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How Getting an MPA at Cornell Helped Me Launch a Startup Company

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Lessons Learned from My CIPA Capstone ...

  During the Fall 2018 semester, I offered my own project, a startup called “Bright Citizen”, for my capstone course. I started working on this ...

Learning-by-Doing in Cornell's MPA ...

Beth Yarze completed her MPA at Cornell University in May of 2019, with a concentration in Economic and Fiscal Policy. She is employed at ...

MPA Capstone: How Working With a ...

Marcell Fischler graduated from CIPA in May of 2019 with a concentration in Science, Technology, and Infrastructure Policy. He is employed at Amazon ...

Making the Most of Service-Learning ...

A key advantage of the coursework at CIPA is that it actively encourages students to participate in community centered projects that take students ...

Fall 2018 Capstone: Developing a ...

CIPA students have the opportunity to complete a capstone project during their second year of study. For these projects, students apply what they ...

Lake Placid Consulting Project Puts ...

This piece was originally published in April of 2017. People are often surprised when I tell them how long I’ve been working for the CIPA ...

CIPA Capstone Team Studies Refugee ...

When this piece was written in the spring of 2018, Amal Aun, MPA 2018, was a second-year CIPA student. A Palestinian Fulbright Scholar from Israel, ...

CIPA Capstone: Experiential Learning ...

In Capstone, students work with real clients on consulting projects, providing valuable services while gaining hands-on experience. In Capstone, ...