Nadira Branch (’09), a 2013-14 recipient of the prestigious J. William Fulbright Scholarship, is currently serving in the Republic of Haiti. Working with a Haitian NGO, she is heading efforts to offer business development programs to women-owned businesses.

Branch (second from the left)...

Monday, September 30, 2013

Where are you from? Gainesville, GA

What were you doing prior to coming to Fels? Before coming to Fels, I was at the University of Georgia obtaining my bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Alongside my undergraduate studies, I completed a two-year internship...

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

WHYY interviewed Fels Senior Consultant Dr. Kevin Gillen about Philadelphia City Council President Darrell Clarke's plan to sell now shuttered school buildings.

You can read the transcript and listen to the interview...

Friday, August 23, 2013

By Melissa Field (MGA '10), Associate Process Improvement Analyst, City of Denver

Every Mayor wants a better city and Mayor Hancock is no different. His vision is to build a world-class city where everyone matters. After his election, he coined the term Peak Performance...

Monday, August 5, 2013

Fortune Magaine editor Leigh Gallagher recently published a book, The End of the Suburbs: Where the American Dream is Moving, that details the dramatic changes in development in metropolitan areas since the crash of the housing market. The book...

Friday, July 26, 2013

The Philadelphia Inquirer and John Featherman's Philly.com column both featured comments by Fels Senior Consultant Dr. Kevin Gillen about Philadelphia's  economic outlook.

You can read the Inquirer article on the rental market ...

Monday, July 22, 2013

In the Philadelphia Inquirer’s June 18th article titled “Planned civil service changes irk N.J. state workers” Fels Executive Director, David Thornburgh discussed New Jersey Governor Chris Christies’ plan to streamline the civil service promotion process. To read his commentary and the...

Friday, June 28, 2013