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New students, welcome to the Ford School

August 22, 2014

They've ordered their Mcards, registered for classes, submitted their student bios, and done a dozen other things to prepare for their studies. But the week before school starts, all new public policy degree candidates come to the Ford School to participate in a wide variety of welcome week events that orient them to the school's community, academic requirements, and resources.


Articles jump to conclusions on Gallup debt findings

August 13, 2014

"I am happy to yield the point that, everything else held constant, a person will be happier without debt than with it," writes Susan Dynarski in an August 8 post, "What We Mean When We Say Student Debt Is Bad," published by The Upshot, The New York Times' curated blog on politics, policy, and economics. However, she continues, "The key phrase here is 'everything else constant.'"


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Open to PhD students and faculty engaged in causal inference in education research

August 27, 2014

The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies.


PhD Welcome Lunch

For Ford School faculty and PhD students

August 27, 2014

Welcome Lunch for 2014 Incoming PhD Students.


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