Browse Collections (24 total)

Leadership for the Public Service (D-2)

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"There is no greater calling than to serve your fellow men. There is no greater contribution than to help the weak. There is no greater satisfaction…

Motivation for the Public Service (D-3)

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"I was having a better time at my job than were those of my peers who had opted for private practice. Life as a public servant was more interesting.…

Quiet Heroes and Innovators (D-4)

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"A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles." - Christopher Reeve (1952-2004)…

Women in the Public Service (D-5)

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"And in my own life, in my own small way, I've tried to give back to this country that has given me so much. That's why I left a job at a law firm for…

Public Education (E-2)

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"It is in fact a part of the function of education to help us escape, not from our own time — for we are bound by that — but from the intellectual and…

The Straus Family: A History of Public Service and Philanthropy (G-2)

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Beginning in the 19th Century and continuing into the 20th, members of the Straus Family have served in governmental positions at the federal and…

Public Service Through the Spoken Word (G-4)

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Radio Free Asia also has a website that serves as an alternative way of reaching its potential audience. This website offers enriched content and…

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Civic Architecture and Public Works (A-1)

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"What vast additions to the conveniences and comforts of living might mankind have acquired, if the money spent in wars had been employed in works of…

Public Service as a Profession (A-2)

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"Careers focused on lifting up our communities – whether it's helping transform troubled schools or creating after-school programs or training workers…

Philanthropy (G-3)

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“We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.”  -Winston Churchill Philanthropy is an age-old concept, which comes in many forms…