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John W. McCormack Reinvented Himself and National Social Policies

McCormack Graduate School | November 07, 2014

Professor Garrison Nelson delivers the annual Robert C. Wood Lecture on Public and Urban Affairs, a biography of our college namesake.

Doctoral Students Collaborate on Research Project with Boston Youth Justice Partners

McCormack Graduate School | November 05, 2014

Public Policy practicum course offers students real-world research experience and practical insights into the community in which they live.

New England Women Mobilize for Policy Change

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | November 05, 2014

Policy conference will unite public, private, and nonprofit leaders to shape policies that promote economic security for women and families.

Deputy Asst. Secretary of State Speaks on His Past and World’s Future at UMass Boston

McCormack Graduate School | November 04, 2014

Jerry White, Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations, delivers keynote address at conflict resolution conference.

UMass Boston Gerontology Students Raise Funds for Alzheimer’s Association

McCormack Graduate School | November 03, 2014

McCormack and CPCS students walked to raise over $2400 for a great cause,

UMass Boston Well Represented at National Gerontology Conference

McCormack Graduate School | October 31, 2014

Thirty-five faculty, students, and alumni present their research at the Gerontological Society of America annual meeting.

UMass Boston Community Mourns Mayor Thomas Menino

Chancellor J. Keith Motley | October 30, 2014

The University of Massachusetts Boston community was saddened to learn of the passing of our beloved mayor and alumnus Thomas Menino (Class of ’88). On their behalf, I extend my condolences to Angela, Susan, Thomas Jr., and the rest of the Menino family. Our thoughts and prayers are with them.

Medeiros Promoted to Pension Action Center Director

McCormack Graduate School | October 29, 2014

McCormack Graduate School annouces Jeanne Medeiros’ new role at Gerontology Institute

UMass Boston Hosts Global Peace Conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland

McCormack Graduate School | October 29, 2014

McCormack Graduate School’s Padraig O’Malley leads the annual Forum for Cities in Transition.

UMass Boston Gerontology Student Earns National Award

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | October 21, 2014

Elizabeth Chen earns the Person-in-Training Award from the Gerontological Society of America.