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  1. Public Policy Doctoral Candidate Caitlin Carey Engages on Issues of Homelessness in the Nation
    Caitlin Carey, a third-year doctoral candidate in the Public Policy program at the McCormack Graduate School, was working at a homeless women’s shelter in Portland, Maine when she decided to pursue an advanced degree.
  2. Public Policy Spring 2018 Research Seminar: Alnoor Ebrahim
    Alnoor Ebrahim presents Measuring Social Change: Designing for Performance and Accountability in a Complex World
  3. Public Policy Spring 2018 Research Seminar: Dan O’Brien
    Dan O'Brien presents Catalyzing Research-Policy Collaborations with Urban Informatics: The Case of 311 and Custodianship in the Urban Commons
  4. McCormack Alumna Leads Bureau of Sages Project to Bring Elder Voices to Research Development
    Public Policy alum Erin McGaffigan will lead the Long-Term Services and Support Center’s contribution to the Bureau of Sages project.
  5. McCormack Graduate School Hosts Conference on School Discipline
    The “Moving Beyond Chapter 222” conference looked at the school discipline landscape in Massachusetts and possibilities for future investment in progressive discipline.
  6. Public Policy Research Seminar: Propagating Civic Education Practice in Illinois
    Felicia Sullivan presents study findings on how student populations and community contexts create complex educational ecosystems.
  7. Public Policy Research Seminar: Connections Between Unstable Housing and Unstable Schooling
    Deirdre Oakley presents study findings on how the low-income private rental housing market in high poverty, highly segregated neighborhoods affect/shape the lives of families with children.
  8. “Just Imagine” Campaign Features McCormack PhD Student
    Public Policy student Tanya Stepasiuk is one of five "Faces of UMass Boston" for new fundraising campaign.
  9. Public Policy Alumna Earns National Housing Research Paper Competition
    McCormack Graduates School salutes Rachel Drew '14 for her award from the Housing Education and Research Association.
  10. UMass Boston Public Policy Student Chosen for Best Dissertation Award
    Felicia Sullivan's dissertation was chosen among 20 nominations submitted throughout the United States.
  11. Exemplary Dissertation Earns Ghazal Zulfiqar the Public Policy Book Award
    Zulfiqar wins convocation prize for research on microfinance in Pakistan.
  12. UMass Boston Student Earns Research Award to Study Construction Jobs for Women
    Carolyn Arcand, who studies public policy at McCormack Grad School, earns research award from Department of Labor.
  13. Public Policy PhD Student Accepts Immigrant Integration Award on Behalf of Boston Nonprofit
    Board member Ronald Marlow accepts E Pluribus Unum award for Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Association.
  14. Public Policy PhD Student “Burned the Midnight Oil” to Complete Degree in Four Years
    Colombian student Danny Garcia takes home diploma and program's award for excellence.
  15. Public Policy Dissertation Proposal Defense on Gentrification in Jamaica Plain
    Jennifer Douglas will present her research proposal on real estate actors and policies in this Boston neighborhood.