By Rebecca Young (MID '14)
Marina Duane (MID ’13) and Johnson Institute Leadership Portfolio Program alumna spoke to students, faculty and guests about the recent developments in her native country, Ukraine. Her presentation “Why Ukraine Matters,” examined the history and events that led up to the current conflict and offered an insider’s perspective on the country’s political unrest. Read more.
Deborah Walker (MPPM ‘05), former University of Pittsburgh police officer, has been hired to manage the Office of Municipal Investigations for the City of Pittsburgh. Read more.
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Jeremy Weber, currently a Research Economist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, has accepted our offer to join the GSPIA faculty in the Fall as an Assistant Professor specializing in the economics of energy, with an emphasis on the impact of the natural gas boom, and the economics of development. Read more.