David Springer Awarded NASPAA’s "Public Service Matters” Spotlight Honor
David Springer, LBJ School Professor and Director of the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service, has received the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA) annual “Public Service Matters” Spotlight honor for his contributions toward solving public sector problems. This award comes on the heels of two other awards received by Springer this fall. More . . .
Event Recap: The Herzstein Texas National Security Forum
Leading figures from the executive branch, the intelligence community and academia joined the Herzstein Texas National Security Forum at the University of Texas at Austin to discuss the national security issues facing the next President and the impact of Presidential transitions on the nation's security. More . . .
LBJ School Professor Receives Top Honor for Contributions to Public Policy and Social Science
The Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) announced Wednesday the recipient of the David N. Kershaw Award and Prize, which honors individuals under the age of 40 who have made a distinguished contribution to the field of public policy analysis and management. Varun Rai, an associate professor of public affairs at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, is the recipient of this year’s award. More . . .
The Center for the Study of Race and Democracy Hosts Multiple Events Throughout the Fall
The Center for the Study of Race and Democracy (CSRD) at the LBJ School of Public Affairs is hosting multiple events throughout the fall semester to address the intersection of race and democracy in public politics, culture, economics and society. More . . .