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Oct
08
CLOSUP Lecture Series
The panel will look at two initiatives that may be on the November 2018 ballot: the Voters Not Politicians initiative to reform redistricting, and the Promote the Vote initiative to expand voting and registration opportunities. The goal of the event is to inform the audience of pros and cons of the two ballot initiatives, while at the same time fostering "civil civic discourse" on these policy issues from a variety of perspectives.
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Related Past Events

Apr
12
CLOSUP Lecture Series
Free and open to the public. Students of PUBPOL 456/756 invite the public to join them for a debate featuring candidates for the offices of mayor and city council in Ann Arbor. This event takes place as a product of PUBPOL 456/756. It originated and is planned, organized, and moderated by the students of the Ford School’s Public Policy Course 456/756 under the supervision of their instructor, former Mayor of Ann Arbor John Hieftje. Final details are pending on which candidates will participate, and will be announced here as soon as possible.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Apr
11
EPI Speaker Series
Three influential female economists discuss bringing research to bear on policymaking at the White House.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Apr
10
Economic Development Seminar
Saumitra Jha, Stanford University will present Swords into Bank Shares: Financial Innovations and Innovators in Mitigating Political Violence in EDS Seminar on Tuesday, April 10 at 2:30pm in 201 Lorch Hall.
2018 - 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Mar
19
Ford Security Seminar
Daniel Honig on Getting Things Done in Tricky Places: When Reporting Undermines Performance for Aid Agencies
2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Mar
16
Daniel Russel is a Senior Fellow and Diplomat in Residence at the Asia Society Policy Institute. A career member of the Senior Foreign Service at the U.S. Department of State, he served until March, 2017 as the Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs. Prior to his appointment as Assistant Secretary on July 12, 2013, Mr. Russel served at the White House as Special Assistant to the President and National Security Council (NSC) Senior Director for Asian Affairs. During his tenure there, he helped formulate President Obama’s strategic rebalance to the Asia Pacific region.
2018 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

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Associate Dean for Research and Policy Engagement; Jack L. Walker, Jr. Collegiate Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Political Science; Research Associate, Center for Political Studies
Email:
ergerber@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 647-4004
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Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Political Science
Email:
edieg@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-1264
Rick Hall
Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Political Science
Email:
rlhall@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-4390
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
yhenry@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5303
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Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
gjhills@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6998
Ann Lin
Associate Professor of Public Policy
Email:
annlin@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-7507
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Associate Professor of Public Policy
Email:
shobita@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-8075
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
ruffc@umich.edu
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Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
joefmd@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6998
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J. Ira and Nicki Harris Professor of Social Sciences; Professor of Public Policy; Chair of the Department of Political Science
Email:
cshipan@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6929
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A. M. and H. P. Bentley Professor of History; Professor of Public Policy; Senior Research Scientist, Center for Political Studies
Email:
vinovski@umich.edu
Location: 
ISR
Phone: 
(734) 763-3407
Professor of Public Policy
Email:
swaltz@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-8683

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Fall
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Credits: 
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Instructor: 
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Time: 
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PUBPOL 320
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Fall
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Fall
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Instructor: 
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PUBPOL 682
Leadership and Communication in State-level Policy Making
Fall
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Local Government Opprotunity for Activism
Winter
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2018
U-M Class#: 
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Credits: 
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Instructor: 
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Days: 
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Time: 
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2018
U-M Class#: 
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Credits: 
3
Instructor: 
Section: 
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Days: 
M / W
Time: 
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
1230 WEILL
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The Politics of Public Policy
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2018
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Credits: 
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Instructor: 
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Days: 
Tu / Th
Time: 
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Location: 
1120 WEILL
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The Politics of Public Policy
Winter
2018
U-M Class#: 
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Instructor: 
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