MEET YOUR CO-CHAIRSKimberly Squire• PEPPERDINE GRAD• 2ND YEAR MPA• WORKS FOR LA COUNTY SUPERVISOR• KSQUIRE@USC.EDUChelsea Wood• UC MERCED GRAD• 2ND YEAR MPA• WORKS FOR LA CITY CONTROLLER• CHELSEEW@USC.EDU
UPCOMING EVENTS• SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 11 AM- 3PM (Meet at Campus/Museum) • “Deconstructing Chinatown” exhibit at the Chinese American Museum & Lunch (Student admission: $2, Lunch on your own)• SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7, 11 AM- 3PM: “CicLAvia” (Meet in front of RGL) • Streets in Los Angeles will be closed for bicyclists and pedestrians! Join other clubs in Sol Price as we take to the streets to support sustainable transportation methods!• SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 11 AM-? (Meet at Getty) • Getty visit with MPP .Bring your own picnic lunch!• NOVEMBER: Homeland Security Module (details TBA)
EXPLORING YOUR DEGREE• MPA v MPP• Career Exploration: • Non-Profits • International • Government/Politics • Health • Environmental/Natural Resource Management • Education • Consulting/Private Sector • Media and Public Affairs
EXPLORING YOUR DEGREE• American Society for Public Administration • www.aspanet.org • www.publicservicecareers.org• NASPAA: National Association of Public Affairs and Administration • www.naspa.org• National Academy of Public Administration • www.napawash.org• ICMA: International City/County Management Association • www.icma.org
EXPLORE YOUR DEGREE• Municipal Managers Association • Idealist of Southern California • www.Idealist.org • www.mmasc.org • Philanthropedia• The Alliance for Innovation • http://www.myphilanthr • www.transformgov.org opedia.org/• League of California Cities • United Nations Public • www.cacities.org Administration Network• California Association of Non-Profits • www.Unpan.org • www.calnonprofits.org• Nonprofit Resource Center • www.nprcenter.com
LETS TAKE A SURVEY.DISCUSS:What would you like the MPACommittee to focus on this year?What are your areas of interest?