Government/MBA

Center for Advanced Governmental Studies Newsletter: Connect 2018

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Dear Alumni,  As spring comes to a close, we celebrate the end of another successful academic year here at CAGS and welcome a new class of alumni. This year 200 graduated from one of our existing 5 master’s and 3 certificate degrees! One of our alumni, Jeff Selingo (MA in Gov, ’01), delivered the AAP read more…

Dr. Jennifer Bachner Discusses Best State Capitals on WalletHub

Dr. Jennifer Bachner

Director of the MS in Government Analytics program Dr. Jennifer Bachner discusses how to evaluate the nation’s state capitals in WalletHub’s 2018’s Best State Capitals to Live in. For example, in response to the question of whether residents of capital cities are more likely to be politically engaged, Bachner explains: Given the work of political staff, read more…

MA in Government Faculty Member Al From Featured in Washington Post

Al From

MA in Government faculty member Al From was featured in Washington Post Magazine article, What Democrats can learn from the centrists who got Bill Clinton to the White House. Al From is the founder and former CEO of the Democratic Leadership Council. Al From is co-teaching a class with Alice McKeon Political Ideas, Strategy, and Policy Implementationin in the read more…

MS in Government Analytics Alum Zachary Hanson Publishes New Book

One of our distinguished Government Analytics alumni, Zachary Hanson, has just published a new book: The Art of Being Artificially Intelligent: A Millenial’s Guide to Faking It Till You Make It. About the book: It can be difficult to attain lofty goals and aspirations, especially for the millennial generation. The Art of Being Artificially Intelligent: A Millennial’s read more…

David Satter’s Op-Ed Article in The Wall Street Journal

David Satter

David Satter, adjunct faculty in the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, has published his op-ed in The Wall Street Journal: Trump Must Stand Strong Against Putin The president needs to show that the U.S. is prepared to deter Russian aggression.

Paul Weinstein’s Article on How CEOs Could Help Pay for Tax Reform

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, publishes a new article in The Hill: How CEOs could help pay for tax reform. When Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act, it included a requirement that U.S. companies annually report the ratio between their CEO and median worker pay. This modest provision takes effect this year, but read more…

Mark Stout Quoted in Popular Mechanics

Dr. Mark Stout

Dr. Mark Stout, Program Director of the MA in Global Security Studies, Certificate in Science, Technology and National Security, and the Certificate in Intelligence, was quoted in the article, How Many Spies Are Currently Living in the U.S.? To read the entire Popular Mechanics article, click here.

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