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Engagement and Collaboration MPA Online

Great Virtual Teamwork

By Dr. Dora Kingsley Vertenten, Professor (Teaching) Online education is programming that the USC Price School has been perfecting for ten years. The MPA online program has been wildly enhanced by implementation of soft skills learning along with the usual critical thinking and analytic lessons for students.  Students in the MPAOL program report participating in more […]

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Engagement and Collaboration MPA Online Public Policy

Opportunity Knocks, PAs

By Dr. Matthew Wheeler, Adjunct Associate Professor Guess what, public administrators… there’s a knock at our door.  That sound?  Why yes, that is opportunity.  Perhaps relevance, legitimacy and validation knocking too.  Of course, we all understand our value as fiduciaries of public interest.  However; we also understand our own professional achilles of the public recognizing […]

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Engagement and Collaboration MPA Online Online Learning Online Teaching

Welcome to Your Brave New (Online) Classroom

By Dr. Kelly Campbell Rawlings, Associate Professor (Teaching) Every day it is becoming increasingly clear that the COVID-19 pandemic is going to have much wider- and longer-reaching impacts on how we deliver and teach our courses. To date, faculty around the world and across universities, disciplines, and departments have been scrambling, with varying levels of […]