Connect and Network with Maxwell Friends in Washington

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Please join us for an alumni gathering in Washington on October 31!  Reconnect with fellow alumni, greet Maxwell friends and family from campus including Dean David Van Slyke, and meet current and prospective students.

Date & Location

Wednesday, 10/31/2018
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Westin Washington, DC City Center
Fringetree Bar & Restaurant (off the lobby)
1400 M Street N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20005
McPherson Square Metro

Other Details

This event is free and open to Maxwell School alumni, their guests, students, and prospective students.  Light appetizers will be served; cash bar.

RSVP

Online at cc.syr.edu/maxwell-dc-october-2018 by October 30.

Questions?  Contact Jessica Murray at 315.443.2660 or jwmurr01@syr.edu.

 

Join Maxwell for an Alumni Reception at the APPAM Conference in Washington, D.C.

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Please join the Maxwell School for an alumni reception at the APPAM Conference in Chicago.  Meet and connect with Public Administration and International Affairs chair Bob Bifulco ’94 MPA/’01 PhD (PA) and PAIA faculty attending the conference.  Director of Development Norma Shannon ’91 MPA and Director of Alumni Relations Jessica Murray will also be in attendance.

We hope you’ll enjoy this special opportunity to reconnect with your Maxwell colleagues and fellow alumni in D.C.!

Date and Location

Friday, November 9, 2018
6:30–8:00 p.m. EST   Reception and networking

Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Wilson C (Mezzanine Level)
2660 Woodley Road N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008
202.328.2000

Event Details

This event is free and open to Maxwell School alumni, their guests, students, and prospective students.  Light appetizers will be served.

Conference attendees and local alumni are invited to join us. Attendees need not be registered for the APPAM conference to join us.

RSVP and More Information

Register online at cc.syr.edu/maxwell-dc-november-2018.

Questions?  Contact Jessica Murray in the Maxwell Alumni Office at 315.443.2660 or jwmurr01@syr.edu.


 

*Maxwell faculty attending the APPAM conference include:

Robert Bifulco ’94 MPA/’01 PhD (PA)
Associate Dean, Chair, and Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Leonard Burman
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Paul Volcker Chair in Behavioral Economics
Institute Fellow, Urban Institute

Sarah Hamersma
Associate Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Colleen Heflin
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Len Lopoo
Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Public Policy
Director, Center for Policy Research
Director, Maxwell X Lab

Katherine Michelmore
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Amy Ellen Schwartz
Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs
Daniel Patrick Moynihan Chair in Public Affairs

Saba Siddiki
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Matt Young
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Ye ’15 named Executive Search and Assessment Professional At Russell-Reynolds Associates

Iris YeIris Ye ’15 BA (econ) was recently named executive search and assessment professional at Russell-Reynolds Associates in Shanghai, China. Russell-Reynolds Associates, a management consulting firm, currently operates as a premier provider of senior-level executive search and assessment. Previously, Ye served as a research associate for Signium International Inc. in Shanghai/Hong Kong, China.

Eggleston named city manager of Morehead City, NC

Eggleston BlogRyan T. Eggleston ’03 BA (Hist/PSc) was recently named city manager in Morehead City, North Carolina. Eggleston is leaving South Fayette, Pennsylvania, where he has been township manager for nearly six years. Prior to his time in South Fayette Eggleston worked as the city manager for Oil City and as the borough manager for the Borough of Greenville. For more information visit this site.

Dadey named Chief of Mission at IOM Philippines

Dadey blogKristin M. Dadey ’94 BA (IR/PSc) and ’98 JD/MPA was just named Chief of Mission at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Philippines.  She will be working in Manila, Philippines. IOM works to promote humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. It does so by providing services and advices to governments and migrants. Dadey has been at IOM since September of 2003 when she came on as the Program Manager for the Counter Trafficking Unit in Jakarta Indonesia. Through her years at IOM Dadey has worked in Tblisi, Georgia as a Program Development Manager, in Cairo Egypt as the Senior Program Manager for Migrant Assistance and Protection, and in Phnom Pehn, Cambodia as senior program manager, head of programs.

Wallace named dean at Georgia State University

WallaceSally Wallace ’86 MA (Econ)/’88 PhD (Econ) has been named dean of the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University. For the past year, Wallace has been serving as interim dean for the school. She has been on Georgia State’s faculty since 1991 as a professor of economics and, for five years, as the economics department chair. Prior to her time at GSU Wallace was a financial economist with the Office of Tax analysis at the United States Treasury Department. For more information on her appointment, see this article.

Connect with Maxwell August 1: Two Events, One Great Afternoon

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Join Maxwell for two great events during one afternoon, Wednesday, August 1!

During the afternoon (2:00-3:30 p.m.), Maxwell Professor Brian Taylor will be featured in a timely book discussion around his new book “The Code of Putinism.” A noted scholar on contemporary Russian politics, he will be joined by a panel of experts at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Maxwell’s home in D.C.

In the evening (5:30-7:30 p.m.), alumni and friends will congregate at an alumni gathering.  Welcome recent graduates and summer students to D.C. and connect with Maxwell friends from campus including Professor Taylor and Norma Shannon, Director of Development.

We invite you to join us for one or both of these events – full details, including registration information for each event, are located below.

Book Talk: The Code of Putin

Wednesday, August 1 ~ 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Center for Strategic and International Studies
1616 Rhode Island Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036

Register:
csis.org/events/code-putinism-book-launch-event

Summer Maxwell Alumni Gathering

Wednesday, August 1 ~ 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Fuel Pizza
1606 K Street N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20006

Register:
cc.syr.edu/maxwell-dc-august-2018

Questions? Contact the Maxwell Alumni Office at alum@maxwell.syr.edu or (315) 443-2660.

Other Details

These events are free and open to Maxwell School alumni, their guests, students, and prospective students.

 

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