Tag: Policy

  1. UMass Boston Research Shows Stark Gender Wage Gap
    New research done by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy at UMass Boston indicates that the wage gap between women and men is particularly stark for women working in lower income occupations, with Hispanic women experiencing the largest pay inequities.
  2. International Gender Experts Convene in Norway to Develop Feminist Roadmap for Sustainable Peace
    International Gender Experts Convene in Norway to Develop Feminist Roadmap for Sustainable Peace
  3. Urban Research Network Meets at UMass Boston
    McCormack Graduate School hosts Collaborative Research for Equity and Education conference.
  4. UN Assistant Secretary-General Elliott Harris Discusses Environmental Leadership at UMass Boston
    McCormack Grad School's Center for Governance and Sustainability celebrated Earth Day with a lecture on environmental leadership.
  5. McCormack’s Professor Morel Visits White House to Discuss Dominican Affairs
    Domingo Morel joined over 200 leaders to to discuss immigration, education, trade, and workforce development.
  6. 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.
  7. McCormack RAP Session Showcases Research, Advocacy and Policy Projects
    Poster display representing the collaborative work of 36 McCormack Graduate School faculty and graduate students
  8. Two McCormack Housing Experts Named to Mayor-Elect Walsh’s Transition Team
    Center for Social Policy director and senior fellow will advise new mayor on solutions to homelessness in Boston.
  9. Center for Social Policy Hosts “Working Together for a World without Discrimination”
    McCormack's policy center explores discrimination faced by those in poverty and pathways out of such exclusion.
  10. In Commencement Address, Environmental Leader Calls for New Political Economy
    Gus Speth calls for a new economic model prioritizing people, place, and planet, over profits, product, and power.
  11. Visiting Fellows from Egypt, Tunisia Explore Local Efforts to Advance Women in Politics
    International exchange program brings two female fellows to McCormack Graduate School to study women in US politics.
  12. White House Expert Discusses Effective, Accountable Government at UMass Boston Lecture
    Shelley Metzenbaum speaks on delivering effective, accountable, trusted government at McCormack Grad School lecture.
  13. Two McCormack Grad Students Attend Historic UN Environmental Meeting in Kenya
    An interview with Daniel Zaleznik and Natalia Escobar-Pemberthy from the Center for Governance and Sustainability
  14. Gerontology Alumnus Explains How to Bridge the Gap Between Researcher and Policymaker
    James Bulot, PhD tells students to become a policy maven to understand and straddle both worlds
  15. UMass Boston Professor Discusses Governance at U.N. Global Ministerial Environment Forum in Nairobi
    Center for Governance and Sustainability Co-director Maria Ivanova was invited to share her expertise at the 26th Session of the Governing Council of the UNEP.