Alumni Spotlight: Dan Burgess [VIDEO]

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Check out our latest video spotlight with MPA alumnus, Dan Burgess, who is the Legislative Director for Energy at the Massachusetts State Office of Environment & Energy.

Northeastern Magazine – The Trees of Life

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Law & Public Policy graduate Mariam Raqib founded the Afghan tree project to reverse the environmental ravages caused by decades of war in her native country.

The Boston Globe – Mass. jobless rate fell to 6.5% in February

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The Massachusetts unemployment rate slipped below the nation’s for the first time since November as employers added nearly 4,000 jobs last month, the state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development said Thursday.

Fellowship Spotlight: MURP student Steven Donovan awarded the Lowell Richards Fellowship

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Stephen Donovan, a first year Master of Urban and Regional Policy student, was awarded the Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership’s second annual Lowell Richards Fellowship.

The Boston Globe – Report cites benefits from Mass. green campaign

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Alan Clayton-Matthews comments on the impact that the Green Communities Act will have on Massachusetts’ economy.

CommonWealth – Walsh’s legislative skills needed on transportation

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LPP alumnus Joe Giglio, who serves on Mayor Walsh’s transportation transition working group, discusses transportation legislation options such as congestion pricing.

news@Northeastern – Does your healthcare provider know you?

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North­eastern Uni­ver­sity soci­ol­o­gist Tim­othy Hoff has found that the health­care system’s emphasis on effi­ciency and tech­nology has made it much more trans­ac­tional and impersonal.

Alumni Spotlight: Elizabeth Giardino

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Elizabeth Giardino, a graduate of the Master of Urban and Regional Policy program, tells us about the coursework and internships that led her to her current role at Abt Associates.

USA Today – Moms, mayors offer misguided message on guns: Column

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Jamie Fox says despite its good intentions, a school shootings report released by Moms Demand Gun Sense in America and Mayors Against Illegal Guns, is misinformed.

Internship Spotlight: Noah Hodgetts, GIS & Data Analysis Intern

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Noah Hodgetts, a second year Master’s in Urban and Regional Policy student, tells us about how he found his current internship and what he does as a GIS & Data Analysis Intern.

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