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.