Spring 2019
SPA Graduate Programs Ranked Among the Best in the Nation
Twenty-seven UCF programs were nationally ranked in the top 100 of their fields by U.S. News & World Report in the publication’s 2020 Best Graduate Schools edition. Of those, the School of Public Administration holds four rankings, including the two top-ranked graduate programs at UCF. 
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American Planning Association Donates $26,000 Scholarship Fund
The program was recognized by the Planning Accreditation Board for exemplifying excellence in performance, quality and integrity. 
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Agreement Creates New Study Abroad Opportunities for Students
A study abroad partnership between ADA University in the Republic of Azerbaijan and UCF allows undergraduate students to study at either university for up to two semesters.
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UCF Student Spearheads Nonprofit Dedicated to Addressing Homelessness in Orlando
Eric Camarillo, student in the master's of nonprofit management program, established SALT Outreach, Inc. in 2011. 
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Announcing the Retirement of Mary Ann Feldheim
After over 20 years with the university, Mary Ann Feldheim retired in January. 
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UCF to Partner with Lithuanian University for Dual Degree
UCF is partnering with Kaunas University of Technology in Lithuania to offer dual bachelor’s degrees in nonprofit management from UCF’s School of Public Administration and public administration from KTU in four years.
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Introducing Impact on Civil Society
PARC Examines Evidence-Based Policymaking
The School of Public Administration introduced Impact on Civil Society, which highlights the work of our faculty, students, and alumni within nonprofit management. 
Nearly 100 students, faculty, and practitioners gathered at the UCF Fairwinds Alumni Center on March 1 to explore how to use the influence of evidence on policy development to better serve communities at the Public Administration Research Conference.
UCF Center Celebrates 10 Years of Service to the Community
In 2008, the Center for Public and Nonprofit Management was established as the research extension of the UCF School of Public Administration. In 2018, the center celebrated 10 years of policy-changing research, 10 years of working with local nonprofit agencies and 10 years of support provided to the community at large through community engagement initiatives.
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