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NYU Wagner Student Shares in Grand Prize for App to Track Heating Violations

Great compliments to Noelle Francois, an MPA student at NYU Wagner with a policy focus, and her civic hacking venture for scoring a grand prize in the New York City annual BigApps contest! The top honors were awarded by...

Op-ed by Professor Paul C. Light Discusses "Cascade" of Federal Failures

Paul C. Light, the Paulette Goddard Professor of Public Service at NYU Wagner, shines a bright light on the increase in Federal government failures of recent years, and points towards a path for fundamental policy and...

NYU Wagner Graduate Sue Donoghue Appointed to Lead Prospect Park Alliance

NYU Wagner congratulates recent alumna Sue Donoghue (MPA, 2007) for her appointment as President and Parks Administrator for the...

Professor Thad Calabrese's Article on Nonprofit Management Wins Editors' Prize

Congratulations to Thad Calabrese, Assistant Professor of Public and Nonprofit Financial Management here at NYU Wagner: His groundbreaking article “...

New Fulbright Scholarship Designated For NYU Wagner/UCL Global EMPA Program

NYU Wagner is pleased to announce that a Fulbright scholarship will be offered to an outstanding student from the United Kingdom who gains admission to the Executive Program for Global Policy Leaders (...

NYU Wagner Students Excel at Cornell-Rockefeller Case Competition

Three cheers for NYU Wagner students Hani Kfouri and Vanesa Bobadilla and the rest of their “Grey Matters” team for their outstanding performance at the recent Cornell-Rockefeller Case...

Professor Daniel L. Smith elected as ABFM Vice Chair

Daniel L. Smith, associate professor of public budgeting and financial management at NYU Wagner, has been elected Vice Chair of the Association for Budgeting and Financial Management (ABFM...

Survey: To Lead, Attend a School of Public Service

Eighty-eight percent of senior public officials in state, county, and city government surveyed by Governing magazine say their graduate degree in a government-related field was helpful in preparing them for their current...

NYU Wagner Graduate Makes "40 Under 40" Honor Roll for 2014

NYU Wagner alumnus Errol Pierre (MPA in Health Policy & Financial Management, 2013) has been awarded The Network Journal’s 40 Under 40 award for his volunteer work as...

NYC Mayor and Chancellor Launch Community Schools Initiative at NYU Wagner

Speaking at NYU Wagner, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña on July 17 detailed their plans to develop “Community Schools” that will match comprehensive community-based social services with learning...