American University's first Rising Star Award winner Neal Sharma, SPA/BA '98, began making a name for himself the moment he stepped foot on campus as a student.
Between his time serving in Iraq and Afghanistan and living in Nigeria, Chigozie Ogwuegbu-Stephens has witnessed the potentially devastating effects of poor public policy.
As an intern fielding complaints on behalf of Michele Rhee, DC Public Schools’ (DCPS) controversial Chancellor, Jenna Sablan knows what it’s like to be in the hot seat.
The SPA Leadership Program strives to give its students the experience, knowledge, and skills to prepare them to assume leadership roles in public service.
The Department of Defense is often portrayed as intimidating. That didn’t bother Kristen Lyon.
Jonelle Williams, a NOBLE Scholarship recipient, has seen the dark side of human struggle and is intent on making the world a brighter place. Born in Sierra Leone, Williams and his family fled their native country to escape civil war.