In the Media

Chicopee Primary Election Will Reduce the Slate of Ward 1 School Committee Candidates ›

The Republican | September 16, 2017
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management is studying the feasibility of combining departments in Chicopee.

Arrigo and Rizzo clash over police in Revere ›

The Daily Item | September 08, 2017
A report authored by the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management was critical of police management in Revere, recommending, among other things, that the rule to require the chief of police come from the ranks be repealed.

Southampton posts town administrator job, eyes hire by year’s end ›

Daily Hampshire Gazette | August 02, 2017
The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, based in the McCormack Graduate School, has been working with the town of Southampton in its search for a permanent town administrator.

Chicopee schools in deficit, asking for influx of $1.25 million ›

The Republican | May 31, 2017
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management has been commissioned to do a study on consolidating school and city resources in Chicopee.

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.

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