MPA@UNC Student Hosts President Obama

Working with a White House team to host a presidential visit is the chance of a lifetime. MPA@UNC student Jason Hyatt got that rare opportunity this spring, when President Barack Obama visited Hyatt’s workplace for a town hall event.


From the Classroom

On-campus MPA student Dylan Russell and MPA@UNC student Jeffrey Merritt discuss their experiences with the two program formats. 

Recap: 2015 Public Administration Conference

Highlights from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Government's annual Public Administration Conference.

Your Graduate School Personal Statement: 4 Tips for Success

A personal statement should synthesize those parts and form a compelling, future-oriented story that connects your background and aspirations to your pursuit of a graduate degree.

Blog About It: Five Reasons Your Nonprofit Website Should Have a Blog

According to a study cited in Harvard Business Review, nine out of 10 organizations (of all kinds) rely on content marketing to cultivate relationships with customers. Why? Simply put, it’s what consumers want.

Raleigh Planners Keep Growth Engine Tuned

The planning and economic development departments within the Raleigh government have successfully catapulted the city into national rankings for growth and economics...