The name of City Councilor John R. Connolly dominates many political discussions these days in Bellevue Hill, a West Roxbury enclave of colonial homes and moss-covered stone walls where more people have voted in the last three mayoral elections than
UMass Boston has appointed Ann Bookman, a leading researcher and social policy expert on women’s issues, work-family balance, and community engagement, director of the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy.
Floyd Fowler, a senior research fellow in UMass Boston’s Center for Survey Research, talks about his study on the level of shared decision-making among adult patients who had discussed medical tests, medications, and procedures with their doctors.
Jonathan Cooper-Weile, a lecturer in philosophy, authored this letter to the editor on a Boston middle school principal extensively plagiarized a Forbes magazine column on leadership in her first memo.
The Reporter offers more details on the new University Place apartment complex planned for a site adjacent to UMass Boston’s Bayside property. Construction on the apartments is expected to begin in October and last about 18 months.
The Edward J. Collins Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston has selected the town of Ashland to be the latest participant in the center's Municipal Performance Management Program, which helps cities and towns analyze the work of their departments.
UMass Boston professor Paul Watanabe appeared on NECN to discuss Massachusetts senators Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey. Watanabe believes that Massachusetts' clout in the political arena has been "significantly reduced" since the two newly elected senators took office, but that their expertise on particular issues trumps their lack of seniority.