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MPA alumnae awarded prestigious Tamarac Management Internship

Sarah Saunders, a recent graduate of the Florida Atlantic University's MPA program has been awarded the Management Intern position with the City of Tamarac. The position is located in the City Manager's Office and requires strong analytical skills and municipal research. Many of the projects that she will be responsible for include analyzing residential survey responses and conducting department performance measurement. While completing her MPA, Sarah focused much of her coursework on program evaluation and analysis, including such courses as Program Review & Analysis, Survey Research in the Public Sector, Applied Methods and an Independent Study course centered specifically on Program Evaluation. Sarah also took advantage of the Government Internship course offered at FAU that allowed her to gain real world experience while working as a Research Analyst at the Children's Services Council of Broward County. The City of Tamarac conducted a national search for applicants and the experience and knowledge Sarah gained at FAU made her a leading candidate for this position.

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