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McCormack’s Professor Morel Visits White House to Discuss Dominican Affairs

Kelley LaMan, McCormack Graduate School | April 02, 2015

Domingo Morel joined over 200 leaders to to discuss immigration, education, trade, and workforce development.

TIME Top Influencer Ai-jen Poo: “We Need to Have a Plan” for Long-Term Care

Colleen Locke | April 01, 2015

Ai-jen Poo Is a Leading Thinker on How to Address Coming “Elder Boom”

McCormack Prof Earns Prestigious DuBois Fellowship to Study the Education of Young Men of Color

McCormack Graduate School | March 31, 2015

Kudos to Public Policy Professor Mark Warren who will study the school-to-prison pipeline.

Edward M. Kennedy Institute Welcomes President Barack Obama to Campus March 30

Office of Communications | March 26, 2015

President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and Vice President Joe Biden will attend a dedication ceremony on Monday, March 30 for the new Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, located on the University of Massachusetts Boston campus.

UMass Boston’s Darren Kew in Nigeria as Presidential Election Observer

Colleen Locke | March 25, 2015

Darren Kew, executive director of the Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development, is in Nigeria this week to monitor the March 28 presidential election.

“Hero of the Planet” Peter Raven Delivers Stark Sustainability Message at UMass Boston

Zach Herman | March 24, 2015

Earth is suffering because first-world nations have failed to control their consumption, Raven told a large crowd Tuesday in the Lipke Auditorium.

Gerontology Institute’s Newest Healthy Aging Report Shows Education, Income Affect Health

Colleen Locke | March 20, 2015

On Wednesday, the Tufts Health Plan Foundation released the second part of the Gerontology Institute-produced Massachusetts Healthy Aging Data Report.

UMass Boston Study Documents Destructive Conflict in Local Communities

McCormack Graduate School | March 20, 2015

MA Office of Public Collaboration study concludes that more training and resources are needed.

Gerontology Students and Faculty Awarded Funding from Office of Global Programs

Gerontology | March 12, 2015

Three Gerontology projects have been awarded funding by the Office of Global Programs at UMass Boston

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.