Monthly Archives: October 2018


2016-17 Annual Accreditation Data Report Released!

COPRA is pleased to release its Annual Accreditation Data Report! The 2016-17 Report provides increased insight into the public affairs field, and the faculty, students, and alumni of our accredited programs. Thank you to each NASPAA-accredited program for providing the data featured in…

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Meet Roger E. Hartley, new COPRA member!

Roger E. Hartley, Ph.D. Dean, College of Public Affairs  University of Baltimore I was born and raised in Cross Lanes, West Virginia. Like many of our students, I am a first generation college graduate. Among the things that I am…

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Meet Verna Smith, new COPRA member!

Verna Smith, Ph.D. Director, Master’s Programmes Victoria University of Wellington Verna Smith is Director of the Master’s Programmes and Senior Lecturer in Public Policy for the School of Government at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. She has qualifications…

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NASPAA at ARNOVA 2018 in Austin

Join us at the 2018 Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action Conference on November 15 for a NASPAA Standards Colloquium. The conversation will be led by Dr. Chandler Stolp of the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The…

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