Lindsey Garner was drawn to the Bush School of Government and Public Service because of the school’s emphasis on leadership, service, ethics, and management. Having a career that allowed her to serve the community was very important for Lindsey. “I’ve always had a deep desire to serve others,” Lindsey Garner said. This desire led her […]
This month, the Center for Nonprofits & Philanthropy is celebrating Nicole Pompilio for our #alumnispotlight. Pompilio graduated from the Bush School in 2018 with a Master’s in Public Service Administration degree and a passion for helping future public servants find their desired career paths. The Bush School was a great fit for her graduate education […]
Cherrelle Duncan, Bush School Class of 2013, was honored last week as the 2022 recipient of the Bush School’s Outstanding Alumni Award. She was recognized on October 6, 2022, in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center dining room in front of an audience that included many family, friends, mentors, Bush School faculty, alumni, and students. “I’m […]
“By the time I graduated from the Bush School, I had lived in six different countries and nine different cities,” said Cristina Candia Lopez, reminiscing about her early years. In learning to develop a sense of belonging and connection in different places, Lopez built a foundation for her future career in corporate Diversity, Equity & […]
Kyle Cox, MPSA ’20, was born with muscular dystrophy. Now he will advise Texas legislators on disability issues.
Bush School graduate Mason Alexander-Hawk learned of her relation to Sen. Matthew Gaines while advocating for his statue on the campus he helped establish.
The Texas Lyceum made history on January 14 when it instated as president Sarah Jackson, Bush School ’11. Jackson serves as the first woman of color and only the fourth individual from Dallas to serve in the position since the organization’s inception in 1980. According to Jackson, the Texas Lyceum, a statewide nonprofit organization focused […]
Geraldine Gassam Griffith ‘09 received the Linguist of the Year award from the U.S. Department of State, recognizing Griffith’s dedication to public service through study of the Arabic language. In addition, the Middle East Policy Council named Griffith to their “40 Under 40” list for 2021. “I’ve been in language training throughout nearly a decade […]
This month’s #alumnispotlight celebrates Cindy Alvarado, who graduated from the Bush School in 2015, with a focus in Nonprofit Management. As a mission-oriented person, she enjoys working with small grassroots organizations led by and for BIPOC communities. By disrupting the status quo, she has been able to provide better access to opportunities and resources for […]
The Bush School celebrated Shanon Miller and Roman Napoli, the 2021 and 2020 winners of the Bush School Outstanding Alumni Award, at a ceremony on October 7, 2021 in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. Dean Mark Welsh greeted attendees of the ceremony, including members of the Bush School advisory board, Bush School department heads, family […]