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The Global Honor Society for Public Affairs & Administration

More than 160 chapters at NASPAA schools

Welcome to Pi Alpha Alpha (PAA), the National Honor Society for Public Affairs and Administration. PAA recognizes outstanding undergraduate as well as graduate students in public administration, public policy, and public affairs. As of 2012, PAA has 162 chapters at NASPAA member schools, and is growing every year.

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posted: January 2, 2019
Today is the deadline! Hurry and don’t miss out on this opportunity to nominate your #mpa #mpp students to the #NBsim2019 global student simulation competition! Apply here: …

posted: December 31, 2018
Deadline is this Wednesday! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to nominate your #mpa #mpp students to the #NBsim2019 global student simulation competition. Apply here: …

posted: November 20, 2018
Are you a #mpa #mpp student who wants to participate in the #nbsim2019 but hasn't been nominated? Self-registration is open! @naspaa @UVABatten…

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@NASPAA posted: February 19, 2019
RT @sowa75: I am in the process of this journey (so far, so good) but this is an important topic to discuss more. @awparocks #AcademicTwitt…

@NASPAA posted: February 19, 2019
RT @MsSophieRae: Job alert! Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Policy and Governance @ANUCrawford #AcademicJobs

@NASPAA posted: February 19, 2019
RT @InesMergel: You know you want to live where others go on vacation, don't you? Come join us: We are looking for a full professor in publ…

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  • Norwich University held its first Pi Alpha Alpha induction during its June 2013 residency. We are very proud of both our students and alumni and look forward to watching our chapter grow.

    Daniel Alcorn, Chapter Advisor - Norwich University
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    Robert W. Walsh, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Small Business Services, receives an honorary Pi Alpha Alpha membership; in his talk he inspired inductees to continue their commitment to public service.

    Robert Walsh, Honorary Member - Baruch College, CUNY
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    Eastern Kentucky University provides honorary membership to Glenn Rainey in 2013 as a retirement gift for 42 years of service

    Matthew Howell, Chapter Advisor - Eastern Kentucky University
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    As the 2011 out standing Pi Alpha Alpha student, I was given the great opportunity to meet California State Assembly member Jim Beall.

    Tim Tung, MPA Member - San Jose State University
  • We had an amazing year! We started a student run journal called Political Analysis, volunteered at several Community events, created a chapter Handbook for the next class and most of all had a ton of fun.

    Subarna Saha, Chapter President - Seton Hall University

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