MPA@UNC Blog


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...

City Planning Profiles: Raleigh

Below, Bowers discusses the factors that make Raleigh one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, how the public and digital media play a role in city planning and how the Raleigh of today compares to the Raleigh of 10-15 years ago...