Tag - William Hatcher

Public Administration program doubles in size

As another semester begins, more students are filling seats in public administration classes than ever. Since spring 2016, the master of public administration program has grown by more than 100 percent and experienced a 49 percent increase in enrollment. Currently, the program has 55 students...

Augusta is major hub for intelligence community

In a recent story published by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Dr. William Hatcher, director of the Augusta University Master of Public Administration program, discussed the growing cyber industry in Augusta. Hatcher is one of the researchers studying the cyber workforce in Augusta’s metro...

Experts available on the 2016 Election

Augusta, Ga. – Augusta University faculty experts are available to provide real-time insight, research and analysis on a range of issues – including voter behavior, terrorism and immigration – related to the 2016 Presidential Election. To arrange an interview with an expert, contact the Department...

Can you really run a country like a business?

Dr. William Hatcher, director of the Master of Public Administration program, sat down with the Jagwire team to talk about the feasibility of running a country like a business. Turns out, you can’t. Not really, at least. Watch to find out why.

What happens when you value diversity? Success, for a start

What happens when you value diversity? Success, for a start. But having a diverse campus is more than just a feather in the cap of a good university. It’s also the best way to bring the world to your own hometown. Watch to hear about some of the ways Augusta University’s various...

How can diversity make us stronger?

The Jagwire Team sat down recently to talk with Dr. William Hatcher, director of the newly re-accredited Master of Public Administration Program at Augusta University, about how diversity makes our university – and our country – a stronger, more inclusive place. Augusta University is...

In the news: Best-run cities in America

In your opinion, what are some of the issues facing our nation’s cities?  Dr. William Hatcher, an associate professor in Augusta University’s Department of Political Science, shares his thoughts on the matter in WalletHub’s article “2016’s Best-Run Cities in...

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