As Deputy City Administrator of the City of Bolivar, Tracy Slagle oversees Human Resources, Planning and Zoning, and the Community/Economic Development staff. Tracy earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration in 2010 (one of the last). Tracy had worked previously
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Wishing our MGS and MPA grads well!
The annual Political Science department graduation dinner was held on Thursday, May 18th in the Meyer Alumni Center. We were pleased to welcome graduating seniors, MA candidates from the Global Studies and Public Administration graduate programs, their families and, Political
After graduating from the MGS program, I started by teaching Spanish at the University of Missouri Kansas City, then worked my way over to the Applied Language Institute where I started as an International Student Liaison and now work as
After 43 years of dedicated service, our Philosophy colleague, Dr. Jack Knight, is retiring at the end of the Spring 2017 semester. At at reception this afternoon, a bear with questionable lineage presented Jack with a special certificate signed by
Dr. Ashley Leinweber has accepted an appointment to the Advisory Consortium for the Bert and Phyllis Lamb Prize in Political Science. The Bert & Phyllis Lamb Prize in Political Science is presented to an outstanding Political Science undergraduate who best
Big shout out to former Missouri State Political Science faculty member, Dr. Stacy Ulbig. Stacy has been nominated for the Texas State University System Regents’ Teaching award for outstanding performance. Stacy is a Professor of Political Science at Sam Houston
Congratulations to 2016 MGS alumnus Asher Allman on his employment in Missouri U.S. Senator Roy Blunt’s Washington, D.C. office. Asher’s focus as a graduate student was in international relations and security. His title in Senator Blunt’s office is Legislative Correspondent
Orlando Hodges graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 2009 and earned his J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School in 2015. He is an Associate at Bryan Cave LLP in Kansas City, MO. He is a member of
Dr. Ondetti and Dr. Palacios recently attended conferences in Lima, Peru and San Diego, California. In Peru, Dr. Ondetti presented a paper on taxation in Latin America at the Red de Economía Política de América Latina (REPAL) conference and Dr.