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Congrats, and Happy Summer!

The Trachtenberg School would like to congratulate all of our wonderful graduates on their successful completion of their program requirements! For students still working towards that end, we wish you luck on your summer courses and other endeavors. Keep an eye out for the newsletter, which will be sent every two weeks from now until […]

Fulbright Lecture: Welfare Dependency in Romania: From a Risk-Ignoring to a Risk-Reversal Society

Two PPPA Summer Courses

Fall Elective in the Elliot School

Corporate Environmental Management in Developing Nations, Fall 2017 SMPP 6211 & IAFF 6138, Professor: Jorge Rivera, Ph.D. Phone: (202) 994-0163 Office: Funger Hall, Suite 608 Email: jrivera@gwu.edu Home page: http://home.gwu.edu/~jrivera/ Class Times: Thursdays 7:10 p.m. to 9:40 p.m., Elliot School, Room 211 Office Hours: Thursdays 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. or by appointment 1. Teaching […]

Online Courses for Summer & Fall

This summer and fall, TSPPPA faculty are offering five online courses.  Three will be offered online this fall. PPPA 6053 – Financial Management for Public and Nonprofit Organizations (Merrell); PPPA 6051: Governmental Budgeting (Redburn); PPPA 6048: Financing State and Local Government (Brunori). Two online classes will be offered by the Trachtenberg School during the second […]

Policy Perspectives WonkCast

Listen up! Do you want to hear your fellow students discuss and debate important policy topics, sprinkled with rants and clever jokes?  You can do this and more by tuning in to the Policy Perspectives WonkCast!  Nathan Rupp steers this roundtable discussion while regular contributors Haley Dunn, Adam Brooks, and Elizabeth Morehead offer their analyses […]

Fall TA Opportunities

The following classes are interested in have Teaching Assistants in the Fall 2017 semester.  If you are interested in applying for one (or more) of these openings, please email Denee’ Bottoms with the courses you are interested in assisting. Denee’ will follow up with more information. The final selections of TAs are done by the course professors. If […]

Online Classes for Summer and Fall

Two online classes will be offered by the Trachtenberg School during the second summer session, July 5 – August 15. These are PPPA 6003 – Economics for Public Decision-Making (Solem and Cellini) and PPPA 6043 – Land Use Planning and Community Development (Augustine). Two more classes will be offered online this fall. PPPA 6053 – […]

Study Abroad with American University

  The European Public Affairs and Advocacy Institute is a week-long immersive institute in how to effectively practice advocacy and lobbying in the European Union. This course is incredibly timely, considering Brexit, the refugee crisis in Europe, and the unique political landscape of today. The course meets in Brussels, Belgium from June 18-23. You’ll have the opportunity […]

5th Annual Public Service 5k Run/Walk

In honor of Public Service Recognition Week the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund is hosting the 5th Annual Public Service Charity Walk/Run in Washington, DC on May 7 at Anacostia Park. They’re additionally looking for volunteers to help make the event a success! If you are interested in volunteering please visit https://feea.org/support/public-service-5k-runwalk/5k-volunteer/ and click on “volunteer […]