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Conference Opportunity: Urban Ideas Worth Stealing – 5/10

Great opportunity for those interested in local government!

Thanks to a conference sponsorship from WHYY and reporting project Keystone Crossroads, we have 5 complimentary tickets available for our students to the conference, Urban Ideas Worth Stealing! The conference will be held in Harrisburg, PA on May 10th from 8:30am-6:00pm and will explore ideas for how Pennsylvania Cities can improve.  People with all levels of knowledge about urban issues are encouraged to attend, and the event will include a panel featuring local mayors moderated by WHYY national reporter, Dave Davies, about the issues they are encountering in their communities.

Any interested students must contact Adrienne Webb to claim their ticket at awebb@whyy.org.

35th Annual Monetary & Trade Conference, presented by GIC and Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business – 4/21

On April 21, 2017, the Global Interdependence Center will host its Annual Monetary & Trade (AMT) Conference in partnership with the LeBow College of Business at Drexel University.  Speakers are drawn from the top echelon of policy makers, academics and business leaders.

The theme for the 2017 AMT Conference, supported by Moody’s Analytics, is De-Globalization: Is it real?. This event will take place on Friday, April 21st, 2017 from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm.

Learn more and register here!

17th Annual MPA Dinner – 4/29

Please join us for the 17th Annual MPA Dinner on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 6:00pm!  This year we are fortunate to welcome Susan Campbell, MPA – Executive Director of the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House as our keynote speaker.

As we are celebrating Villanova’s 175th Anniversary, there will be no cost to attend this year’s dinner. Seating is limited so please register online as soon as possible – you can register here!  We look forward to seeing you there!