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APS Interim Superintendent and Albuquerque City Councilor Dr. Brad Winter

The 12th Annual Arthur A. Blumenfeld Endowed Lecture Series - The UNM School of Public Administration is proud to announce our keynote speaker for the 12th Annual Arthur A. Blumenfeld Endowed Lecture Series, APS Interim Superintendent and Albuquerque City Councilman Dr. Brad Winter. This year's event takes place on Wednesday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. and will be in the UNM Student Union Building, Ballroom C.

For more information, contact Angela Kamman at akamman@unm.edu or call (505) 277-5873.

Host of 2014 NASPAA Conference - We are pleased to announce that the UNM School of Public Administration has been chosen as the host school of the 2014 NASPAA Conference being held November 5-7, 2014. Over 500 professionals attended the 2013 NASPAA Conference held in Washington, D.C. this past October. There are multiple sessions being planned that will cover a wide variety of topics and issues. Stay tuned for additional information as conference details are confirmed!


Congratulations to Ms. Danila Zidovsky, recipient of the 2014 Ferrel Heady Award for Professional Paper of the Year. Ms. Zidovsky's professional paper, Determinants of Employee Motivation in the Nonprofit Sector: Findings from the Survey of Nonprofit Employees in Albuquerque, New Mexico, was acknowledged by SPA faculty as being of the highest quality. We are proud to have Ms. Zidovsky as an SPA alum!

Rivera named Interim Director at School of Public Administration - Professor Mario Rivera has been appointed Interim Director of the School of Public Administration effective immediately. Dr. Rivera joined the School of Public Administration as Associate Professor in 1993 and was promoted to full professor in 2001, with award of Regents' Professorship in 2002. Dr. Rivera takes over for Dr. Amy Wohlert, who moved into the chief of staff position for President Robert Frank.

SPA a national leader: NASPAA congratulates SPA for "stand-out practices for diversity."


Congratulations to Professor Kun Huang on his award of tenure and promotion to Associate Professor, effective the beginning of Fall 2014.