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Alumni newsletter

Alumni Newsletter

The TSPPPA newsletter features alumni and school updates as well as event information. If you are one of our alumni, update your contact information with the GW Office of Alumni Relations to start receiving this and other exclusive benefits. Read the latest issue.

Monthly newsletter

Monthly Trachtenberg News

This short newsletter shares monthly highlights with Trachtenberg community friends and the leaders at other schools of public affairs. Subscribe to the monthly newsletter.

Weekly Skim and Career news

Weekly Skim and Career News

These two newsletters are sent to current students and have useful information about events and career opportunities. If you are a TSPPPA student and are not subscribed to either newsletter, please contact us.


Policy Perspectives Journal


The Policy Perspectives journal and accompanying blog and the GW WonkCast are student-produced media that provide opportunities for students and alumni to publish their work. The peer-reviewed journal is published annually, and all Trachtenberg School students and alumni are invited to submit articles.

A printed issue of Policy Perspectives, the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration journal



Upcoming Events


News From TSPPPA

Letter to TSPPPA Students from Director Mary Tschirhart: Welcome Back!

January 06, 2022
Welcome Back to all TSPPPA Students!

You're Invited to TSPPPA's Annual Holiday Party

November 05, 2021

Please join the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration for our annual Holiday Party on Friday, December 10, 4:00-5:30 pm at 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, 10th

Fall Capstone Final Presentations

November 05, 2021

Please join instructors Joe Cordes and Jaci Dickerson for the Fall Capstone final presentations. There will be five presentations:

Spring 2022 Field of Study Course Offerings

November 05, 2021

PAD 6048.10 – Financing State and Local Government