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Start Your Career in Social Justice Advocacy with an MPA

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Researching the Economics of Risky Health Behaviors with MPA Faculty Member — John Cawley

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Understanding the Importance of Translational Research — Q&A with Janis Whitlock

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Meet an Infrastructure Policy Expert — John Foote

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CIPA Application Tips: The Video Interview

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Start Your Career in Social Justice ...

Although we hear most often about heroic human rights icons, it’s important to recognize that real social change takes place on a quieter, less ...
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Researching the Economics of Risky ...

John Cawley is a Professor in both the Department of Policy Analysis and Management and the Department of Economics. He is also co-Director of ...
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Understanding the Importance of ...

Janis Whitlock is a Research Scientist in Cornell’s Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research. She is also the Director of the Cornell ...
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Meet an Infrastructure Policy ...

CIPA Visiting Scholar John Foote is a Research Fellow at the Taubman Center for State and Local Government at Harvard’s Kennedy School. The ...
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CIPA Application Tips: The Video ...

Tom O’Toole, Executive Director of CIPA, describes a unique part of the CIPA application process: the video interview. The CIPA video “interview” is ...
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CIPA Application Tips: Letters of ...

Tom O’Toole, Executive Director of CIPA, shares tips for obtaining high quality letters of recommendation for your graduate school application. ...
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Want to Work in Environmental Policy? ...

For those who are passionate about the environment, it may seem difficult to find a profession in which you can enact large-scale, meaningful change. ...
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CIPA Application Tips: The Personal ...

Tom O’Toole, Executive Director of CIPA, offers his perspective on making the personal statement section of your graduate school application truly ...
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How I Chose My Concentration: ...

Mohamed El Messidy is a first-year CIPA student from Egypt.  A graduate of the American University in Cairo, he earned his undergraduate degree in ...
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Shaping My Post-Master's Plan

Mohamed El Messidy is a first-year CIPA student from Egypt. A graduate of the American University in Cairo, he earned his undergraduate degree in ...
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