Featured: APA POLICY AND ADVOCACY CONFERENCEWhat Happened in Washington
APA's just-concluded 2016 Policy and Advocacy Conference featured talks from planning thought leaders and policy makers, expert training in communication and advocacy skills, and planners’ informed conversations with congressional representatives on Capitol Hill. Read highlights of the successful three-day conference — and follow links to in-depth coverage of specific events — in our PAC recap.Learn More
Street Smarts: Learning to be a Successful Advocate
Why is it important for planning students and emerging professionals to get advocacy training? At the Policy and Advocacy Conference, young planners learned tips for working with elected officials and communicating with legislative representatives.