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Marty Meehan Meets with UMass Boston Students to Launch UMass Presidency

Office of Communications | July 06, 2015

New UMass President Marty Meehan officially launched his presidency Wednesday morning, holding a roundtable discussion with UMass Boston students in the Integrated Sciences Complex.

UMass Boston Professors and Staff Member Honored for Mentoring Graduate Students

James G. Mortenson | June 23, 2015

Awards are named after Joan H. Liem in honor of her 40-plus years of mentoring at UMass Boston.

Alumna Aids Domestic Violence Survivors

Moriah Cummings, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | June 22, 2015

Krystal Rohloff discusses her work in the attorney general's office

Gender, Leadership and Public Policy 2015 Graduates Are “Agents of Change”

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | June 19, 2015

Celebrating the achievements of the 21 women who completed the Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy graduate certificate program.

“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.