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The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of MichiganThe Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan

The Ford School mourns the passing of our namesake, President Gerald R. Ford

Tuesday, December 26, 2006
The Ford School mourns the passing of our namesake, President Gerald R. Ford image

The Ford School community has been enriched by our connections with President Ford. His name is symbolic of those things we most want our students to learn: a commitment to the common good and to the effective design and implementation of policy. President Ford honored us by giving us his name and in turn, we strive to honor his legacy through the excellence of our programs and our commitment to public service.

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