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Public Affairs Changes Name and Degree to Master of Public Administration

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

McCormack Graduate School changes the name of its award-winning public affairs program to better reflect course content.

McCormack Alumna Helps Define “The Shape of the City”

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

In her role as director of the Boston Indicators Project, Jessica Martin is working to redefine the city of Boston.

EMK Institute Museum Director Joins UMass Boston as Clinical Professor

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

Billie (Bill) DeWalt joins the Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs at the McCormack Graduate School.

UMass Boston Rated in Nation’s Top 30 Innovative Public Service Schools

McCormack Graduate School | February 11, 2015

Student to faculty-ratios, innovative academic programs, and quality internships and career services helped McCormack Grad School propel UMass Boston to the top 30 on the list.

McCormack Prof Criticizes New Report on Parent Organizing in Schools

McCormack Graduate School | February 06, 2015

Warren reviewed the recent American Enterprise Institute report, Turning lightning into electricity: Organizing parents for education reform.

UMass Boston Policy Professor Calls for an Educational Justice Movement

McCormack Graduate School | January 14, 2015

Mark R. Warren calls the need for educational justice the civil rights issue of today.

MA Office of Public Collaboration Joins the McCormack Grad School

McCormack Graduate School | January 13, 2015

Dean Ira A. Jackson welcomes MOPC as its newest center at the McCormack Graduate School.

Collins Center Develops Toolkit to Improve Public Management

McCormack Graduate School | January 02, 2015

This online tool helps managers determine goals, actions, and measures to ensure efficient government.

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 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.