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UMass Boston Research Assistant Plans Local World AIDS Day Event

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | December 05, 2014

Julia Tripp designed the local event, invited roundtable participants, raised funds, and auditioned actors for the play she wrote.

Center for Social Policy Co-Hosts Conference on Poverty in Massachusetts

Marija Bingulac, Center for Social Policy | December 05, 2014

The symposium examined current economic trends, causes of poverty and inequality, and strategies that have helped millions of poor people.

UMass Boston Classmates Earn Diversity and Inclusion Award for Setting Up Rwanda Children’s Library

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | December 04, 2014

International relations students Parfait Gasana and Wade Cedar won a 2014 DANDI award on December 1.

Panel on Public Officials’ Compensation Presents Report to Public, Legislature, and Governor

McCormack Graduate School | December 04, 2014

Commission recommends numerous reforms, salary increases for constitutional officers and legislative leaders

Post-Disaster Reconstruction Expert Delivers Major Papers at International Symposia in S. America

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | December 01, 2014

McCormack Grad School's Adenrele Awotona presents his research in Chile and Colombia.

UMass Boston’s International Peace Conference Releases List of Four Dozen Pledges

McCormack Graduate School | November 26, 2014

Moakley Chair for Peace and Reconciliation Padraig O'Malley announces post-conference pledges from divided cities.

UMass Boston Alumna: Emerging Leader, Lifelong Learner, Volunteer Extraordinaire

McCormack Graduate School | November 26, 2014

Meet Nulise François and discover how she has put her UMass Boston degrees and graduate certificates to good work.

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.