TSO 2019 Board Elections

For more details about the roles and responsibilities of each position, read TSO’s Election Handbook. If you have any questions or concerns about this election, email tspppastudentorg@gmail.com. Executive Board Presidential Candidates  Alvan Makoundi-Tchibinda I believe TSO is an organization that works to promote a welcoming environment to all of us, where we can safely meet … More TSO 2019 Board Elections

TSO Sweater Sale & Fundraiser

Finally! Trachtenberg School specific apparel. Available for purchase between November 8th and November 14th. TSO has been diligently working to design a high quality, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration branded sweater. Follow this link to purchase. (NOTE: we previously had another navy 1/4 zip option, due to quality concerns, we changed to … More TSO Sweater Sale & Fundraiser

Fall 2018 Events

Welcome Back Trachtenberg! Whether Fall 2018 is the beginning of a new grad school journey, your second out of three years, the start of the last year in Trachtenberg, or even your last semester with us, we’re excited to get to know you and watch you grow! We have amazing students starting their Trachtenberg voyage … More Fall 2018 Events


Trachtenberg’s first big event is retreat from September 22-23! Mingle, lip sync battle, eat s’mores, make friends, play games, beast at trivia, and sleep next to your new best friends! Want to come? Buy your ticket here! Want to join TSO? Join here!

Congrats Grads!

  Congratulations TSPPPA graduates! We are extremely proud to have you in our alumni network!    Lost After Graduation? Talk with our AMAZING career goddesses! Denise and Gwenn are happy to meet with you to discuss all things career and future! Visit Handshake to schedule an appointment or visit the Career Advancement page for open … More Congrats Grads!

Finals Study Session

Join Trachtenberg TAs in a two hour study session before finals kick off! Enjoy food, prizes, and communal suffering with your TSPPPA peers! Classes include: 6002 | 6007 | 6013 | 6014 South Hall is located on F St NW near the Smith Center and Hotel Hive/&pizza.   Contact Samantha Sears or Anthony Cespedes with … More Finals Study Session

Spring Soiree 2018

  Engage in an evening of fantasy at the grandest speakeasy in town! From a suspenseful murder mystery to dancing the night away with classic childhood tunes, this night won’t disappoint. Come with your sweetheart or stag with friends for an evening of blissful delight we’re sure you’ll enjoy. Saint Yves  Located a convenient 5 minute walk … More Spring Soiree 2018