In the Media

With few policy differences, Democrats Gonzalez and Massie emphasize experience in gubernatorial ... ›

The Boston Globe | May 18, 2018
The McCormack Graduate School, The Boston Globe, and WBUR's Radio Boston cohosted a debate yesterday between Jay Gonzalez and Bob Massie, the two candidates vying for the Democratic nomination for governor.

When the Democratic candidates for governor debate on Thursday, they have every reason to take ... ›

The Boston Globe | May 17, 2018
The McCormack Graduate School, The Boston Globe, and WBUR's Radio Boston are hosting a live debate with the Democratic candidates running for governor Thursday at 3 in the ballroom.

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates To Debate Thursday ›

WBUR | May 16, 2018
The McCormack Graduate School, The Boston Globe, and WBUR's Radio Boston are hosting a live debate with the Democratic candidates running for governor Thursday at 3 in the ballroom.

Fall River Housing Authority approves Somerset attorney as executive director ›

The Herald News | May 15, 2018
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management assisted in the search for a new head of the Fall River Housing Authority.

Longtime Program Helps Locals Launch Biotech Careers ›

Wicked Local | May 14, 2018
A 2016 evaluation by the McCormack Graduate School's Center for Social Policy said Cambridge’s Just-A-Start Corporation made “significant achievements,” noting - among other findings - that almost 80 percent of graduates got a job in the field.

These Helicopter Parents Are 90. Their Kids? 65 ›

The Boston Globe | May 10, 2018
Kathrin Boerner, an associate professor of gerontology in the McCormack Graduate School, says some adult children are struggling with responsibilities they didn’t expect to have in their 70s. “They say they have no life because they’re caring for a parent,” she said.

People in the news, May 8 ›

McKnight's Senior Living | May 08, 2018
Alumna Katy Tavares, who has a master's degree in sociology and a graduate certificate in gerontology from the McCormack Graduate School, has been named the executive director of Wingate Residences at Haverhill, an assisted living and memory care–assisted living community opening this fall.

Missing Retirement Accounts Cost Retirees Billions ›

Yahoo! Finance | April 28, 2018
The McCormack Graduate School's Pension Action Center estimates that retirees are owed upward of $150 billion in missing pension benefits. "It's incredible and shocking," said director Jeanne Medeiros. "This is money that people earned."

Massachusetts at climate, transportation crossroads ›

CommonWealth Magazine | April 23, 2018
UMass Boston's Sustainability Solutions Lab estimates the total cost of near- to mid-term district level adaptation measures designed to protect key areas of vulnerability in Boston to be between $1 and $2.4 billion.

Training women to ask for more money at work ›

CNN Money | April 18, 2018
The McCormack Graduate School's Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy found last year that nearly half of the women who completed AAUW workshops either negotiated a pay raise at their existing job or a competitive starting salary at a new position in the first year after the workshops.