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  1. UMass Boston’s Paid Leave Analysis Demonstrates Costs, Benefits to Workers
    A policy brief released by McCormack Graduate School’s Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy demonstrates the equalizing effects and affordability of a paid family and medical leave program as Massachusetts becomes the sixth state in the country to have such a program.
  2. UMass Boston Researchers Release Study on Gender Pay Equity
    The report, Gaining Ground on Equal Pay: Empowering Boston’s Women Through Salary Negotiation Workshops, is based on in-depth interviews with some of the nearly 1,800 women who attended the first year of the AAUW Work Smart in Boston workshop program.
  3. Achieving Equal Pay: The New Law for Employers, Employees, and Job Seekers
    Winning Equal Pay: The New Massachusetts Equal Pay Law and Your Improved Rights as a Job Seeker and Employee
  4. Six-Term Senator Pat McGovern Calls for More Women to Run for Public Office
    The Honorable Patricia McGovern discusses her career in public service, battles against sexism, and women’s leadership.
  5. Senator Warren to Join Constituents at Women’s Policy Conference Friday
    Senator Elizabeth Warren will take the stage at the New England Women’s Policy Conference on Friday at 2:30 p.m. in UMass Boston's Campus Center Ballroom, speaking to students, academics, activists and women leaders less than two weeks after the election.
  6. CWPPP Research: Only 1 in 4 Massachusetts Legislators are Women
    Election results show stalled progress toward political parity in the Bay State
  7. A Woman President? Lessons From History’s Longest Campaign
    Ellen Fitzpatrick, professor of history at the University of New Hampshire and the author of The Highest Glass Ceiling: Women's Quest for the American Presidency, will be at UMass Boston on November 3
  8. UMass Boston Economist: Paid Leave Proposal Would Expand Access for Mass. Workers
    UMass Boston Analysis Shows Bill Would Level Playing Field for Women, Minorities in Workplace
  9. UMass Boston Launches Fellowship Program to Advance Women’s Public Leadership
    The Fellowship Program for Distinguished Public Service Leaders to Preserve Legacies, Nurture Next Generation
  10. New England Women’s Policy Conference
    Join the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy for the second biennial event focusing on economic security for women and their families.
  11. The CWPPP’s Leap Year Get Together Networking Event!
    Come and network with current and prospective students, alumnae and friends!
  12. UMass Boston Hosts Roundtable on Wage Equality Best Practices
    State Treasurer Deb Goldberg, the Massachusetts Office of Economic Empowerment, and the Advisory Committee on Wage Equality hosted a panel discussion on Tuesday at UMass Boston designed to get input from thought leaders and the business community on best practices to close the wage gap.
  13. Ann Bookman Looking Ahead as Center for Women in Politics Celebrates 20th Anniversary
    Director Says UMass Boston Center Focused on 'Giving Women the Tools They Need' to be Leaders
  14. Info Session: NEW Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy MPA
    The McCormack Graduate School for Policy and Global Studies is now offering two options for studying gender and policy.
  15. A Conversation about Gender and Immigration with Diana Salas Coronado
    Public Policy PhD student and LGPP lecturer talks about her teaching and research at the McCormack Graduate School.
  16. A Conversation With Stacy Malone About Victims’ Rights
    GLPP Alumna Stacy Malone, Class of 2007, is executive director of the Victim Rights Law Center. Her career trajectory began with her State House internship while a student in UMass Boston’s Gender, Leadership and Public Policy graduate certificate program.
  17. Economists Call for Greater Investment in Paid Caregivers at CWPPP Forum at State House
    Leading economists and policy experts called for increased investment in the tens of thousands of mostly women eldercare and childcare workers at a forum organized by CWPPP at the State House on April 6, speaking to a standing room only, panelist argue that workers are undervalued and underpaid
  18. A New Year Networking Night
    Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy celebrates the new year with an evening of networking and good conversation.
  19. LatinasRepresent Boston
    This event will connect Latinas interested in pursuing elected and appointed office and their allies to resources and mentors who can help make their aspirations a reality.
  20. The Unfinished Agenda: New England Women’s Policy Conference
    This action-oriented conference will chart a new policy agenda to ensure economic security for all women and their families.
  21. UMass Boston, Women’s Pipeline for Change Aim to Boost Women of Color in Politics
    Five women of color political leaders from across Massachusetts share their findings from a two-year experiential research project.
  22. Golar Richie to Share Lessons from Campaign at UMass Boston Forum
    The former mayoral candidate will deliver remarks on the way forward for women candidates, and the Boston Herald's Margery Eagan will moderate a discussion with area political experts.
  23. Older Women’s Political Activism and Contributions to Social Justice
    Mary Catherine Bateson speaks at Older Women's League event co-sponsored by McCormack Graduate School
  24. Race & Ethnicity in America: The Unfinished Social Change Agenda
    The Kingston-Mann Awards for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship cosponsors this lecture by Yolanda Moses, professor of anthropology at the University of California, Riverside.
  25. UMass Boston Seeks Director for Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy
    MGS seeks collaborative leader to advance research and training programs for women in politics.
  26. An Evening with Ambassador Madeleine Kunin: The New Feminist Agenda
    Join us for this event sponsored by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy.
  27. Miss Representation to Mass Representation: Educating for Change
    Join us for a film screening and discussion sponsored by Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy.
  28. Women Candidates for Municipal Elected Office: Decisions, Resources, and Structures
    Join us! Event sponsored by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy as part of its Leading Women speaker series.
  29. Women’s Political Leadership in Massachusetts
    The Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy hosts a panel discussion as part of its Leading Women speaker series.
  30. The Political Leadership of Women of Color: What’s Research Got to Do with It?
    Join in a conversation with community leaders engaged in research about the advancement of women of color in politics.
  31. The Political Leadership of Women of Color: What’s Research Got to Do with It?
    The Center for Women in Politics amd Public Policy’s Spring Women’s Research Forum
  32. Women Making a Difference in Worcester
    Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy program celebrates city's political and community leaders
  33. Youth Development Today: The Role of Mentors, Empowerment, and Being Active
    Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy presents its Fall Women's Research Forum
  34. National Council for Research on Women Honors the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy
    The National Council for Research on Women has presented its 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award to the Center for Women in Politics & Public Policy.