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Department News No post found Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone UCF Receives $8 million in Grants to Enhance Special-needs Training for Education Majors Tales from UCF’s Very First Day of Classes Many People Who Are Stalked Never Tell Anyone News Archive Select […]

CPNM Contact

September 18, 2018 by
Contact Information Mailing Address Center for Public and Nonprofit Management College of Health and Public Affairs University of Central Florida 4364 Scorpius St. P.O. Box 161395 Orlando, FL 32816-1395 Phone: 407-823-3794 Fax: 407-823-5651 E-mail: cpnm@ucf.edu pureblack.de Director Deborah Carroll, Ph.D. Phone: 407-823-2604 deborah.carroll@ucf.edu Assistant Director Maria-Elena Augustin, MPA Phone: 407-823-3794 maria.augustin@ucf.edu

CPNM Sustainability

September 18, 2018 by
Sustainability First, do no harm…to future generations. This is the underlying principle of sustainability. This applies in our financial systems, natural ecosystems, organizations, relationships, and public policies and programs. As our community leaders strive to create healthy communities, we must ask about how to meet the needs of our current generation without doing harm to […]

CPNM Diversity and Inclusiveness

September 18, 2018 by
Diversity and Inclusiveness The Center for Public and Nonprofit Management’s AmeriCorps VISTA project seeks to build capacity of local organizations to better meet the needs of homeless students in Central Florida. In writing about the project, former CPNM director Thomas Bryer and his co-authors defined a civically healthy community as one in which “participatory processes […]

CPNM Collaboration

September 18, 2018 by
Collaboration Increasingly, government and nonprofit leaders are talking about “collective impact.” This is not just a fancy-sounding phrase, it is a way of structuring relationships across people and organizations, across sectors and across social service areas. How precisely should we build, grow, sustain and evaluate our collaborative relationships and ultimately our collective impact on the […]

CPNM Democracy and Civic Engagement

September 18, 2018 by
Democracy and Civic Engagement Former Florida Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Graham described democracy and politics in the United States as a spectator sport, meaning our citizens watch from the sidelines and do not get actively involved. Indeed, researchers show that public participation is low, social trust is lacking and propensity for empathy is declining. […]

CPNM Pulse Report

September 18, 2018 by
Pulse Report Thomas Bryer Professor UCF School of Public Administration Staci Zavattaro Associate Professor UCF School of Public Administration Esteban Santis Doctoral Student in Public Affairs UCF School of Public Administration Sofia Prysmakova-Rivera Doctoral Student in Public Affairs UCF School of Public Administration Click to download the executive summary. Thank you for your interest in […]

CPNM International Scholars

September 18, 2018 by
International Scholars Current Scholars Janaina Pasqual Lofhagen is a post-doctoral visiting scholar at the School of Public Administration. She is also a post-doctoral researcher at the Pontifical Catholic University of Parana – Brazil (PUCPR) and her research interests include analyzing renewable sources of energy for urban mobility transportation and water-energy-food nexus. Janaina earned her doctoral […]

CPNM Public Administration Research Conference

September 18, 2018 by
Public Administration Research Conference See PARC 2018 SAVE THE DATE February 28 – March 1, 2019 UCF FAIRWINDS Alumni Center, Orlando, FL “Evidence-Based Policymaking: Using Big Data to Evaluate Public Sector Innovation and Improve Organizational Performance” Keynote speaker: Kathryn Newcomer Director, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration and Professor of Public Policy and […]