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Economists Call for Greater Investment in Paid Caregivers at CWPPP Forum at State House

Muna Killingback, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | April 13, 2015

Leading economists and policy experts called for increased investment in the tens of thousands of mostly women eldercare and childcare workers at a forum organized by CWPPP at the State House on April 6, speaking to a standing room only, panelist argue that workers are undervalued and underpaid

McCormack Alumna Helps Define “The Shape of the City”

McCormack Graduate School | February 18, 2015

In her role as director of the Boston Indicators Project, Jessica Martin is working to redefine the city of Boston.

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.

MA Office of Public Collaboration Joins the McCormack Grad School

McCormack Graduate School | January 13, 2015

Dean Ira A. Jackson welcomes MOPC as its newest center at the McCormack Graduate School.

New England Women’s Policy Conference Calls on Women to be Warriors for Economic Equality

McCormack Graduate School | November 20, 2014

Four hundred women from six states unite in Boston to take action for policy change

John W. McCormack Reinvented Himself and National Social Policies

McCormack Graduate School | November 07, 2014

Professor Garrison Nelson delivers the annual Robert C. Wood Lecture on Public and Urban Affairs, a biography of our college namesake.

New England Women Mobilize for Policy Change

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | November 05, 2014

Policy conference will unite public, private, and nonprofit leaders to shape policies that promote economic security for women and families.

LatinasRepresent Boston Inspires Potential Candidates

Muna Killingback, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | October 01, 2014

UMass Boston co-hosts impactful conference to help propel Latinas into political and appointed offices.

Alumna Leads Effort to Give Massachusetts Home Health Aides a Raise

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | August 01, 2014

McCormack Graduate School alumna Lisa Gurgone (WPPP '08) successfully advocates to raise the wages of home care workers.

Center for Women in Politics Hosts Conference to Advance the Public Leadership of Latina Women

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy | July 31, 2014

McCormack Graduate School conference to focus on recruiting, promoting, mentoring, and strategizing for success.

Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy

Healey Library, 10th Floor, Room 12
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125 USA