Follow Up from ASPA’s Conference in Seattle

Student (now alumnus!) Brandon Ford, who was also the President of the ICMA Villanova Chapter, attended ASPA’s conference in Seattle, Washington in March. This conference is also where Brandon received his award for Outstanding Student Paper! Check out some photo highlights from the conference. Great work, Brandon!    

Call for Undergraduate Student Papers: Conference on the Ethics of War

Undergraduate students, this is a great opportunity! The Ethics Program at Villanova University in cooperation with West Point is seeking undergraduate papers of the highest quality to be presented at the third annual Villanova-USMA Ethics of War Conference. Villanova students who have written on issues surrounding the ethics of war and peace are strongly encouraged…

Graduate Student Conference Opportunity | State and Local Economic Development Policy: What Works for Distressed U.S. Cities?

Here’s a GREAT academic and professional opportunity for current students! Rutgers University is hosting a Graduate Student Conference that “aims to bring together cutting-edge research on state and local economic development policy in the U.S., with a focus on distressed cities.” Proposal abstracts are due February 15th, 2016. All abstracts must be 300 words or less….

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’…