城市和机遇

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两个独特的城市。两个独特的机会。一个世界级的机构。

德克萨斯州奥斯汀

市概况:

Austin TX Skyline Stuart Seegar CreativeCommons奥斯汀是在德克萨斯州第四大城市 - 以及世界音乐之都!  钱杂志 已跻身奥斯汀第二个最好的大城市生活。这大概就是为什么1700万人,每年参观奥斯汀,以及40000人每年都搬到那里。奥斯汀有数百屡获殊荣的餐饮场所的食品卡车精致的餐饮,以及超过100万只蝙蝠致电国会街大桥回家。

奥斯汀提供划船,徒步旅行,和许多其他户外活动无穷的机会,这都有助于奥斯汀是在该国的“优胜劣汰”的城市之一。  

奥斯汀的成名索赔不符合其文化特色结束。德州是第十二大经济在世界上。奥斯汀是世界500家强企业,包括3M,苹果,谷歌,Facebook和惠普的首选目的地。奥斯汀是仅次于达福地区在得克萨斯州的所有技术相关的收入。  

United States Courthouse Austin TX wikicommons奥斯汀也就是一些在该州最重要的决策的所在地。除了作为国有资本,奥斯汀举办显著城市,州和联邦政府机构和实体。超过10,000联邦雇员在奥斯汀工作(主要是与美国邮政服务和内部收入服务)。奥斯汀的前二十五名雇主包括主要的政府机构,如奥斯汀市,公共账户,交通,卫生和公共安全,德州水资源开发板,特拉维斯县政府的得克萨斯部门德克萨斯监理和奥斯汀ISD。因此,即使立法机构是不是在城里,有公共决策奥斯汀回事!

艾姬统计:

Austin, Texas is home to a very robust Aggie network. Since 1907, the Capital City A&M Club has been “bringing Aggie pride” to Austin. Over 15,000 former student Aggies call Austin home. When the legislature is in session, REP-PP students will have the opportunity to interact with fellow Aggies from the Texas A&M Public Policy Internship Program. With all of this Aggie pride in Austin, students of the REP-PP have the opportunity to expand their 阿吉网络 and put their legal skills to work in one of the most dynamic cities in the country.

该计划的性质:

Downtown AustinTX milpool79-Flickr奥斯汀REP-PP是一种多维的程序,允许学生选择校外展示位置在各种各样的公共部门和决策场地。而奥斯汀是在德克萨斯州立法活动的中心,在奥斯汀探讨决策的机会远远超出了立法部门。参与该计划的学生可以探索在行政分支机构,城市和地方政府,以及创建或政策影响的其他实体的工作。学生将离开这个节目腰系实质性的体验式学习和应用,并在决策中会遇见一些国家的最突出和最有影响力的领导人的。该计划包括在决策由奥斯汀的顶级专家一个领导的指导下,实质性的研讨会组件期间,学生在公共部门面对的律师每天探索道德,程序,战略和领导力问题。


华盛顿特区。

市概况:

Washington Monument Diego Delso CreativeCommonsWashington, D.C. is one of the most diverse, dynamic cities in the country. As the nation’s capital, it plays host to some of the most iconic cultural landmarks in the world including the Kennedy Center, the National Mall, the collection of Smithsonian museums, and the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival, just to name a few. It has monuments to some of the world’s greatest leaders and policymakers located throughout the city - nowhere else could you take a 5-mile run and see the Capitol, White House, Washington Monument, Jefferson & Lincoln Memorials, the World War II, Korea, and Vietnam War memorials, and the future home of the National Museum of African American Culture & 历史!

华盛顿的食品现场已显著扩大,它现在还是来自当地人最喜欢的“奔的辣椒碗”数百屡获殊荣的餐厅,以1789年的餐厅。从夜宵正式的下午茶,你可以在华盛顿找到它还有没有的地域性,文化性,和鲜明的粮食短缺问题,扩大你的味觉。

华盛顿特区。提供所有在一个下午数百名骑自行车,并且可以带你通过特区,弗吉尼亚州跑步路径和马里兰英里。或者让你的锻炼访问华盛顿的许多博物馆之一 - 其中有超过70个!

WashMonument WhiteHouse Andy Dunaway TSgt USAF华盛顿特区。是政策制定的美国震中。除了国会(和它的许多实体,包括美国国会研究服务,美国国会图书馆),华盛顿哥伦比亚特区是家里所有的主要行政分支机构,这意味着它是家庭对数百个社团的,智囊团和其他实体,致力于创造,塑造和制定公共政策。学生在华盛顿特区代表-PP有追求的展示位置,不仅测试他们的法律和决策技能,但设置它们带来了知识和战略回德州无限的机会 - 或任何他们结束练习。

艾姬统计:

Aggies are everywhere in D.C. - from the halls of Capitol Hill to the halls of the Pentagon. 在阿吉网络 in D.C. is one of the largest in the country and students in the REP-PP in Washington, D.C. will be given every opportunity to join its ranks. 学生s in D.C. also will have opportunities to interact with other Aggies serving in internships through the Texas A&M Public Policy Internship Program - a program that has sent over 1,300 students to D.C. since its inception in 1990.

该计划的性质:

Washington DC skylineLike its counterpart in Austin, Texas, the REP-PP in Washington, D.C. is designed to give students substantive experiential learning opportunities in the policymaking arena. Students in Washington, D.C. have opportunities to be placed throughout the federal government, not just Capitol Hill. The program is designed to give Texas A&M students experience in all aspects of policymaking so they can take that experience back to Texas or elsewhere. 学生s will leave this program with substantive experiential learning and application under their belts and will have met some of the state’s most prominent and influential leaders in policymaking. The program includes a guided, substantive seminar component led by an expert in policymaking during which students explore ethical, procedural, strategic, and leadership issues that lawyers in the public sector face every day - regardless of whether they are handling local, state, national, or international issues.