In the Media

Aquinnah Voters Argue the Night Away ›

Vineyard Gazette | May 11, 2017
Voters at Aquinnah Town Meeting approved an updated pay scale for town employees, as proposed by the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, part of the McCormack Graduate School.

Worries aired on possible school closings, reconfiguration in Quabbin district ›

Telegram & Gazette | May 11, 2017
Monica R. Lamboy of the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, in the McCormack Graduate School, moderated a discussion Wednesday about the future of Quabbin Regional High School, which is facing reorganization amid enrollment and budget issues.

Quabbin schools struggling with declining enrollment, rising costs ›

Telegram & Gazette | April 14, 2017
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will provide a slate of consolidation and school reconfiguration options to the Quabbin Regional School Committee and Consolidation Task Force on April 27.

Quabbin schools reconfiguration still in works ›

Telegram & Gazette | April 08, 2017
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will provide a slate of consolidation and school reconfiguration options to the Quabbin Regional School Committee and Consolidation Task Force on April 27.

Leaders want joint HR chief as Lee, Lenox explore shared services relationship ›

The Berkshire Eagle | March 21, 2017
The salary of a human resources director for the towns of Lee and Lenox will be set after a report on statewide pay scales from the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management.

Revised Fall River charter changes move toward responsibility over power ›

The Herald News | March 17, 2017
Fall River's Charter Commission hired the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management to lead 25 commission meetings and do hundreds of hours of research and work.

Chicopee study to examine joining departments ›

The Republican | March 17, 2017
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will study a long-discussed proposal to join some city and school departments in Chicopee.

Steep student decline in Adams-Cheshire Regional’s population demands change ›

The Berkshire Eagle | March 06, 2017
The Adams-Cheshire Regional School District has delayed a vote on a proposal to close one of its two elementary schools. The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, based in the McCormack Graduate School, is advising the district on how to cut costs.

Chicopee to study DPW salaries after losing employees ›

The Republican | March 06, 2017
The City of Chicopee plans to hire the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, part of the McCormack Graduate School, to do a salary study so it can set a new wage scale for Department of Public Works employees.

Adams-Cheshire School Committee puts off voting on which school to close ›

The Berkshire Eagle | March 03, 2017
The Adams-Cheshire Regional School District has delayed a vote on a proposal to close one of its two elementary schools. The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, based in the McCormack Graduate School, is advising the district on how to cut costs.

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