Laura Hayman, associate dean of research for the College of Nursing and Health Sciences and the associate vice provost for research, was interviewed about a CDC report on adult health behaviors such as alcohol use and smoking.
Associate Professor of Political Science Maurice Cunningham talks to NECN about the motives—political and otherwise—behind Lt. Gov. Tim Murray’s decision to leave Beacon Hill for a job leading the Worcester Chamber of Commerce.
Article on how the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management told Hudson selectmen that it could take between 90 and 120 days to search for a replacement for the retiring executive assistant.
The five students who sit on the UMass Board of Trustees, including UMass Boston student Alexis Marvel, have issued a statement calling on the Massachusetts Senate to provide enough money in its fiscal 2014 budget to allow the university system to freeze fees and tuition for next year.
The town of Maynard commissioned the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management to conduct a study on the impact of a proposed large-scale shopping and residential complex. The Collins Center determined the development would greatly increase traffic congestion in town.
The Institute for Asian American Studies at UMass Boston reports a 76 percent increase in the number of Indian heritage residents in Massachusetts from 2000 to 2010. The jump is especially noticeable in communities such as Shrewsbury, where nearly 9 percent of residents have Indian roots.