By teaching analytical skills within an interdisciplinary liberal arts context, the Public Policy program is able to connect classroom learning to efforts through public policy in order to solve problems in the larger society. At HWS, students develop the critical thinking skills necessary for a career in public affairs.
Public Policy NEWS
Cooney ’04 Makes Bid for State Senate
Jeremy Cooney ’04 wants to usher in a new generation of leadership to New York. The former staff aide to the late U.S. Congresswoman Louise Slaughter L.H.D. ’15 and former…
Johnson ’18 Researching Policy Solutions for Yemen Peace Project
As the civil war in Yemen stretches into a third year, Amelia Johnson ’18 is in the midst of conducting a long-term research project for the Yemen Peace Project (YPP),…