CIOCS News and Events

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.

McCormack Grad School Ties to Boston’s Top Thought Leaders

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies. | May 06, 2014

Boston Magazine’s The Power of Ideas issue reveals leaders with McCormack ties.

McCormack RAP Session Showcases Research, Advocacy and Policy Projects

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | March 28, 2014

Poster display representing the collaborative work of 36 McCormack Graduate School faculty and graduate students

McCormack Graduate School Assembles Impressive Leadership Council to Help Shape Its Future

Moriah Roache, McCormack Graduate School | March 25, 2014

Our new Leadership Council is a group of civically minded thought leaders who understand and value the mission of the graduate school.

Developing a National Ocean Policy: Lessons in the Art of Government

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | December 06, 2013

Former director of the National Ocean Council tries to reconcile conflicting perspectives among Congress, marine interests, states, and others.

Walking the Talk, McCormack Grad School Holiday Service Project Helps Homeless

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | December 03, 2013

McCormack faculty, staff, students and alums seek gift donations for Homes for Families and Project Hope.

$3 Million IGERT Grant Will Fund Coasts and Communities Fellowships

Anna Pinkert | August 27, 2013

A $3.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation will fund fellowships in global environmental research.

McCormack Community Gathers to Understand, Imagine, and Create its Future

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | June 10, 2013

UMass Boston's policy and global studies college undertakes organizational development exercise to find its "special sauce."

UMass Boston Ocean Experts Urge Priority Action on Coastal Protection

Office of Communications | June 07, 2013

UMass Boston's Collaborative Institute for Oceans, Climate, and Security has released a white paper with recommendations to deal with the effects of global climate change on the world’s oceans and human and national security.

Trustees Approve New School for the Environment at UMass Boston

Office of Communications | March 01, 2013

The University of Massachusetts Boston today took a major step toward becoming a global leader in environmental research, education, and outreach, with the UMass Board of Trustees’s approval of a new School for the Environment.

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