Reminder: Re-Apply for Financial Aid

 A Friendly Reminder Regarding Financial Aid! With the 2014-2015 academic year beginning in late April 2014 (Summer I Session), we want to remind you to re-apply for financial aid for the next academic year. We recommend that students re-apply for federal financial assistance by submitting their renewal 2014-2015 FAFSA at least two months prior to…

ICMA Mid-Career Managers Institute

From ICMA.org: Mid-Career Managers Institute: A focused development program for those who identify themselves as mid-career professionals. MPA Alumni – Interested in a professional development opportunity in the field of municipal management? ICMA recently announced the 2014-2015 ICMA Mid-Career Managers Institute (MCMI). From their website: “This is a one-year Leadership Development Program designed to meet…

Call for Summer Research Grant Applications!

A Message from Dr. Adele Lindenmeyr, Dean of Graduate Studies Dear Graduate Students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Dr. Lindenmeyr is pleased to announce the competition for graduate student research fellowships for the Summer of 2014. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, January 21, 2014. For details regarding eligibility requirements, application procedures,…

Villanova Career Center: Graduate Student Services

Think the Career Center is just for undergrads? Think again! Villanova’s career counselors and career assistants are available to help you in your professional journey. Career Counseling and Resume Review Set up an appointment with a career counselor for help defining your career goals, review of your resume, interview preparation, and job search assistance. GoNOVAjobs…

Reflections on NeCoPA 2013

Earlier this month, several of our faculty and students attended the Northeast Conference on Public Administration (NeCoPA) at the University of Delaware. Each year, the conference aims to educate scholars and administrators “on current issues, research, and practice in public and nonprofit organizations.” Two of the students who attended shared their thoughts with the Leaders’…