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King County Executive Dow Constantine today praised DCHS Director Adrienne Quinn for her contributions to King County after she accepted an offer to be a Distinguished Practitioner at the University of Washington’s Evans School

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Evans School Ph.D. candidate Adam Hayes and Tyler Scott (Ph.D. '15) published a paper in Policy Studies Journal titled "Multiple Network Analysis for Complex Governance Systems Using Surveys and Online Behavior."

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Evans School Professor Justin Marlowe was recently appointed to Washington State Governor Jay Inslee’s Council of Economic Advisors.  This Council advises the Governor on state financial matters, including the s

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Evans School Ph.D. candidate Adam Hayes has been named a 2018 NASPAA Emerging Scholar.

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Evans School graduate Allison Kelly (PhD, '17) has been selected as the winner of the 2018 Distinguished Dissertation Awards in the Social Sciences by the University of Washington Graduate School. Dr.

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David Evans at The World Bank's Development Impact Blog discusses Professor Mary Kay Gugerty's New Book, "The Goldilocks Challenge: Right-Fit Evidence for the Social Sector": 

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MPA Student Carly Joerger was recently selected to recieve a scholarship from the Washington City/County Management Association (WCMA) and will be presented with her award on August 16 at the WCMA annual conference.

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How is Seattle’s law requiring paid sick leave affecting take-home pay for the city’s workers and productivity for its businesses?

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Evans School Acting Assistant Professor Grant Blume will be part of the UW's 18-19 Collegium Seminar lineup. These seminars are 1-2 credit discussion-based courses for UW undergrad freshmen.

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Gov. Jay Inslee today appointed attorney Michelle Gonzalez to direct Washington’s new Women’s Commission, which will advise the governor, the Legislature and state agencies on issues important to women.

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The Evans School is saddened by the loss of Evans School Professor and Dean Emeritus Hubert Locke, who passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018. 

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Professor Emeritus Robert Plotnick delivered two lectures at Seoul National University, Korea, on May 16 and 17: "Effects of Increasing the Minimum Wage: Lessons from the Seattle Experiment," and "Minimum Wage and Welfare Policies."

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Assistant Professor Rachel Fyall's article "Nonprofits as Advocates and Providers: A Conceptual Framework" was recognized by Policy Studies Journal as one of the journal’s top 20 most downloaded recent papers in 2016-17.

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Parrington Hall, home to the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance, will undergo a major remodel in 2019.