25 Years


2016 MDP Orientation is Friday August 26 - Friday, September 2

Typical MDP Orientation activities include:

  • Visiting local NGO's that encompass big and small operations and local development resources
  • Advisor panel with associated faculty
  • Engaging the U Session - to highlight the many areas where MDP students typically engage the U as Research Assistants, Teaching Assistants, Interns and capstone teams
  • Parts of Graduate School and Humphrey School of Public Affairs Orientations
  • Introduction of field experiences - past locations have included: Kenya, Vietnam, Ecuador, Jamaica, Phillippines, St. Lucia, New Orleans, Thailand, Nepal


2014-15 Agendas (click on images to download):