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Public Affairs Changes Name and Degree to Master of Public Administration

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

McCormack Graduate School changes the name of its award-winning public affairs program to better reflect course content.

New Study Documents Destructive Conflict in Local Communities, Calls for Training and Resources

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

New conflict resolution needs assessment finds destructive public conflict is causing dysfunction and harm in local governments and communities.

McCormack Alumna Helps Define “The Shape of the City”

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

In her role as director of the Boston Indicators Project, Jessica Martin is working to redefine the city of Boston.

EMK Institute Museum Director Joins UMass Boston as Clinical Professor

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

Billie (Bill) DeWalt joins the Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs at the McCormack Graduate School.

Dorchester Residents Enjoy the Richness of OLLI’s Offerings at UMass Boston

McCormack Graduate School | February 13, 2015

Seniors from Dorchester both facilitate and enroll in lifelong learning courses offered by the Gerontology Institute's OLLI Program.

UMass Boston Professor Joins International Election Observation Delegation to Nigeria

McCormack Graduate School | February 12, 2015

Darren Kew will observe the presidential elections to enhance voter confidence and to show solidarity with the people of Nigeria.

Professor Jeffrey Pugh: Conflict Transformation Across Borders

Samantha Flaherty, McCormack Graduate School | February 11, 2015

New McCormack Grad School professor brings innovative summer program in Ecuador to UMass Boston students.

UMass Boston Rated in Nation’s Top 30 Innovative Public Service Schools

McCormack Graduate School | February 11, 2015

Student to faculty-ratios, innovative academic programs, and quality internships and career services helped McCormack Grad School propel UMass Boston to the top 30 on the list.

McCormack Prof Criticizes New Report on Parent Organizing in Schools

McCormack Graduate School | February 06, 2015

Warren reviewed the recent American Enterprise Institute report, Turning lightning into electricity: Organizing parents for education reform.

Cambridge Scholars Publishing Showcases CRSCAD Series as Feature Books

McCormack Graduate School | January 21, 2015

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters book series selected for inaugural feature in publisher's advertising campaign.