Four Wilder School Faculty Members Receive Promotions

Four Wilder School Faculty Members Receive Promotions

MURP Student Receives NOAA Fellowship

Alex Kuttesch, a graduating student in the Master of Urban and Regional Planning program, has been named a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Management Fellow.

Pelfrey to be a Visiting Fellow at the Max Planck Institute

William V. Pelfrey Jr., Ph.D., chair of the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness program, has been named a Visiting Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute in Germany.

New council to provide insight to support the student experience.

New council to provide insight to support the student experience.

Wilder Students, Faculty Honored for Outstanding Work

Thirty-two students and seven faculty members at the Wilder School were recently honored for their outstanding work and contributions.

2016 Excellence in Virginia Government Awards

The Wilder School is accepting nominations through July 1 for the 12th annual Excellence in Virginia Government Awards.

Campaign for India Chair

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Faculty News

Henry Brownstein Coauthors Chapter in Publication
An chapter co-authored by Henry Brownstein, Ph.D., associate dean for research and director of the Center for Public Policy, was included in a new publication that was recently released. "Drug Production in Rural Context," coauthored with Ralph A. Weisheit, appeared in The Routledge International Handbook of Rural Criminology, edited by Joseph F. Donnermeyer.

Amy Cook Offers Expertise on Gangs
Amy Cook, Ph.D., assistant professor of Criminal Justice, was interviewed by WTVR-TV on May 11 for a story about three alleged gang members who were arrested in Chesterfield County for allegedly recruiting children. Cook, who used to work in the juvenile justice system, said gang participation often leads to criminal behavior.

Wilder School Spotlight: Sun Melissa Jun

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Sun Melissa Jun

Sun Melissa Jun lives by the words she spoke at the Wilder School’s spring graduation: “Passion and enthusiasm really can bring a person far in life.”

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