November 24, 2009
A century ago in New York City, Luther Gulick, a founder of the field of public administration, helped launch and directed the Training School of Public Service within the Bureau of Municipal Research. The school later evolved into the Institute of Public Administration, or the IPA. The first center of professional education for public service, the IPA pioneered a rigorous approach to the work of government.
On Friday, December 4, starting at 9 a.m., a three-part symposium will be held at NYU Wagner-The Puck Building, 295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor, New York, N.Y.honoring and highlighting the efforts of Luther Gulick, the work of the IPA, and their contributions to the field of public administration.
The event schedule follows:
RSVP for any of the events, which are free and open to the public, is required. To register online, visit the Wagner school website.
About NYU Wagner
Established in 1938, the top-ranked Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University offers advanced programs leading to the professional degrees of: MPA in Public and Nonprofit Management & Policy; MPA in Health Policy & Management; Master of Urban Planning; Executive MPA; and Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration.
This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Events and Traditions, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Type: Press Release
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