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NCSL delegation (2019)

   May 1, 2020

Our North Carolina Student Legislature delegation participated in October 2019 debates at Campbell University and November 2019 debates at Lenoir Rhyne College. At the October Interim Council, our delegation passed 4 of the 6 resolutions they introduced. Zachary Saunders won the Best Speaker Award and Sarah Dunning won the Best Resolution Award for her resolution on Red Flag gun protections....

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UNC Charlotte Model UN

   May 1, 2020

The UNC Charlotte Model UN team traveled to Atlanta Georgia to participate in the Southern Regional Model UN conference. Thirty-five students attended. With the exception of three delegates, all students attending were new and this was their first major conference. They did very well taking home a Distinguished Delegation award, two outstanding delegate awards, and two most improved delegate...

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Douglas & Mohr - Cost accounting article

   May 1, 2020

Jim Douglas, Zach Mohr and Ringa Raudla published a comparative public administrative article on the use of cost accounting in Public Administrative Review  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/puar.13162

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Suzanne Leland - new publications

   May 1, 2020

Suzanne Leland, Jacqueline Chattopadhyay, Jaclyn Piatak and Cherie Maestas had an article titled "Policy Venue Preference and Relative Trust in Government in a Federal System" accepted for publication  in Governance.

Suzanne Leland, Olga Smirnova and Chris Goodman had an article titled "The Consequences of Specialized Governance on Spending and Expansion of Public...

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Ben Radford - paper accepted

   May 1, 2020

Ben Radford had his paper "Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Cross-Document Detection and Coreference Identification of Militarized Interstate Disputes" accepted to the 2020 LREC Proceedings.

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Tom Barth - questions for PA Times from COVID-19

   May 1, 2020

Tom Barth published an essay in the PA Times, "Key Public Admiistration Questions from COID-19"  aspatimes.org/key-public-administration-questions-from-covid-19/

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J. Piatak's article wins Mary Parker Follett Award

   May 1, 2020

Jaclyn Piatak's co-authored article, "Informal Accountability in Children's Service Networks: The Role of Frontline Workers," was selected by the journal Awards Committee to win the Mary Parker Follett Award for best theory-informed research article in 2019, Volume 43, of Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance.

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Dr. Jaclyn Piatak - Informal Accountability

   April 30, 2020

LeRoux, K., Piatak, J., Romzek, B., and Johnston, J. (2019) . Informal Accountability in Children's Service Networks: The Role of Frontline  Workers,  Human Service Organizations: Management Leadership & Governance, 1-17.

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Dr. Tom Barth - Americans with Disabilities

   April 30, 2020

Dr, Tom Barth (MPA Director) had his essay "Amerians with Disabilities: A Reminder for Public Administrators" published inn the PA Times. (2019)

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Dr. Leland- NC Dept of Transportation

   April 30, 2020

Suzanne Leland received a grant from the North Carolina Department of Transportation for $194,000 for FY2019-2020 titled "Bench-Marking Non-Motorized Policies and Project Delivery." 

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