Alumni

Jul 1, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
Population Works Africa, a feminist network of consultants working to elevate African development solutions that are locally rooted, recently profiled Morgan McClain-McKinney Limo, a 2017 graduate of our Master in Public Policy program and current Foreign Service Officer at USAID. As part of the Population Works Africa Instagram series, Morgan shared her thoughts on why black women in development are so important. We reproduce them here: "...
Jun 24, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
We come from all over and we work across all areas of policy. We are passionate and we are principled. We are leaders in the United States and we are leaders globally. We strive for impact in our work. We recently held an alumni panel with MPA and MPP graduates from our four fields of concentration. The purpose was to introduce our newly admitted students to the Woodrow Wilson School (WWS), and to have each panelist speak about his or her...
Jun 11, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
The Woodrow Wilson School (WWS) offers four fields of concentration for those who enroll in a master’s program, and three optional certificates. We are a small community, but we have an abundance of ways to tailor our degrees in ways that make sense for your own individualized course of study. Our four fields of concentration are: Field I: International Relations; Field II: International Development; Field III: Domestic Policy; and Field IV:...
Jun 10, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
Eric Johnson, the 60th Mayor-Elect of Dallas, epitomizes exactly what the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs is all about. A former Congressman in the Texas House of Representatives, where he has served since 2010, Johnson was just elected to be the 60th Mayor of Dallas, the second African-American to hold this position. The WWS is proud of Mayor-Elect Johnson, and have tracked his career with pride. From his time with the...
Jun 3, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
…all cap off another great reunions weekend. The weather cooperated, and the Princeton University Orchestra, since 1896, entertained with a lawn concert which led into the Saturday fireworks on Finney and Campbell Fields. For a bit on the history of Princeton reunions, please look here. We look forward to celebrating our MPA, MPP and PhD classes of 2019 today at Hooding and tomorrow at Commencement. From all of us here in the Graduate Admissions...
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May 31, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
As per the alumni website, reunions attracts almost 25,000 alumni, family and friends for walks, talks, community service projects, Alumni-Faculty Forums, picnics, parties, concerts, dancing, meeting old friends, making new ones and, of course, marching in the One and Only P-rade! Here at the Woodrow Wilson School, we kicked off the 2019 reunion weekend by hosting a dinner and reception celebrating our graduates from 1994 (25 years) and 1969 (50...
Oct 31, 2018
Graduate Admissions Office
This blog is reposted from Princeton Alumni Weekly. In this alumni spotlight, we at the Woodrow Wilson School are proud of Kathy Roth-Douquet, an MPA alum, for her work to make a difference. Bravo, Kathy! Our admissions process seeks to identify individuals committed to public service. For one such story, please see the article about Kathy's work and the influence her MPA from the WWS played, especially regarding how she approaches solving...
Jul 20, 2018
Steven Petric MPP '17
The Graduate Admissions Office participated in New York City and Washington, D.C. events on Wednesday and Thursday. Thank you to all who came out; we enjoyed meeting you! Additional many thanks to MPA graduates Liv Dowling and Evan LeFlore for speaking on the alumni panels about their work at the Pentagon and the Federal Reserve Bank, respectively. Liv focuses her work on international relations in the Office of the Secretary of Defense for...
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Jun 26, 2018
Steven Petric MPP '17
Greetings from Princeton. Each year, the Woodrow Wilson School (WWS) plays host to countless speakers, conferences and events. And while our summer programming is - by comparison - slower, we still work hard to keep educating the next generation of policy leaders. One of our flagship programs, the Junior Summer Institute (JSI), has just welcomed its 32nd cohort to campus. Since 1985, save one year, the WWS has hosted a JSI as part of its proud...