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2021 Fellow Nominations Opening Soon
The nominations of the 2021 Class of Academy Fellows will open soon. Please review the criteria, timeline, and instructions. A...
Management Matters Podcast
National Academy of Public Administration Podcast, featuring experts on Public Administration Challenges....
Grand Challenges: The Election 2020 Project
The 12 Grand Challenges are the biggest issues that governments at all levels must address over the next decade. While...

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NAPA NEWS

3 Keys to Getting the Federalism Conversation Going Again
Read Fellow Don Kettl’s blog post about how an understanding of federalism is fundamental to solving many of our nation’s problems, such as infrastructure and health care.
Title: Space Traffic Management Final Report
At the direction of Congress, the Office of Space Commerce, within the Department of Commerce, contracted with the National Academy of Public Administration (the Academy) to complete this independent and unbiased review to identify the best organization to assume the mission of space traffic management.
Celebrating Women’s History Month: Naomi Lynn
Naomi Lynn is, and has been, an unapologetic advocate for women. Now retired, Naomi’s career was at the head of the spear, among the first women to chair a Department of Political Science at a major university; serve as university Dean, President, and Chancellor; and serve as president of ASPA and NASPAA.

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