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Six McCormack Grad School Colleagues Honored for Years of Service

McCormack Graduate School | November 21, 2014

Marking anniversaries of ten to fifty years of service, the university honors six McCormack staffers.

New England Women’s Policy Conference Calls on Women to be Warriors for Economic Equality

McCormack Graduate School | November 20, 2014

Four hundred women from six states unite in Boston to take action for policy change

The Conversation Project: Discussing End of Life Care

Megan Staley, Gerontology PhD Program | November 18, 2014

'The Gerontology Speaker Series hosts the director of the Conversation Project.

McCormack Grad Student Attends Geneva Peace Conference

Leigh Murphy | November 17, 2014

International Relations graduate student Huseyin Sari attended the Geneva Peace Conference: Mobilizing Civil Society for Building Peace, on October 24, United Nations Day.

Center for Social Policy to Study Health Impact of Boston’s Living Wage Ordinance

Center for Social Policy | November 12, 2014

Partnering with the Boston Health Commission, CSP researchers will assess current impacts and examine the health consequences of a proposed expansion of the law.

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,