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Related Upcoming Events

Apr
02
Weiser Diplomacy Center Series
WDC Director professor John Ciorciari will lead this virtual session with our Ford School colleagues Mohammad Akbar Zadran and Matt Rigdon in a discussion about the U.S. and Taliban Peace Deal signed after nearly two decades of war in Afghanistan.
11:30 am to 12:50 pm

Related Past Events

Mar
18
Book Talks @ The Ford School
**Due to the COVID-19 situation, this event has been canceled. We are working to reschedule or deliver this content in a different format.**
2020 - 4:00 pm to 5:20 pm
Feb
26
Diversity, equity, and inclusion at the Ford School
Please join us for a lunchtime conversation about History, Reparations, and Policy with Dr. Earl Lewis on Wednesday, February 26 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM in 1110 Weill Hall (Betty Ford Classroom).
2020 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Dec
02
Roger Lu Phillips, Legal Director at the Syria Justice and Accountability Centre, will discuss SJAC's work supporting Universal Jurisdiction prosecutions in Europe as well as its work ascertaining the fate of Syrian victims who have been detained or gone missing during the conflict.
2019 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
Nov
18
We invite the Ford School community to a seminar with Ambassador Klosson from Save the Children.
2019 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Nov
14
Josh Rosenthal Education Fund Lecture
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
J osh Rosenthal Education Fund Lecture with Michael Breen, President and CEO, Human Rights First
2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:20 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

Photo of John Ciorciari
Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, International Policy Center
Email:
johncior@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6947
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
yhenry@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5303
image of melvyn levitsky
Professor of International Policy and Practice
Email:
levitsky@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-4262
Ann Lin
Associate Professor of Public Policy
Email:
annlin@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-7507
Photo of Shobita Parthasarathy
Professor of Public Policy
Email:
shobita@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-8075
Photo of Fabiana Silva
Assistant Professor of Public Policy
Email:
fabianas@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-0689
Professor of Public Policy
Email:
swaltz@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-8683

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Credits: 
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Instructor: 
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Days: 
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Time: 
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