Chad Maisel

Student Spotlight: Chad Maisel, MPA ’13

Apr 5, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
As part of our weekly Student Spotlight series, we sat down with current student Chad Maisel and asked five questions about his life prior, during, and after attending the Woodrow Wilson School. What did you do before coming to WWS? Prior to Woody Woo, I was working in the White House Office of Cabinet Affairs. The office works closely with the different federal departments- from Treasury to Interior to GSA- to ensure the entire Administration...
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Photos of pop culture faces

Queer Quizzo!

Apr 2, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
Can you name these faces from queer history and pop culture in under 2 minutes? Last Thursday, the Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies and the Queer Graduate Caucus hosted a night of “Queer Quizzo” at the Woo-filled Campus Club. Modeled after a style of pub trivia that originated in Philadelphia, QGC’s twist on Quizzo was a fun and educational way for grad students to explore the themes of gender and sexuality. Organized by MPA2 Cara...
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Chris Johnson

Student Spotlight: Chris Johnson, MPA ’13

Mar 28, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
As part of our weekly Student Spotlight series, we sat down with current student Chris Johnson and asked five questions about his life prior, during, and after attending the Woodrow Wilson School. What did you do before studying at WWS? I was studying at NYU majoring in International Relations and Latin American Studies immediately before matriculating at Princeton. I was awarded the Department of State’s Pickering Foreign Affairs fellowship in...
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The tireless Woos who braved a hurricane to get out the vote in Ohio.

Fall Break on the Campaign Trail

Mar 27, 2013
Published by: Peter Blair
The tireless Woos who braved a hurricane to get out the vote in Ohio. As an international student it might seem kind of strange that I spent fall break in Ohio working on a US presidential Get Out the Vote campaign. As a few people in my class remarked, it wasn’t as if I was going to personally get anything out of the results (other than maybe some left over bumper stickers), but as someone who has always followed US politics (thanks to “The...
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Dean Rouse

2 Minutes with Dean Rouse

Mar 26, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
Members of the Wilson School Graduate Admissions Office social media team sat down with Dean Cecilia Rouse to hear her vision for the school and what she thinks distinguishes the school’s policy programs from its peer institutions. Find out what she has to say!   2 Minutes with Dean Rouse from WWS Admissions on Vimeo. Transcript: I’ve been on the faculty of Princeton for many years so I’m really an academic, but I’m drawn to academics, I’m...
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Robert Zoellick, photo courtesy of The Daily Princetonian.

WWS Perks: The Leadership and Governance Program

Mar 25, 2013
Published by: Kidus Asfaw
Launched in 2009, the Woodrow Wilson School’s “Leadership and Governance Program,” brings prominent public policy leaders to the School who are unable to spend a full semester or academic year on campus, but can visit for a shorter period of time. While on campus the “distinguished visitor” delivers a public lecture, meets informally with individuals or small groups of students, and participates in classroom discussions. Kidus reflects on Robert...
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John Templeton

Meet John Templeton, the man behind graduate admissions

Mar 19, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
John Templeton is the Associate Dean, Director of Graduate Admission at the Woodrow Wilson School. He has worked at Princeton University since 1988 and has been recognized for his commitment to increasing access to higher education for groups that have been historically underrepresented. Name: John TempletonHometown: Madison, WisconsinAlma Mater: Whitman College, Walla Walla, WATitle: Associate Dean, Director of Graduate AdmissionRole: Manage...
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Madi Sengupta

Student Spotlight: Madhurita Sengupta, MPA ’13

Mar 18, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
This is the first post in our weekly Student Spotlight series, in which we sit down with current students and ask five questions about their life prior, during, and after attending the Woodrow Wilson School. Madi Sengupta, MPA ’13 Field: I, International RelationsHometown: Houston, TXAlma Mater: University of Texas, Austin ’07 What did you do before studying at the Woodrow Wilson School? Prior to WWS, I worked at the NASA Johnson Space Center in...
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Ann Corwin

Career Services: The Wilson School’s Best Kept Secret

Mar 15, 2013
Published by: Alex Utsey
What’s one of my favorite things about attending a small graduate school program? The personalized career services experience. It’s important to me to have one-on-one guidance when figuring out what to do after grad school, and the Woodrow Wilson School has exceeded my expectations in every way. The week we arrived at Princeton, students had meetings with the two Career Services directors, Ann Corwin and Cherena Walker, to get to know them. We...
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Social Media Group

Meet the Social Media Group

Mar 15, 2013
Published by: WWS Admissions
This blog was created in collaboration with current Wilson school students who make up our unofficial Social Media Group. Working together with the admissions office, the Social Media Group has developed the content strategy and vision for this blog. Meet our team of student contributors who have volunteered their time to make this an engaging resource for prospective students around the world! Alex Utsey, MPA ’14 Field: I, International...
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