Jim Withers, M.D., Operation Safety Net
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Frick Fine Arts Building, 125 Lecture Hall
The Philanthropy Forum will host guest speaker, Tonya Allen, CEO of the Skillman Foundation, at 8:30 a.m., Wed., March 29 in the Ballroom of the O’Hara Student Center (4024 O’Hara St., Oakland). Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Ballroom, O’Hara Student Center
4024 O’Hara Street
Please RSVP to email@example.com
Light Refreshments Served
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Wed., March 29, 2017
Posvar Hall, 3911
(GSPIA students only)
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Dr. William Dunn has been named an Honorary Member of the Network of Schools and Institutes and Schools of Public Administration in Central and Eastern Europe. The award is given to recipients of the Alisa Brunovska Award for Teaching Excellence in Public Administration, and to former NISPAcee Presidents and Executive Directors. Dr. Dunn also recently received the University of Pittsburgh Provost's Award for Excellence in Mentoring.
The University of Pittsburgh was honored today with a national award recognizing its commitment to international education and the strength of its global programs. It is one of only four institutions nationwide to receive the 2017 Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization.
GSPIA Dean John Keeler presented George N. Cretekos (MPA ‘70) with the Distinguished Alumnus Award recently at a private dinner in his honor in sunny Sand Key, Florida. Cretekos was recognized for his lifelong commitment to public service with special dedication to the community of Clearwater, Florida, where he has served as a member of the City Council and, since 2012, as Mayor. To read George's bio, click here.
Kristen Maser Michaels named to theincline.com’s Who’s Next listing of the top 20 up-and-comers under age 40 among local community leaders and activists. Michaels, 34, is executive director of the Congress of Neighboring Communities (CONNECT). The organization works with the City of Pittsburgh and the 39 municipalities that create the urban core of Allegheny County to find ways they can work together across political boundaries.
Assistant Professor Sera Linardi and her colleagues from Pitt’s School of Social Work (PI: Jeffrey Shook) were recently awarded a grant as part of the university’s Integrative Social Science Research Initiative from the provost’s office. The project, “From Barely Making It To…? Effects of Raising Wages Among Low-Wage Workers” seeks to develop a new interdisciplinary research collaboration focused on the effects of wage increases on low-wage workers and their families.
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Commanding Military Power offers a new explanation of why some armed forces are stronger than others. Ryan Grauer advances a ‘command structure theory’ which combines insights from organization theory, international relations, and security studies literatures to provide a unique perspective on military power.
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