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UMass Boston Professor Delivers a Keynote Paper at a World Congress in Atlanta

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | October 05, 2017

Adenrele Awotona spoke on "Environmental Health, Poverty, and Disaster Risk," examining the public health consequences of disaster risk.

Awotona Delivers Keynote Paper at a Global Social Sciences Conference in Britain

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | August 23, 2017

Professor Adenrele Awotona speaks on global disasters and conference on social sciences and interdisciplinary studies.

McCormack Graduate School Welcomes New Associate Dean

McCormack Graduate School | July 14, 2017

Edozie brings a background as a teacher-scholar and academic administrator to her new role at UMass Boston.

UMass Boston Professor Contributes to Deliberations on Post-War Reconstruction in Iraqi-Kurdistan

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | March 07, 2017

Adenrele Awotona delivered the plenary speech on "Rebuilding Sinjar As If People Mattered."

UMass Boston Professor Publishes Book on Global Disaster Resilience

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | October 27, 2016

The book focuses on a bottom-up approach to disaster risk reduction and the building of community resilience

UMass Boston’s Engagement with Global Disasters 2008-2016

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | May 23, 2016

CRSCAD partners with global organizations to explore and provide original perspectives on local and global disasters.

UMass Boston Lecturer Nominated Twice for the Nobel Peace Prize

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | May 13, 2016

Evelin Lindner was nominated in 2015 and 2016 for her compassionate service and action to bring peace and dignity to all.

UMass Boston Professor Contributes to Landmark Publication on Architecture

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | December 02, 2015

Adenrele Awotona pens a chapter on design for disaster preparation and mitigation.

McCormack Graduate School Produces New Map to Showcase Local and Global Engagement

McCormack Graduate School | August 11, 2015

From New England to New Zealand, check out this map of McCormack's research and service projects.

Conference Examines “The Way Forward” for Afghanistan

Maryalice Gill | July 29, 2015

On Monday, UMass Boston hosted ambassadors, advocates, architects, engineers, planners, and other experts for the 2015 Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters (CRSCAD) conference: “Rebuilding Sustainable Communities in Afghanistan: The Way Forward.”

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Healey Library, 10th floor, Room 1
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125-3393 USA