Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique PCA 257
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
The Department of Public Administration Congratulates Executive MPA student, Isabelle Carballo, for leading the South Florida team at the Sustainable Communities Leadership Academy “Building a Sustainable Economic Future through Equity and Inclusion” that will be held in Baltimore from March 11-13, 2014.
Five FIU MPA students will compete in the “Policy Solutions Challenge.” This is a national competition where teams of students from leading schools of public policy and public administration around the country will find creative solutions to current policy challenges. This year’s policy challenge is “Youth Unemployment.”
The Department of Public Administration would like to congratulate four of its MPA students for winning the award of Best Paper in the area of Policy Management in Seoul, Korea. Amaury Casadesus, Monica Fernandez, Michael Gregory, and Kebrina Maharaj took part in a week-long field trip to Seoul last spring as part of a PAD Contemporary Issues course focusing on public administration and management issues in Seoul, Korea. Their winning entry is titled “Cultural Policies of Seoul, Korea.”