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UMass Boston Economist: Paid Leave Proposal Would Expand Access for Mass. Workers

Office of Communications | May 19, 2016

UMass Boston Analysis Shows Bill Would Level Playing Field for Women, Minorities in Workplace

UMass Boston Launches Fellowship Program to Advance Women’s Public Leadership

Office of Communications | May 04, 2016

The Fellowship Program for Distinguished Public Service Leaders to Preserve Legacies, Nurture Next Generation

N.H. Governor Hassan in Wood Lecture: ‘In Democracy, Everyone Counts’

Colleen Locke | April 14, 2016

New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan visited campus Wednesday to deliver the McCormack Graduate School’s annual Robert C. Wood Lecture of Public and Urban Affairs.

CWPPP’s 20th Anniversary Celebrates Women’s Leadership

The Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | December 18, 2015

Nearly 275 supporters joined the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy at UMass Boston to celebrate its 20 years of achievement in advancing women’s public leadership

GLPP Alumna Advances Diversity and Equality in the Private Sector

Summer Ordaz and Muna Killingback | December 18, 2015

Janine Ting Jansen works to make equity and diversity a reality.

UMass Boston Hosts Roundtable on Wage Equality Best Practices

Colleen Locke | November 03, 2015

State Treasurer Deb Goldberg, the Massachusetts Office of Economic Empowerment, and the Advisory Committee on Wage Equality hosted a panel discussion on Tuesday at UMass Boston designed to get input from thought leaders and the business community on best practices to close the wage gap.

Ann Bookman Looking Ahead as Center for Women in Politics Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Zach Herman | October 28, 2015

Director Says UMass Boston Center Focused on 'Giving Women the Tools They Need' to be Leaders

Public Leadership of Women of Color Documented for First Time Ever in Massachusetts

The Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | September 28, 2015

Guide Features 94 Women of Color Elected in the Commonwealth

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.

UMass Boston Research Shows Stark Gender Wage Gap

Office of Communications | July 30, 2015

New research done by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy at UMass Boston indicates that the wage gap between women and men is particularly stark for women working in lower income occupations, with Hispanic women experiencing the largest pay inequities.

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