New U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy delivers a speech at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Mass., Tuesday, July 30, 2013. During her speech, the first as the head of the EPA, McCarthy told an audience that curbing clim
Residents met on Tuesday to discuss the town's adult and senior recreation programs with Monica Lamboy, a consultant from the Edward J. Collins Jr. Center for Public Management at the University of Massachusetts.
Attendance was sparse, but the id
Political Science Chair Paul Watanabe will host a mayoral forum at the Dorchester Board of Trade on September 18 and UMass Boston will host a forum on September 19, just days before the preliminary election.
Professor of Public Policy Christian Weller talks to CNBC about how Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will handle the final months of his tenure. President Obama is currently narrowing his list of candidates for Bernanke’s successor.
Associate Professor of Political Science Erin O’Brien says endorsements from neighborhood power brokers—such as East Boston Representative Carlo Basile’s backing of mayoral candidate John Connolly—can make a big difference in the tightly contested race.
UMass Boston’s WUMB-FM Radio and Berklee College of Music have teamed up to host a series of concerts at Carson Beach in August. The series will begin Saturday at 2 p.m. with a performance from Joe’s Truck Stop.