Please find below an announcement advertising that registration is open for the 2016 APPAM Regional Student Conference<> hosted by SPGIA at the GMU-Arlington campus on April 1&2.


APPAM will be hosting its first ever Regional Student Conference<> on April 1 - 2 at the Arlington campus of George Mason University.  The conference is intended to help students of all levels:

  *   Make connections with a diverse group of policy professionals, as well as other students, in the Washington, D.C. area
  *   Receive helpful job advice during the "Pathways to Policy Employment" plenary panel session
  *   Hear about the current research of graduate students in an accessible conference environment

The conference will be jointly sponsored by 9 area policy schools (see below).  Master's and doctorate level students are encouraged to attend.  We have an exciting variety of presentations across many policy areas; the full list of panels, as well as the provisional agenda can be found here.<>

Click here to learn more about the conference and to register.<>

 Sponsors of the conference include:

  *       American University
  *       College of William and Mary
  *       George Mason University
  *       Georgetown University
  *       George Washington University
  *       University of Maryland, College Park
  *       University of Virginia
  *       Virginia Commonwealth University
  *       Virginia Tech
Students from non-sponsoring schools are most welcome to attend the conference. Questions about the conference?  Email [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or call 202.496.0130, ext. 25.