sustainable Communities in Afghanistan: The Way Forward" on July 27.

UMass Boston Honors Deval Patrick, Introduces Just Imagine Campaign at Golden Gala

Anna Pinkert | June 05, 2015

On June 4, more than 500 guests gathered at the Seaport World Trade Center to celebrate UMass Boston’s Golden Gala.

McCormack Salutes More than 150 New Graduates

McCormack Graduate School | June 04, 2015

We honor this year’s awardees and McCormack’s entire graduating class of 2015