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ASPA members can benefit from a number of opportunities to improve their professional development through participation in ASPA webinars or the Society's collaboration with other associations and organizations. 

BOOKTALK ON HIGHER EDUCATION AND JOB CREATION

The job market is training and so is higher education. Is the job of universities and colleges just to produce new employees or should they also develop better citizens? Higher education requires a more integrative approach, according to author Thomas Bryer. Learn more from Bryer about this approach on ASPA's next BookTalk on Thursday, Dec. 17 at 1 pm. Register now.

 

WHAT'S NEW?

 



THE STATE OF THE LAW IN AMERICAN DEMOCRACY
Something is wrong with the law if those entrusted to enforce it repeatedly violate it. Read more.

SOCIAL MEDIA AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Social media platforms are often referred to as Web 2.0 tools for governments. Read more.


ASPA BLOG

 

 

  


The ASPA blog features commentary on news topics and how they relate to public administration. Check it out.

WOODROW WILSON: A REVIEW - It may not seem too unusual that a historical figure on the level of Woodrow Wilson would have a plethora of biographies written on his life and career. Read more.

WHAT WE CAN REMEMBER- As we remember the 73rd anniversary of the attack of Pearl Harbor, that Day in Infamy recalls an important moment in U.S. history. Read more.



 

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Dec. 3 - Meet Your New National Council Members

Nov. 12 - ASPA Honoring Outstanding Public Servants ... Nominate One Today
 


 

 

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ASPA NEWS


NEW ASPA LEADERS ELECTED

ASPA members have elected new leaders to the National Council, the Society's governing body. Meet our new National Council members. New officers will be sworn in at the 2015 Annual Conference. Read more.


REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2015 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Register now and attend the largest gathering of public administrators from the U.S. and across the globe. Attend ASPA's 2015 Annual Conference in Chicago, IL. Hotel rooms available for only $209 per night. Book now.









ASPA SOUTH FLORIDA CHAPTER ASKS MAYOR TO RECONSIDER STAFF PENALTIES


ASPA'S South Florida has asked Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez to reconsider what the group calls 'excessive penalties' for a budget director over an advertisement error. Read more.


ASPA RELEASES NEW RESOURCE ON FEDERALISM AND ACA


ASPA has released a new Leadership Insights,  a resource for public administrators and scholars that highlights contemporary topics. Our latest issue features Dr. Frank J. Thompson and his perspective on federalism in light of the Affordable Care Act. Read more.