Associate Professor of Political Science Maurice Cunningham says President Obama’s move to craft an alternate immigration plan is a savvy way to maintain the leverage Democrats earned in November’s election.
“Lifelines: Recent Work by Avram Finkelstein,” an exhibit curated by Assistant Professor of American Studies Aaron Lecklider, now open at the UMass Boston Harbor Gallery, is featured in the Globe’s list of interesting events around town this week.
New research shows that over the past decade, the volume of Arctic ice has declined, even during the winter.
In the past decade, Arctic sea ice volumes have declined 36% during autumn and 9% during the winter, according to findings to be published
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Boston preparing for higher seas, more flooding from climate change
By Beth Daley
February 17, 2013
Many properties in Boston may have to waterproof their buildings
Professor of Public Policy and Public Affairs Christian Weller coauthored this article arguing that President Obama’s proposal for a modest increase in the minimum wage would help 21 million workers without hurting businesses.