News and Events

Upcoming conference:

The 6th International Conference on Local Government
Centara Hotel, Khon Kaen Thailand, September 17-18, 2015
Congratulations to all Spring 2015 MPA Graduates! Several graduates: John Laskowski, Jared Heyn and Best Limsakun, are mentioned in NIU Today
Congratulations to our very own MPA student Laura Lake for being featured in Emerging Local Government Leaders.

Read about Laura's journey as she learns in NIU's classroom and works at her internship at the Village of Morton Grove.
Photo of Laura Lake

Laura Lake NIU MPA Student
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Todd Schmidt MPA 1999
Congratulations to NIU MPA Alum Todd Schmidt (MPA '99), for recently being named one of Madison's 40 Under 40 by InBusiness Magazine.

You make us proud, Todd!!
The Department is a feature article in the Winter Issue of Northern Now magazine.

We're "leading the pack" at NIU!

Link to Northern Now Magazine 

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