Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Five Minutes with APPAM Student Member Rebecca Miller

"I realized that I loved working in environmental fields as a freshman in college. After graduation, I moved to Washington, D.C., and worked as a Science Policy Fellow for the Science and Technology Policy Institute. In supporting a project on local adaptation planning for the Obama Administration, I realized that the academic literature had only limited information as to why municipalities designed adaptation plans or even how to define a “good” adaptation plan."

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Institutional Rep Update - December 2018

Dec 18, 2018 03:36 PM

APPAM's December Update for Institutional Rep members includes a feature article, nominations and renewal information, member news, and more.

 
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Submissions Guidelines for 2019 California Regional Student Conference

Dec 10, 2018 03:26 PM

Submit your research for this premier education, networking, and career development conference, scheduled for April 12-13, 2019 at the University of California, Irvine in Irvine, CA. Information about who should submit and how they should submit follows along with several important deadlines.

 
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Submissions Guidelines for 2019 DC Regional Student Conference

Dec 07, 2018 04:01 PM

Submit your research for this premier education, networking, and career development conference, scheduled for March 29-30, 2019 at American University in Washington, DC. Information about who should submit and how they should submit follows along with several important deadlines.

 
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Submissions Guidelines for 2019 International Conference in Barcelona

Dec 07, 2018 04:01 PM

Submit your research for this premier education, networking, and career development conference, scheduled for July 29-30, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. Information about who should submit and how they should submit follows, along with several important deadlines and details for aspiring volunteers.

 
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Student Member Update - November 2018

Nov 28, 2018 03:17 PM

APPAM's November 2018 Student Member Update features a look ahead to 2019, information about a student seat opening on our Policy Council, a tribute to #2018APPAM award recipients, and more.

 
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Professional Member Update - November 2018

Nov 28, 2018 02:58 PM

APPAM's November 2018 Professional Member Update includes member news, information about upcoming conferences, a featured JPAM article, and more.

 
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Institutional Rep Update - November 2018

Nov 28, 2018 02:45 PM

APPAM's November Update for Institutional Rep members includes a webinar, nominations and renewal information, member news, and two surveys that will be critical to determining the future of the association.​

 
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A Fair and Accurate Census is at Risk - #2018APPAM Super Session

Nov 10, 2018 11:14 PM

Dr. William O’Hare warmly welcomed the crowd and panelist and quickly dove into the importance of the 2020 Census. He described the 4p’s of the United States Congress in relation to importance of the census. Dr. O’Hare went on to stress the importance of not undercounting demographic groups such as young children 0-4 years old, which happened in 2010. Imagine planning a pre-school for 15 young children when you must cater to 45; this is a recipe for failure to our future generations

 
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Super Session: Is the War on Poverty Over?

Nov 10, 2018 03:10 PM

Whether or not the war on poverty has been successful is a controversial issue. Is the War on Poverty Over?, the session moderated by David Johnson from the University of Michigan, discussed the issue of how to measure poverty in a different way and suggested different ways to assess it.

 
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Super Session: The Future of Fair Housing

Nov 10, 2018 02:58 PM

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act, The Future of Fair Housing Super Session was moderated by Katherine O’Regan from New York University. It discussed the current status of the Fair Housing Act, including distributive homeownership and the future of housing policy.​

 
 
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