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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,

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