- Wood Lecturer Emphasizes Need to Rectify Polarization in America to Rebuild Nation’s Soft Power
“I don’t think any of us here today go a day without concern or curiosity of where things will go from here and how the U.S. will use its power in the world,” said Reuben E. Brigety, II, Dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University.
- Congressman Mike Capuano Talks Ethics and Politics at UMass Boston
U.S. Representative Michael Capuano joined author and Yale philosophy professor Jason Stanley at UMass Boston on Thursday.
- Racial Integration and Moral Bias: A Day with Elizabeth Anderson
Elizabeth Anderson, the John Rawls Collegiate Professor of Philosophy and Women’s Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, will lead a workshop and give a lecture in the afternoon.
- Interfaith Mediation Training Workshop (December 4-6, 2013)
This highly interactive training will explore an array of methods through which religious conflicts can be mediated and resolved.
- Myanmar Spring: Watering the Grass Roots
After five decades of brutal military rule, Myanmar (Burma) is undergoing a miraculous transformation toward democracy.
- UMass Boston to Establish New Center for Community Democracy and Democratic Literacy
The new Center for Community Democracy and Democratic Literacy will be located in the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at UMass Boston.
- UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies Undergoes Name Change
The John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies has changed its name to the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies.