June 2023

McCourt School celebrates largest cohort of graduates to date

Founding donor Frank H. McCourt, Jr. (C’75) addressed nearly 400 graduates at the McCourt School’s 2023 Commencement Ceremony, inspiring them to utilize the skills they developed, the networks they built and the talents they honed to address society’s most pressing challenges.

A new network for McCourt's student-parents

The McCourt Parents Support Network has been established for the growing student-parent population at McCourt, helping connect peers who are facing the unique challenges of parenthood while also balancing a rigorous academic program.

McCourt alum is paving the way for new innovations

Josh Rosen (MS-DSPP’23) grew up in the suburbs south of Boston, Massachusetts, where land-use regulations and zoning often restrict multi-family and affordable housing. This fall, Rosen will begin a Ph.D. program at Northeastern University, utilizing his data and statistics skills to improve housing and transportation policy.

Meet the inaugural Tech & Public Policy Scholars

Scholars receive a partial-tuition scholarship of up to $35,000 for the upcoming academic year, a paid research assistantship and access to special events, discussions and mentorship opportunities through the McCourt School’s Tech & Public Policy program.