Monthly Archives: March 2016


March 2016 Monthly Roundup

Looking to expand your knowledge related to accreditation, higher education, program management, or performance management? Every month, we share a short list of articles or resources from around the web that may be interesting and valuable to NASPAA-accredited programs. ICYMI:…

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How do the NASPAA Standards Relate?

A visual look at the interlocking nature of the NASPAA Standards. How can the Standards help with program strategic planning? Click to learn!

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Interested in earning NASPAA Accreditation?

Join 192 of your peer programs and earn NASPAA Accreditation! NASPAA Accreditation supports program improvement and student learning outcomes by requiring programs to demonstrate their contributions to advancing the knowledge, research, and practice of public service. It provides external value to your…

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Don’t miss these conferences!

Take advantage of one or all of these upcoming 2016 conferences to connect with colleagues, network with peers, and share research, best practices, and ideas: SECoPA | October 13-16, 2016 | Raleigh, North Carolina: Reexamining Key Relationships in American Governance NECoPA |…

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Why NASPAA Accreditation?

I was struck recently by a conversation with a cherished colleague, who from her vantage point as someone who has served on COPRA and led a program through reaccreditation more than once, was apt to remind me that the accreditation process…

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Sharpen your program’s assessment this summer!

Interested in learning more about logic models and the integral role they play in evaluating programs? Join your colleagues from the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland, College Park for a course at Central European University this…

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Learn from your peers!

With each review cohort, COPRA identifies Peer Examples aimed at providing models of good or emerging examples of how programs have approached pieces of the accreditation process. While COPRA does not recommend one program’s work over another, as the specific needs and contexts…

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Join NASPAA as a Summer 2016 Intern!

NASPAA is seeking a master’s student in fields such as public policy, public administration, education, or similar for an Internship for approximately 12 weeks during Summer 2016. Primary responsibilities are expected to include of the following: • Creating a dashboard report…

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#NASPAASim16

Hear from NASPAA’s Emily Reineke the global value of NASPAA’s Second Annual Student Simulation Competition, including its focus on cultural competency! Video credit: Maastricht University – Maastricht Graduate School of Governance Want to learn more? Visit the #NASPAASim16 Website!

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