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UMass Boston Report Provides Timely Cost Estimates on Paid Leave Ballot Question

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | December 14, 2017

A new report released by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy provides voters with clear estimates on the proposed paid leave program’s costs and coverage.

Gender, Leadership & Public Policy Alumna to be First African-American on City Council

Muna Killingback, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | December 07, 2017

McCormack Graduate School alumna Leslie Stevenson wins a seat on Norwood, OH city council, the first African American elected to that position.

Path-breaking Book on Gender and Multicultural Leadership Earns Carol Hardy-Fanta Career Book Award

McCormack Graduate School | September 08, 2017

McCormack senior fellow earns award for her latest book, Contest Transformation: Race, Gender, and Political Leadership in the 21st Century

UMass Boston Researchers Release Study on Gender Pay Equity

Office of Communications | September 08, 2017

The report, Gaining Ground on Equal Pay: Empowering Boston’s Women Through Salary Negotiation Workshops, is based on in-depth interviews with some of the nearly 1,800 women who attended the first year of the AAUW Work Smart in Boston workshop program.

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’s Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy Awarded $100K Grant

Office of Communications | June 08, 2017

Research Institute Receives Grant from Cummings Foundation to Fund Nonprofit Internships for GLPP Students

Six-Term Senator Pat McGovern Calls for More Women to Run for Public Office

Muna Killingback | December 15, 2016

The Honorable Patricia McGovern discusses her career in public service, battles against sexism, and women’s leadership.

Report: Many Women in New England Face Economic Insecurity, Not Recovery

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | November 22, 2016

Wage Inequality Persists Across Region, Despite Uptick in Earnings

Senator Warren to Join Constituents at Women’s Policy Conference Friday

Office of Communications | November 17, 2016

Senator Elizabeth Warren will take the stage at the New England Women’s Policy Conference on Friday at 2:30 p.m. in UMass Boston's Campus Center Ballroom, speaking to students, academics, activists and women leaders less than two weeks after the election.

CWPPP Research: Only 1 in 4 Massachusetts Legislators are Women

Office of Communications | November 14, 2016

Election results show stalled progress toward political parity in the Bay State

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