Adjunct Professor Bill Shields will lead the largest and most prominent professional association dedicated to advancing the art, science, teaching, and practice of public and non-profit administration.
Chris Edelson argues that throughout history, U.S. presidents have tested and overstepped the limits of emergency powers, especially in the post-9/11 era.
October 23, 2013
The SPA community sought to better understand the recent 16-day government shutdown in a number of ways, from watching the Senate debates in person, hosting experts to debate the issues, and helping drive the conversation in the media.
October 17, 2013
Professor and recent Carnegie grantee discusses systemic problems hindering nation’s growth.
September 30, 2013
Julian Bond and Benjamin Jealous talk civil rights at American University.
September 24, 2013
New SPA research project outlines how upheaval at the local level is dramatically changing the U.S. Rapid changes in technology and economics are redefining the social, political, and cultural fault lines of the nation.
September 16, 2013