“I think it’s really exciting. One could say Oh, the challenges are overwhelming but the students are so exciting, and they have so many new ideas . . . they want so much to make a difference in how people live their lives. It’s a great time to be a dean.”

Last month I had the pleasure of speaking with Katie Rose at the Centre for Public Impact while attending the annual NASPAA conference – this year, in Chicago, IL.

Our conversation focused on innovation in the public sector—not just new technologies or products—but on how we’re training our students to be true innovators and policy leaders.

I think this comment best summarizes the work we’re doing together here at Evans:  

“I think it’s really exciting. One could say Oh, the challenges are overwhelming but the students are so exciting, and they have so many new ideas . . . they want so much to make a difference in how people live their lives. It’s a great time to be a dean.”

Listen to the entire conversation