Yamiche Alcindor says she doesn't spend a lot of time defending herself and her colleagues in the White House press corps against charges of "fake news."
An Emerging African Studies Program @ UMass Boston: Programs, Projects, Research, Scholarship, Faculty & Students
The future of African Studies research and programming at UMass Boston lies in the coming together of the aforementioned initiatives in an institutional platform that serves the teaching, research, and programmatic needs of Africanist faculty, students and community members.
Global Governance and Human Security faculty and students collaborate on a collection of essays as the UN turns 75
Raising citizens’ awareness of rights in administrative disputes with the government & highlighting problems with public officials’ handling of such cases are the focus of Rwandan TV & radio shows being aired as part of a project led by the Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development (CPDD) at MGS.
Sustainable Solutions Lab Report Focuses on Views on Climate Change Across Racial Groups in Greater Boston
In a report released today, the Sustainable Solutions Lab (SSL) at UMass Boston shared public opinion data that includes a large sampling of people of color in the Boston area.
The two-day forum, organized by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy (CWPPP) at UMass Boston and the Massachusetts Women of Color Coalition (MAWOCC) brought together top women of color leaders from around the state to address a range of critical issues like civic engagement and voting.
The challenging goal of elder economic security – having enough income to live independently and afford a no-frills budget in later life -- is dramatically more difficult for older adults of color across America, new research from the University of Massachusetts Boston shows.
Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy CoHosts “Standing in Our Power – Women of Color Leading Change”
The Massachusetts Women of Color Coalition, (MAWOCC) and the UMass Boston Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy will jointly host a virtual forum entitled, “Standing in our Power: Women of Color Leading Change” on Saturday September 19 and 26.
New Report on Future of Retail Predicts More Worker Surveillance, More Displacement of Small Businesses
Françoise Carré, the research director of UMass Boston's Center for Social Policy, co-authored a new report released today from the U.C. Berkeley Labor Center and Working Partnerships USA.
As Senator Ed Markey and Representative Joe Kennedy III faced off in their final Democratic Senate Primary Debate last week, UMass Boston PhD students Krystal-Gayle O'Neill and Natalie Shellito asked them to address two pressing issues on the minds of college students across the nation.