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UMass Boston Professor Maria Ivanova Named Andrew Carnegie Fellow

Office of Communications | April 22, 2015

Associate Professor of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance Maria Ivanova is one of 32 recipients, out of 301 nominees, to receive a $200,000 grant as part of the inaugural class of Andrew Carnegie Fellows supported by Carnegie Corporation of New York.

“Hero of the Planet” Peter Raven Delivers Stark Sustainability Message at UMass Boston

Zach Herman | March 24, 2015

Earth is suffering because first-world nations have failed to control their consumption, Raven told a large crowd Tuesday in the Lipke Auditorium.

UMass Boston Wins Role as Team Partner in Global Resilience Challenge

Center for Governance and Sustainability | February 24, 2015

Rockefeller Foundation and USAID choose Center for Governance and Sustainability to research solutions to climate change.

McCormack PhD Student Receives Prestigious Research Fellowship for Work on Climate Change Adaptation

Center for Governance and Sustainability | February 19, 2015

Ethiopian student will bring new academic insights about how policy and practice communities interact across various levels of governance.

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.

UMass Boston Research Team Assesses Implementation of Global Environmental Treaties

Gabriela Bueno and Barbara Graceffa, McCormack Graduate School | January 07, 2015

McCormack Grad School faculty and doctoral student evaluate global treaties' implementation.

Ethiopian Grad Student Works to Decrease Hazardous Mercury Levels in Africa

McCormack Graduate School | December 15, 2014

Wondwossen S. Wondemagegnehu is working to protect human health and the environment from the adverse effects of mercury.

UMass Boston Student Attends UN Climate Summit with Her Faculty Mentor

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | October 16, 2014

Natalia Escobar-Pemberthy had the educational opportunity of a lifetime.

UMass Boston Announces Speaker Lineup for Coasts and Communities Seminar Series

Office of Communications | September 19, 2014

Richard Boone, one of three distinguished speakers invited by the School for the Environment and the Coasts and Communities IGERT program, kicks off the series on September 24, 2014.

UMass Boston’s Center for Governance and Sustainability to Evaluate Environmental Conventions

Moriah Roache, McCormack Graduate School | August 21, 2014

McCormack Graduate School center earns research grant to evaluate the implementation of global environmental treaties

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