Awards and Celebrations

DPP Awards Night and Pi Pi Alpha Induction Ceremony 2021

Friday, March 26, 2021 6:00pm – 7:15pm Welcome Remarks: Mohamad Alkadry, DPP Department Head President’s Welcome: Thomas Katsouleas, President, University of Connecticut Dean’s Welcome: Juli Wade, Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Welcome: Larisa Kottke, President, DPP Alumni Council, MPA ‘13 Introduction: Robert T. Ross, Executive Director, CT Office of Military Affairs, MPA ‘04   

2021 DPP Awards Night and Pi Pi Alpha Induction Ceremony

Friday, March 26, 2021 6:00pm – 7:15pm RSVP Schedule of Events Welcome Remarks Mohamad Alkadry, DPP Department Head President’s Welcome Thomas Katsouleas, President, University of Connecticut Dean’s Welcome Juli Wade, Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Welcome Larisa Kottke, President, DPP Alumni Council, MPA ‘13 Introduction Robert T. Ross, Executive Director, CT Office […]

DPP 2020 Teaching Recognition Awards

Faculty Teaching Recognition Award: The first Distinguished Faculty Award, voted on by students, goes to a core faculty member who:  “has intriguing research, accessibility to students, and engaging teaching style.”  This year’s award goes to Bill Simonsen. Bill’s research focuses on public finance, financial management, capital finance, citizen participation techniques, and public policy. He teaches “PP […]