Craig Murphy, co-director of the Center for Governance and Sustainability, comments on the potential effectiveness of a program pairing poverty scholars run by Academics Stand Against Poverty, an international association that helps scholars and teachers address the major issues in poverty.
Associate Professor of Economics Adugna Lemi says the presumed link between foreign direct investment targeted to the service sector and an overall improvement in the living standard remains inconclusive at best.
Chancellor J. Keith Motley and Provost, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Winston Langley, and Victor Woolridge are pictured with Deval Patrick. The accompanying story talks about the Deval L. Patrick Chair in Social, Political, and Economic Innovation and the Just Imagine campaign.
A committee of UMass trustees has approved a 5 percent hike in the amount undergraduate students from Massachusetts will pay next year, marking the end of a two-year freeze on cost increases. The increases could range from $552 to $580.
Photo of Deval Patrick receiving the chair that symbolizes the Deval L. Patrick Chair in Social, Political, and Economic Innovation. Chancellor J. Keith Motley and Victor Woolridge are also pictured. The caption mentions that UMass Boston has raised half of its $100 million fundraising goal.
Boston College High School and UMass Boston will hold a ceremony on Thursday afternoon to break ground on a shared community baseball complex at BC High. Monan Park will meet Division III standards and serve as the home facility for UMass Boston.