Adam Levenson is the community manager at UNC School of Government’s online MPA@UNC program. Adam graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A in International Relations and a Certificate in Hispanic Studies. Adam is passionate about government, improving access to higher education, and finding the best Asian cuisine in the DC area. Follow him on Twitter at @mradamlevenson.


MPA@UNC Announces Cross-University Course Enrollment

MPA@UNC students now have the opportunity to choose from dozens of new electives as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill joins with other leading universities in a cross-university course enrollment initiative...

Gary Rosche: From Jeopardy Contestant to Public Service

MPA@UNC student Gary Rosche has been a contestant on Jeopardy!, and he has taught English at a university in Spain and Spanish at a college in North Carolina. These experiences make him an interesting and well-rounded person, but it’s his commitment to public service and his desire to serve in a leadership position in local government that brought him to MPA@UNC...

4 Resume Tips for Transitioning Military Service Members

Many of the skills acquired during a military career become valuable assets when transitioning to government or nonprofit management. However, these skills may not always be obvious to those who are doing the hiring, so it’s important to know how to translate your skill set into the language of civilian recruiters and employers. Building a resume that stands out from the crowd is the first place to start...

An Inside Look at the Role of a Public Sector Consultant

Consulting is one of the fastest growing segments within the public sector. From transportation and technology to education and the environment, public organizations frequently partner with private-sector companies—including major consulting firms—to develop new approaches for tackling some of the world’s toughest social issues...