PAA Spring Networking Event: March 14, 2013
Online MPA "Coffee Talk": April 16, 2013
The MPA Director, Dr. Palus, and Assistant Director, Stephanie Nissen, hosted a "coffee talk" for students enrolled in the online MPA Program.
ICMA Student Chapter Spring Event: April 18, 2013
"Municipal Pensions: Reform and Funding Options"
Thirteenth Annual MPA Dinner: April 27, 2013
Speaker: Willie C. Taylor
Mr. Taylor is the Director for the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Philadelphia Regional Office. He provides managerial oversight for the agency’s financial resources, programs and staff. Mr. Taylor rejoined the EDA family in April 2008. Prior to his return to EDA, Mr. Taylor was employed by the Escambia County (FL) Board of County Commissioners in 2006 as the Assistant County Administrator for Community Services and Public Services agencies. In addition to working in Escambia County, Mr. Taylor’s local government experience includes nearly six years of employment with Miami-Dade County (FL) Government. In his tenure with Miami-Dade County, he held various administrative and professional positions within the Planning Department, the Housing Agency, the Solid Waste Management Department and the Office of Community and Economic Development. Mr. Taylor obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Florida A & M University. He also holds a Master’s Degree in City and Regional Planning from Clemson University.
Pi Alpha Alpha Induction Ceremony: May 16, 2013
Pi Alpha Alpha Fall Colloquium: September 19, 2013
The Villanova Chapter of Pi Alpha Alpha presents The Vocation to Public Service. This year’s event welcomes Villanova Alum Nick Palso, M.P.A, Ph.D. as the guest speaker. Nick currently serves as the Environmental Protection Specialist/Outdoor Recreation Planner for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
MPA Annual Tailgate: October 5, 2013
Villanova vs. William and Mary
ICMA Student Chapter Fall Event: November 7, 2013
“Developing a Communication Plan: Social Networking, Websites and Emergencies”