Call for Papers: Philosophies of Incarceration

Calling all writers! Villanova’s Philosophy Department’s is hosting their 22nd annual philosophy graduate conference this March! This year’s theme is mass incarceration, and paper submissions from MPA students are welcome. The deadline to submit papers or extended abstracts is January 15, 2017. Please see more details and information here.

ASPA’s SEIGOV (Section on Ethics and Integrity in Governance) Invites Submissions for its Annual Student Paper Competition

Students in public affairs and public policy graduate programs are invited to submit their research papers authored in 2015 or 2016 on any public and administrative ethics topic, including corruption, integrity, social equity, corporate responsibility, and politics. Faculty members may also nominate student paper(s) for submission. Conference papers, term papers, and journal manuscripts are eligible…

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!