Padraig O’Malley, the John Joseph Moakley Distinguished Professor of Peace and Reconciliation and the founding director of the Forum for Cities in Transition, provided the opening remarks at the 4th International Conference of the Forum for Cities in Transition in Kaduna, Nigeria.
Junior Krista Ledin has been named the Corvias ECAC New England Division III Women's Soccer Player of the Week for the second time this season. The No. 1 Beacons take on No. 5 Eastern Connecticut State University at home Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the Little East Conference tournament semifinals.
UMass Boston Chancellor J. Keith Motley and Boston Foundation President Paul Grogan co-wrote this editorial on the remarkable progress of Success Boston, calling on Mayor-elect Marty Walsh to continue the city’s support for the program.
Saugus Advertiser - Wicked Local, November 05 2013
A 100-page report on the Saugus Department of Public Works by the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management offered a series of recommendations for the town, including hiring more personnel and replacing outdated equipment.
Real Time Economics - The Wall Street Journal Blog, November 04 2013
In a speech Monday at UMass Boston, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren said the Fed will need to maintain its “accommodative” monetary policy for some time while the U.S. economy slowly progresses back toward full employment.