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Evergreen Grad Student Annie Pocklington Creates a Buzz Among Local High Schoolers

Annie Pocklington Bees

Commonly referred to as beekeepers, apiarists are made up of an aging population. With fewer young people interested in the hobby, generations of knowledge and the fate of the bees are at stake. Annie Pocklington, MPA graduate student at The Evergreen State College, is trying to change that. Go to the Link below to read about Annie, her bees and her new students.

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MPA alumna published in Willamette Journal for International Law and Dispute Resolution

Alicia DeLuc

In May 2018, Alicia LeDuc (MPA 2011) published the article "Strategic Alliances as an Impact Litigation Model: Lessons From the Sepur Zarco Human Rights Case in Guatemala" in the Willamette Journal for International Law and Dispute Resolution. The 2016 Sepur Zarco case marked the first time a national court prosecuted sexual violence as a crime against humanity. Two military officials were convicted and sentenced to over 300 years for violence perpetrated against indigenous women during the country's internal armed conflict in the 1980's.

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MPA Attends Tacoma Campus Open House

Tacoma Open House

MPA Assistant Director, Anna Rhoads, attended Evergreen Tacoma's Open House Saturday May 19. The Open House was a celebration - undergraduate students presented individual research, community members toured the site, Evergreen Tacoma alumni sat on panels, and there was music and dancing! MPA was excited to attend this event - MPA will be launching a cohort at the Evergreen Tacoma site starting Fall 2019. We will also be offering MPA elective courses starting this Fall. Interested in trying out an MPA elective?

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2nd Annual MPA Symposium May 19, 2018

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Come join us for the second annual MPA Symposium in beautiful downtown Olympia! An event generously hosted and sponsored by the City of Olympia.
Keynote speaker: Larry Seaquist, Former Chair, House Higher Ed Committee Washington State Legislature
“Steering in the Whitewater – Public Sector Leadership in a Rapidly Changing World”
Innovations in Strategic Problem Solving: MPA Student Panel
New Directions in Professional Associations: ASPA Evergreen Chapter Panel

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Lucky Anguelov at UW Evans School on PPP Event Panel

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On May 1 2018, The Evergreen State College MPA Program faculty member Lucky Anguelov was a panel presenter on Public/Private Partnerships event at the Evans School at the University of Washington. Collaborative Service Delivery and P3 in local governments. The event presented opportunities and challenges between public, private, and nonprofit sectors and was sponsored by the ASPA Evergreen Chapter. Speaking on the topic of collaborative service delivery and P3 in local governments, Dr.

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