May 5-11: Public Service Recognition Week

The Partnership for Public Service and Public Employees Roundtable will host Public Service Recognition Week on May 5-11. Students and alumni with a passion for public service and career aspirations in the federal government may be interested in participating in two events targeting the general public:

Public Service 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, May 5

Start time: 8:00am

Anacostia Park, Washington, DC


To kick off PSRW 2013, government employees, their families and friends, and area running enthusiasts are invited to participate and show their support and appreciation for our country’s dedicated public servants.


Public Service Town Hall

Monday, May 6

Start time: 1:00pm


Moderator: Cokie Roberts, Political Commentator, ABC News

Federal agency leaders will discuss the value of government service, how to communicate that value to the American people, and ways to support and motivate employees in this challenging and uncertain environment.