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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.

Congratulations, Carly!

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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?

Presentations, Media Hits, and Published Papers

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.

Dean's Blog

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."

Presentations, Media Hits, and Published Papers

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.

Dean's Blog

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

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What policies, laws, and regulations can help improve health and health equity?

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Sharon Kioko, along with co-authors Tima Moldogaziev and W. Bartley Hildreth, were recently honored with the 2018 Jesse Burkhead Award for their article “Impact of Bankruptcy Eligibility Requirements and Statutory Liens on Borrowing Costs”.

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Evans School Distinguished Practitioner and Senior Lecturer Dorothy Bullitt was named a finalist for the 2018 Distinguished Teaching Award, given annually by the University of Washington.

Student News

Congratulations to the following Evans School students and recent alumni, who were honored on May 2, 2018, and formally inducted as members of Pi Alpha Alpha (PAA)!

Student News

In April, Lyndsay Gordon (MPAc '18) competed in the Patagonia Case Competition at UC Berkeley.

Alumni Profile

MPA graduate Erik Houser won the prestigious EPARCC teaching case award sponsored by the Maxwell School at Syracuse.  Professor Craig Thomas and Associate Professor Stephen Page provided guidance and support on “Combat and Collaboration in Se