Associate Professor of Economics Arjun Jayadev co-wrote this blog post arguing that the success of Obamacare will depend on the Obama administration’s other policies, particularly the ongoing discussions with India over intellectual property.
Miren Uriarte, a professor of human services at UMass Boston who has conducted extensive research on the achievement of Latinos and English-language learners, has been appointed to the Boston School Committee, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced Wednesday.
The Chronicle of Higher Education, February 11 2015
With Boston’s surprise choice as the U.S. nominee to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games—based largely on a sales job linked to the state’s wealth of college campuses—visions of transformation already under way at UMass Boston are now burning even brighter.
Andrea Ciarletta, a 2012 inductee into the UMass Boston Athletics Hall of Fame and the Beacons all-time scoring leader in women's hockey, talks about her coaching jobs at Watertown High School and Hood Elementary School.
Chancellor J. Keith Motley will be among the panelists tonight from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Milton High School for a discussion on civil rights issues past and present. The event is entitled “50 Years Later: Why the Struggle for Civil Rights Is Still Relevant.”
Darren Kew, executive director of the Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development, and Eben Weitzman, director of graduate programs in conflict resolution, talk about the interfaith dialogue they are developing between Muslims and Christians.