MPA Alum Conrad Pomykala Receives Lou Liay Spirit AwardJanuary 9, 2013
The Lou Liay Spirit Award for Extraordinary Alumni Service was established in 2001 to commemorate the selfless dedication and loyalty to the University expressed by alumni volunteers. The honor is named for distinguished University of Illinois graduate Louis Liay. Since graduating from the Urbana campus in 1962, Liay has given the Alumni Association more than 20 years of service, retiring in 1998 as president of the organization. Conrad Pomykala graduated in 1991 with a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Conrad will be honored on January 9th at 7pm during the halftime show during the UIC Flames basketball game.
When: Jan. 9, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Where:UIC Pavilion at Halftime of UIC Men’s Basketball Game
The MPA program at UIC blended policy-based classes taught by knowledgeable professors with practical experience working with government agencies. I left the program immediately prepared for a career in the public sector.