Traumatic community events can reduce student achievement, according to a new study conducted by SPA faculty members Erdal Tekin and Seth Gershenson.
On November 4, 2014, SPA graduate Muriel Bowser was elected as the seventh, and only second female, mayor of the District of Columbia.
March 2, 2015
The assistant professor of public administration and policy was awarded the NEA President's Award in recognition of his exemplary service towards the organization.
February 27, 2015
CEP is pleased to announce that Ben Grumbles, Maryland Secretary of Environment, and Fred Krupp, President of the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), will receive the 2015 William K. Reilly Environmental Leadership Awards.
February 25, 2015
As CFO of the U.S. Secret Service, Gwendolyn Sykes brings to SPA students several years of experience managing financial operations for federal agencies.
January 8, 2015
Ambassador Kenneth Merten was inspired for a career in diplomacy by a strong interest in the world beyond our borders.
December 23, 2014
Duilio Correa, SPA/MPA '13, credits his AU education with helping him become an analyst at the Department of Health and Human Services.More Success Stories