Recent News

CONGRATULATIONS to Jeff Colbert for receiving UNCG's Spirit Award! Chancellor Linda Brady presented him this award on September 22nd!

Reaccreditation News

Our MPA program has been fully reaccredited by NASPAA (Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration) for seven years, as of July 2014. This reaccreditation affirms the quality of our program, our faculty and our students.

CONGRATULATIONS to Price Felker and Malbert Smith who won the Student Excellence Award. This is UNCG's highest academic honor for undergraduates!

CONGRATULATIONS to Melissa Midget, PSC Alumnus ('01), who won the 2014 Young Democrats of North Carolina Public Service Award!

Congratulations to the Summer 2014 MPA and Nonprofit Management Certificate Students!!

The Summer 2014 MPA Graduates are: Brian Boggs and Kelly Misiak.

The Summer 2014 Nonprofit Management Certificate Graduates are: Karat Berhane, Ayana Canady, Brittni Collins, Karyl Gabriel, Brent Greene, Mary Ellen Gustainis, Rachel Porter, Meredith Potter, Bryceton Proctor, Sara Reed and Kirby Wilson.

CONGRATULATIONS to all of you!!!

Online Nonprofit Management Certificate Program Starting Its Fourth Year!

Students can complete the entire program of 15 credits online within one year, or take some or all courses on campus. Financial Aid is an option. For the curriculum details and application information, go to

Congratulations to the MPA Student Award Winners for 2013-2014

  • North Carolina City/County Managers Association Scholarship - Donald Scales
  • Next Generation Graduate Award - Nathan Levin-Aspenson, Kelly Misiak, Alexandra Zaleski
  • Cemala Scholarship Fellow - Laura Berkstresser
  • Cemala Foundation Scholars Award - Leigh Anne Kincaid, Sara Patterson, Sarah Spagnola, Amanda Wise
  • May Davidson Scholarship Fund - Hunter Glenn, Mitra Wilkenfeld, Sumera Syed, Brandie Williams

Congratulations to Student Award Winners for 2014-2015

  • Political Science Outstanding Student - Price Felker, Sean Norton
  • Annie Moring Alexander Scholarship Recipient - Marion Siegle, Simone Cappati, Michael Peterson
  • Coman Research Assistant - Sean Norton
  • May Davidson Scholarship Recipients - Donald Sherrod, Zandra Cuff, Marian Burroughs, Jamese Pinkston, William Albright, Andrea Pascal
  • Debbie Beatty Memorial Fund - Mark Parent
  • Mina Weil Memorial Fund - Mally Smith