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UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School, WBUR, Boston Globe to Host Ballot Debate on Charter School

Office of Communications | September 09, 2016

UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, WBUR, and The Boston Globe will host a debate Tuesday on whether voters should agree to raise the cap on the number of charter schools in Massachusetts.

Magazine Honors UMass Boston for Focus on Diversity, Inclusion

Office of Communications | September 02, 2016

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has given UMass Boston a Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.

UMass Boston “Best in the Northeast” for Second Straight Year

Office of Communications | August 31, 2016

The University of Massachusetts Boston is one of the featured schools on The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Northeast” list for 2017.

New Public Administration Offerings Debut This Fall at McCormack Graduate School

McCormack Graduate School | August 30, 2016

College launches a new master’s degree in global comparative public administration and adds two new tracks to its traditional MPA.

UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School, WBUR, Boston Globe to Host Election Ballot Debates

Office of Communications | August 30, 2016

UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, WBUR radio, and The Boston Globe will host a series of live weekly debates exploring in depth the four statewide ballot questions to be decided by Massachusetts voters in the November 8 election.

McCormack Center Receives Grant to Continue Free Pension Counseling Services

Pension Action Center | August 26, 2016

The Pension Action Center will continue helping Illinois residents to find lost pensions thanks to a fifth year of funding.

Visiting Scholar to Examine Use of Social Media in Presidential Election

Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs | August 17, 2016

Professor Eunyi Kim from Incheon National University in South Korea joins the McCormack School as a visiting professor.

Global Environmental Politics Expert Joins McCormack Faculty

Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance | August 17, 2016

Professor Stacy VanDeveer will serve as the graduate programs director of the PhD Program in Global Governance and Human Security.

Gerontology Alumna Chosen to Lead a National Emerging Scholars Program

Department of Gerontology | August 12, 2016

Kristen Porter, PhD will lead the Emerging Scholars and Professional Organization for the Gerontological Society of America.

Questions to Help Your Team Work Better Together

Eben Weitzman | July 28, 2016

What can you do to prepare a new group to work well together or help a group in disarray pivot and get back on track? Here are five questions you can ask to help get everyone rowing in the right direction.