Evans School News

Announcing New Evans School Faculty Member Sharon Kioko
Sharon Kioko will join the Evans School faculty as an associate professor, beginning in Autumn Quarter. Kioko comes to us from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, where she is currently an associate professor. She is an expert in public financial...
Alison Cullen Selected as SRA 2014 Distinguished Educator Award
Professor Alison Cullen has recieved the 2014 Distinguished Educator Award from the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA). She was presented the SRA Annual Meeting Awards Luncehon in December in Denver. The award was made in recognition a teacher, author, or mentor who has contributed substantially to...
Mark Long Elected APPAM Vice President 2015-2016
Professor Mark Long was elected vice president of the Association of Public Policy and Management (APPAM) for a two-year term beginning 2015. As vice president, Long carries the responsibilities of serving as the vice chair for the organization's Committee on the Fall Research Conference and...
Constance Rice (MPA ’70, Ph.D. Education ’74) Announced as 2014 Distinguished Alum
Constance Rice (MPA ’70, Ph.D. Education ’74) has been announced as the winner of the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award, and wil be honored at the Puget Sound Alumni Reception on January 28. Rice will be honored for her commitment to public service and lifetime record and impact...
Washington State Legislature Recognizes Governor Dan Evans' 50th Governorship Anniversary
Lawmakers from the Washington State House and Senate marked the 50th anniversary of former Governor and U.S. Senator Dan Evans's inauguration as the 16th governor of the State of Washington on January 14. The Washington State Senate and House of Representatives passed HR 4602 and SR 8602 to...
Justin Marlowe Publishes New Governing article
Associate Professor of Public Affairs and Endowed Professor of Public Finance and Civic Engagement Justin Marlowe published his latest column, “Environmental Risks Becoming Part of Bond Assessments” in Governing magazine in December.Marlowe authors a bimonhtly series in Governing...
Mary Kay Gugerty Authors a Top Article of 2014
Nancy Bell Evans Professor in Nonprofit Management Mary Kay Gugerty's article on "Measuring Impact Isn't for Everyone" (co-authored with Dean Karlan) is one of the ten most popular Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) articles for 2014. The article was published in April as...
Robert Plotnick Appointed to State Workgroup on Child Support
Daniel J. Evans Professor of Public Affairs and Associate Dean Robert Plotnick has been appointed by Governor Jay Inslee to the Child Support Schedule Workgroup, tasked with reviewing and making recommendations to the legislature and the governor regarding the child support guidelines in the State...
Seattle is a great place to live and learn
For the past 50 years, the Evans School of Public Affairs has built a reputation as one of the best public policy schools in the nation. Located on the University of Washington (UW) campus nestled along the shores of Lake Washington in the city of Seattle, the school is defined by a tradition of...
Inside Outlook: New series sponsored by the Evans School
The Evans School is proud to support the new UWTV current affairs series, “Inside Outlook.” The series, moderated by Gavin P. Sullivan, cuts through ideological division to advance the conversation and inspire action around the concerns facing our region. Each episode features a...