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Oct 12, 2018
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Oct 11, 2018
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Related Upcoming Events

Oct
29
Ford Security Seminar
Ford Security Seminar will host William G. Rich to discuss about how the changing economic trends and politics of the GCC are Affecting U.S. Security Interests.
11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Oct
30
Please join us for a special screening of Michigan Divided , a 48 minute documentary exploring political divisions in the state. A 30 minute interactive audience conversation will follow. The event is part of the Michigan Truth Tour provided by Bridge Magazine. The screening and discussion is free and open to the public, please RSVP here !
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Nov
02
The Critical Race Theory (CRT) Discussion Series is co-sponsored by the Ford School and the University of Michigan Law School. Graduate and professional students are invited to join us for our third session, "Big Data, Incivility, and Social Media." Lunch will be provided.
11:45 am to 1:00 pm

Related Past Events

Oct
19
Meet the force of women leading communities in Michigan, engage with municipal issues, and learn more about the management profession in this interactive panel session. This session is for graduate and professional students - registration is free, but required.
2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Oct
11
Join former Solicitors General officials for a moderated discussion about the importance of diversity of thought.
2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Oct
09
María Elena Salinas with journalists Ginger Thompson and Aaron Nelsen, and policy expert Ann Lin
2018 - 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Oct
08
CLOSUP Lecture Series
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
The panel will look at two initiatives on the November 2018 ballot: the Voters Not Politicians initiative to reform redistricting (Proposal 2), and the Promote the Vote initiative to expand voting and registration opportunities (Proposal 3).
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Oct
05
The Critical Race Theory (CRT) Discussion Series is co-sponsored by the Ford School and the University of Michigan Law School. Graduate and professional students are invited to join us for our second session, "Activism and Sports." Lunch will be provided.
2018 - 11:45 am 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
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Lecturer in Statistics for Public Policy
Email:
jkhanson@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-1496
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
Assistant Professor of Public Policy
Email:
emontero@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 647-1345
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Professor of Public Policy
Email:
bnyhan@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
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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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LEO Lecturer 1
Email:
conan@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
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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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