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Courses in Global Post-Disaster Studies Serve Wide Range of Students

John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | June 03, 2015

Students in the new master’s degree program in urban planning and community development can enroll in three of CRSCAD’s courses.

McCormack Graduate School Welcomes New Dean This Summer

McCormack Graduate School | May 20, 2015

Former Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection David Cash, PhD joins UMass Boston on July 27.

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.

Cambridge Scholars Publishing Showcases CRSCAD Series as Feature Books

McCormack Graduate School | January 21, 2015

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters book series selected for inaugural feature in publisher's advertising campaign.

Post-Disaster Reconstruction Expert Delivers Major Papers at International Symposia in S. America

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters | December 01, 2014

McCormack Grad School's Adenrele Awotona presents his research in Chile and Colombia.

UMass Boston Professor Co-Chairs International Conference in Switzerland on Disaster Risk Management

Barbara Graceffa | September 05, 2014

Held in Davos, Switzerland, the fifth annual conference focused on the theme of "Integrative Risk Management: The Role of Science, Technology, and Practice."

UMass Boston Prof Edits New Book on Disasters in China and Japan

Barbara Graceffa | June 13, 2014

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters director Awotona publishes book on UMass Boston conference proceedings

UMass Boston’s Conference on Disaster Management Highlights Haiti

Barbara Graceffa | May 12, 2014

A panelist at the Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters conference says in Haiti, “risk is hyper-localized and deeply personal.”

UN Disaster Chief Opens UMass Boston Conference on Disaster Preparedness and Response

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | May 09, 2014

Elina Palm speaks on “Disaster Risk Reduction, Development and Post-Hyogo Framework for Action”

UMass Boston Hosts International Conference on Disaster Preparedness and Response

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies | May 09, 2014

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters event features keynote speakers and panelists from across the globe.

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