Aug 23, 2019
Graduate Admissions Office
This is our final post on the optional certificates available to Master’s degree students at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs (WWS). The three optional certificates we offer are:Certificate in Health and Health Policy (HHP)—the topic of this blogCertificate in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy (STEP) or hereCertificate in Urban Policy (UP) We offer these three optional certificates so that interested...
May 11, 2017
Public Affairs
President Donald Trump pledged to bring jobs back to America during his campaign, appealing to a strong middle class base that’s been struggling with stagnant wages and few job opportunities. Since the 1990s, death rates among this demographic — specifically middle-aged white Americans without college degrees — have been on the rise thanks to opioid addiction, alcohol abuse and suicide. This same pattern isn’t seen in other parts of the world,...