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MPA Public Management Academy Spring 2018

 We are pleased to announce the completion of our spring MPA Public Management Academy!  We had another full class of 35+ supervisors and mid-level managers from government and nonprofit agencies in the greater Charlotte region.  Participants heard presentations from MPA faculty followed each day by a roundtable discussion featuring community public service leaders. ... MPA Public Management Academy Spring 2018 Read more >>

Spring 2018 Graduates

Congratulations to all our MPA graduates, both masters level and certificate level.  Good luch with the next chapter of your life and career!  Spring 2018 Graduates Read more >>

Team Capstone Spring 2018

Our team Capstone class did an excellent job presenting their project to the Belmont City Council last night.  The project was a feasibility study for constructing and operating a community center in the City of Belmont.  Their project included a community survey, benchmarks of 25 facilities around the country, and a financial analysis of both the construction and operating costs/... Team Capstone Spring 2018 Read more >>

Spring 2018 MPAD 6188 Poster Presentations

MPA students under the direction of Dr. Jaclyn Piatak presented their Capstone research posters last night in the Fretwell Hall atrium to a full audience of fellow students, alumni and members of the MPA Practitioner Advisory Board. Congratulations to all on this important milestone towards the MPA degree! Spring 2018 MPAD 6188 Poster Presentations Read more >>

Team Capstone with Town of Davidson

MPA Students Complete Fall Capstone Classes

The team Capstone students presented their project entitled "Town of Davidson Hazard Analysis" to the town's executive leadership team to very positive reviews, while the individual research Capstone students presented professional quality posters on their work to faculty and students.  Kudos to Dr. Jim Douglas and Doug Bean for their instruction on the team Capstone and Dr. Jaclyn Piatak for... MPA Students Complete Fall Capstone Classes Read more >>