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"PACS is transforming the quality of life and becoming the “go-to” resource for community issues in Texas." - Dean Thomas Evenson

PACS Effect

At the College of Public Affairs and Community Service it is our mission to strengthen communities through education, scholarship and engagement. With seven academic departments and several centers, institutes and professional programs, PACS is transforming the quality of life and becoming the “go-to” resource for community issues in Texas.  PACS graduates are prepared for a variety of careers in the public, private and nonprofit sectors and our alumni are found working in a wide range of settings such as, Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA), Child Protective Services, Hospitals and Health Care Clinics, U.S. Department of State, Peace Corps, Texas Youth Commission and many others.

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What Makes YOU MAD?

"Welcome to a new year and a new semester in the College of Public Affairs and Community Service (PACS)!  There is a unique kind of excitement and anticipation that comes with starting something new.  There is some fire…fueled by hopes, priorities, goals, and expectations—all with a touch of some healthy anxiety."

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LATEST NEWS

Students from the University of North Texas and Texas Woman’s University gathered for a foster care alumni early Thanksgiving celebration.  With... Read more »

Mon, 11/24/2014

Dr. Abraham Benavides, chair of the Department of Public Administration in the College of Public Affairs and Community Service, shared with a... Read more »

Sat, 11/22/2014

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Nicholas and Anna Ricco Ethics Awards Competition 2015

 

DEADLINE: February 23, 2015

The Nicholas and Anna Ricco Ethics Award competition is...

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