Associate Professor of Political Science Paul Watanabe, who is also chairman of a Census Bureau advisory committee, says Massachusetts is showing healthy population growth because the aging of its population is balanced by an influx of new immigrants to the state.
Professor of Public Policy and Public Affairs Christian Weller appeared on CNBC's morning show "Squawk Box" to discuss a proposal by Senate Democrats to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.
The portrait of Krystle Campbell commissioned for UMass Boston by Trustee Richard Campbell is mentioned in this summary of what Boston-area residents and organizations are doing to mark the tragedy of the Marathon bombings.
Associate Professor of Political Science Maurice Cunningham says the recent wave of resignations by city officials -- including Transportation Commissioner Thomas Tinlin -- is not surprising during the transition from Mayor Thomas Menino to successor Marty Walsh.
The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management did not have the acting town manager in Cohasset, Michael Milanoski, as a finalist for the town manager there, but they did put him forth as a finalist for the same position in Carver.
A panel of MSNBC political experts discuss the new study from UMass Boston professors Erin O'Brien and Keith Bentele on the trend toward more restrictive voter ID laws in states with high minority voter turnout.
Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences Anahid Kulwicki, who was raised in the majority Armenian city of Anjar in Lebanon, is interviewed by the United States' first English-language weekly newspaper focused on Armenian issues.