Compassionate Service and Intellectual Rigor Define Olabode George Igandan’s Journey in International Relations Program
Throughout his tenure in the international relations master’s program, Olabode George Igandan has integrated his self-described “curiosity about the state of world affairs” and questions on “how to address some of the global developmental challenges” with hundreds of hours of community service.
PhD Graduate Lisa Kalimon Beauregard Integrates Gerontology and Public Policy in Interdisciplinary Research and Career
What drew Lisa Kalimon Beauregard to the McCormack Graduate School was not just the Public Policy and Public Affairs Department – from which she will be receiving a PhD this month – but also the Gerontology Department.
For Denise Muro, what stood out to her about the McCormack Graduate School’s Global Governance and Human Security (GGHS) PhD program was its unique and interdisciplinary nature.
Conflict Resolution Program Sets Israel Archie on New Life Course Into Human Resources and Seeking Public Office
The McCormack Graduate School’s master’s degree in conflict resolution turned out to set the stage for Archie deciding to venture into the world of politics, running for office, and working in human resources – all unbeknownst to him at the time.
UMass Boston's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) is a community for adults 50 and up who enjoy learning and want to spend time with like-minded people through a modestly priced membership. OLLI provides non-credit courses, special lectures, social events, theatre outings, and field trips.
New Boston Indicators Report Highlights Three Decades of Demographic Change Throughout Greater Boston
The population of Greater Boston is shifting in unprecedented ways, with impacts on communities across the region, according to a new reports series co-authored and published today by The Boston Foundation and four free-standing social research institutes at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Brianna Leonardo has worked on paper-based tests to detect viral infections in humans and bacteria in oysters and Madison LaCure developed a resource guide for the Governor’s Council to Address Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence aimed at civilians and those in the military.
Rwandan Government and Civil Society Representatives Commend UMass Boston Findings on Administrative Justice, Urge Reforms
The Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development held a day-long workshop to share and receive comments on its in-depth investigation of the state of administrative justice in Rwanda.
UMass Boston is ranked No. 247 on the 2019 Forbes Best Value Colleges ranking, up 50 spots from 2018.
On Monday, April 29, the Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance will sponsor its 20th annual Slomoff Lectureship.