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McCormack Graduate School Welcomes New Associate Dean

McCormack Graduate School | July 14, 2017

Edozie brings a background as a teacher-scholar and academic administrator to her new role at UMass Boston.

McCormack Grad School Cohosts Live Conversations with Mayoral Candidates Marty Walsh, Tito Jackson

Office of Communications | July 12, 2017

The McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at UMass Boston has teamed up with WBUR, the Boston Globe, NBC Boston, NECN, and Telemundo Boston to jointly host live conversations with Boston mayoral candidates this summer.

UMass Boston Experts Analyze Early Days of Trump Foreign Policy

Zach Herman | February 13, 2017

Four of UMass Boston’s faculty experts analyzed the early days of Trump’s foreign policy at a Tuesday roundtable co-sponsored by McCormack Graduate School and the College of Liberal Arts. The event followed last week’s domestic policy discussion.

UMass Boston Faculty Experts Hold Roundtable on President Trump’s Domestic Policy Agenda

Colleen Locke | February 02, 2017

On Wednesday, UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School and College of Liberal Arts hosted the first of two roundtables looking at the implications of a Donald Trump presidency.

UMass Boston Recognized on U.S. News 2017 List of Best Online Programs

Zach Herman | January 10, 2017

Leader in educational rankings highlights UMass Boston in three categories: Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, Best Online Business Programs, and Best Online Education Programs

Six-Term Senator Pat McGovern Calls for More Women to Run for Public Office

Muna Killingback | December 15, 2016

The Honorable Patricia McGovern discusses her career in public service, battles against sexism, and women’s leadership.

First Recipient of UMass Boston Mayor’s Fellowship Working on Research, Data, Policy

Colleen Locke | December 13, 2016

Jason Ewas ’16, the first recipient of the Mayor’s Office – UMass Boston Policy Research Fellowship, has been working for the Walsh Administration for the last six months, researching worker cooperatives and creating a dashboard to better keep track of the city’s boards and commissions.

UMass Boston Scholar Pens First-of-Its-Kind Study on Race, Gender and Political Leadership

McCormack Graduate School | November 22, 2016

Carol Hardy-Fanta is the is the lead author of Contested Transformation: Race, Gender, and Political Leadership in 21st Century America.

Senator Warren to Join Constituents at Women’s Policy Conference Friday

Office of Communications | November 17, 2016

Senator Elizabeth Warren will take the stage at the New England Women’s Policy Conference on Friday at 2:30 p.m. in UMass Boston's Campus Center Ballroom, speaking to students, academics, activists and women leaders less than two weeks after the election.

McCormack Scholar Ranks Municipal Websites Worldwide

McCormack Graduate School | November 16, 2016

Rutgers-UMass Boston Global E-Governance Survey highlights innovative practices on international municipal websites.