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For the Public Policy Community

Through its faculty, students and staff, the Department of Public Policy works with our External Advisory Board and policymakers throughout the nation and the world to solve today's most pressing public policy problems. We offer first rate graduate education, and partner with the community in a variety of forms, from research contracts and grants and student internships, to full-time employment.

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Upcoming Events

Events of interest...

Public Policy Forums
These sessions in downtown Baltimore provide an opportunity for public policy practioners to share research and ideas.

Social Science Forums
These on-campus sessions present topics of interest to the social science community and beyond.