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] or call 202.496.0130, ext. 25.