Stories From 2017

May 4, 2017

Study Explores New Tools for the Conservation of At-Risk Species

Dr. Christopher Galik, associate professor in the Department of Public Administration at NC State, studies habitat exchange, a tool used for the conservation of at-risk species.

Apr 28, 2017

Add value to your degree with internships

Senior Political Science major Adonna Biel shares insight on the importance of engaging in internships

Apr 28, 2017

Highlights from the discussion, “Media’s Influence on Public Opinion”

Media influence on public opinion has become a highly debated topic since the presidential election. On March 14, 2017 in Caldwell G 111, Dr. Greene and Dr. Taylor debated each other on this topic. Both political science faculty members presented interesting arguments. We have captured some highlights in case you missed the event.

Apr 28, 2017

Thank you and farewell, Dr. Kessler!

On April 28, Dr. Sanford Kessler, our outstanding political theory professor, gave his last lecture at NC State. As the spring semester was finishing off, PS major Shannon Bullis had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Kessler to discuss his career, what he’s learned from his time here at State, and his future plans.

Apr 28, 2017

“Oh, the places you’ll go!” May 2017 graduates share their post-NC State plans

Tessa Loazer, Cody Long, Charles Gray, Ayana Parker, Brandon Hien, Harrison Broadbent, and Chris Broughton graciously shared their post-NC State plans on a forum on the new PS Advising Moodle page.

Mar 10, 2017

Public Administration Graduate Secretary Mac McGee Retires After 17 Years

During a networking event on February 9th at H-Street Kitchen, the School of Public and International Affairs took special time out to recognize and celebrate Mac McGee, who retired as graduate secretary from the public administration department. Faculty, alumni, and students attended the event to thank Mac for his service to NC State.

Mar 10, 2017

Public Administration Alumni Society News

Message from the PA Alumni Society President The PA Alumni Society of NC State serves as a resource for students, alumni, professors and other supporters of our program. Your participation […]

Mar 10, 2017

Public Administration Alumni and Student News

Alumni Updates Jackie Parker(MPA 2017) was hired as the Director of Community Relations at Sageworks in Raleigh, NC. Thomas Lloyd (MPA 2016) recently accepted a position as the City Planner […]

Mar 10, 2017

Message from the Public Administration Chair

Greetings friends! I am happy to be writing you today in our updated newsletter format. We hope you like the new look and easy-to-use format. As you will see, exciting […]

Mar 7, 2017

Public Administration Celebrates a New Faculty Member

Christopher Galik joined NC State in August 2016 as a Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program cluster hire in Sustainable Energy Systems and Policy (SESP). Galik is an associate professor in the […]