Spring Colloquium: The Future of Local Government Management
with Distinguished Professor H. George Frederickson
Our 50th Anniversary Celebration continues with a special presentation about the future of local government management by Dr. H. George Frederickson co-sponsored by the ILCMA Professional Development Committee and the Metro Managers. Professor Emeritus Frederickson, a leading intellectual leader in public administration for nearly 50 years, will describe an exciting future for local government management and place it in the context of changing politics, values, and ethics.
Dr. Fredrickson’s presentation will be followed by the Metro Managers luncheon which will include a panel responding to his comments. Featured on the panel are:
Join us on March 20 at Harry Caray's in Lombard for The Future of Local Government Management. For complete information please visit http://www.ilcma.org/DocumentCenter/View/2338. To register visit https://www.ilcma.org/forms.aspx?FID=76
50th Anniversary Spring Gala Dinner: The Department of Public Administration in the 21st Century
The 50th Anniversary Celebration concludes April 11 with our Gala Dinner in downtown Chicago in the beautiful Cathedral Hall at the prestigious University Club. Our keynote speaker, The Honorable Tammy Duckworth, will be joined by distinguished guests, including NIU’s new president, Douglas Baker, all of the emeritus MPA Directors (Agranoff, Banovetz, Esseks, Gabris, and Menzel) and many emeritus faculty. Generously sponsored by Christopher Burke Engineering, the gala features a jazz trio before and after dinner, plenty of conversations, and excellent food.
Please join your classmates, professors, old friends and new, as we celebrate the new Department of Public Administration, the new School of Public & Global Affairs, and we join together to inspire the new generation of public service professionals who will lead our communities in the 21st century.
Professor and Chair
Visit the recap of our 50th Anniversary events from this fall.
And get your NIU MPA gear here!
Valerie L. Salmons, Chair
James C. Barr
Denise E. Burchard
Brian A. Bourdeau
Richard L. Escalante
Gregory T. Kuhn
Susan K. McLaughlin
James H. Norris
Dawn S. Peters
Kimberly D. Richardson
Kathleen F. Rush
John E. Savage
Bradford J. Townsend
Professor Kurt Thurmaier