Mykelle Richburg MPA ‘20, participated in the GW Alternative Breaks Program in Los Santos, Costa Rica, that included a number of projects focused on sustainable development with the community-based organization, Green Communities. ‪One of the projects included construction of a road to make travel more accessible‬. Advertisements


Thomas J. Rachko, Jr., MPA ’20, a full-time Associate in the U.S. Program at the Human Rights Watch, former New York City Urban Fellow, and honors CUNY Hunter College Grad, dedicates his career to criminal justice reform, drug policy and immigration!

Spring break at the White House!

Kaitlin Smith MPP ‘19, Analies Dyjak MA-ENRP ‘20, Diana Aguilera MPP ‘20, Diego Scharifker MPA ‘20, Gabriel Picinini MPA ‘20, and Anna Weckmuller MPP ‘20, spent the day touring both the Eisenhower Executive Building and West Wing at the White House!

GW’s Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration ranked top 14!

We are proud to announce that the just-released U.S. News & World Report rankings place GW’s Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration at 14th overall among 285 schools considered this year! Additionally, we ranked top 10 in public policy, top 8 in international global policy, top 9 in public management and leadership, top … More GW’s Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration ranked top 14!

International Women’s Day

Trachtenberg Environmental Resource Policy Students Raisa Barrera, MA-ENRP ‘20 and Tina Tagliaferri, MA-ENRP ‘20, received a scholarship to attend the 2019 International Women Day’s Forum, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the U.S. Department of State, where they learned how to achieve gender equality in the workplace and community!

NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition

This weekend Trachtenberg students competed in the NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition which allows graduate students in public policy and related fields to test their skills on real-world data. During the day long-event, these students acted in various roles as cabinet members of a virtual country attempting to address a migrate issue. Congratulations students! (L-R) Reeve, … More NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition