Programs

Mar 15, 2019

MIS Student Becky Cibulskis Receives Peace Award

Master of International Studies student Becky Cibulskis has been named a recipient of Avi Schaefer’s 2019 Seek Peace and Pursue It Award.

Mar 7, 2019

Study Finds Nonprofit Partnerships Can Help Solve Bureaucratic Tangles

New research suggests some nonprofits may better serve their constituents by partnering with public institutions in order to navigate bureaucracy and access services more efficiently.

Mar 6, 2019

Public Administration Faculty Spotlight, Dr. Jason Coupet

Jason’s research specializes in organizational economics and efficiency in the public and nonprofit sector. His recent publications in Nonprofit Management & Leadership and Applied Economics have refined the tools used to measure efficiency in the public and nonprofit sector. Jason […]

Mar 6, 2019

PA Alumni Society Update

Thank you to all of our alumni and others who have supported the work this year of the department and the PA Alumni Society! This year has been one of celebration and success on several fronts. In the past year, the […]

Jan 31, 2019

Diversity in Law Enforcement: 5 Questions With Raleigh’s Chief of Police

Raleigh police chief and Master of Public Administration alumna Cassandra Deck-Brown says diversity and community engagement are keys to effective policing.

Jan 20, 2019

MPA Student Spotlight – Daisy Mills

Daisy Mills is completing here second year in the Masters of Public Administration program. See below for our full interview with Daisy to find out why she chose the NCSU MPA program, and what she has learned so far!  What […]

Jan 18, 2019  |  MPA Alumni Spotlight - Amber Smith

MPA Alumni Spotlight – Amber Smith

Amber Smith graduated from NC State’s MPA program in 2012. She is the founder and executive director of Activate Good, a nonprofit that connects people to local volunteer opportunities. See below for our full interview with Amber to see how her MPA  degree has influenced her career!

Jan 14, 2019

14th Annual National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair

Malasia McClendon, a junior in Political Science at NC State, was invited to attend the 14th Annual National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair at Harvard University in November 2018. Read about her experience here!

Dec 13, 2018  |  SPIA

“Bill of Rights Speaker Series” Continues

The “Bill of Rights Speaker Series” continued in the Fall 2018 semester.  Supported by a grant given to Andrew Taylor, a professor in the Department of Political Science, the series brings academics, journalists, and practitioners to NC State to discuss […]

Nov 18, 2018  |  MPA Alumni Spotlight - Debra Bryant

MPA Alumni Spotlight – Debra Bryant

Debra Bryant completed the MPA program in 1980. She currently owns a federal government affairs consulting firm. See our full interview with Debra to learn how her MPA helped her develop a successful career in public service! What is your […]