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Link to:Ford School students team up with the School of Information to help communities with COVID-19 challenges
Aug 13, 2020
Summer Citizen Interaction Design Fellows – students from across the university, including from the Ford School– are[...]
Link to:Stevenson and Wolfers say Michigan’s go-slow approach is good for public health and the economy
Aug 13, 2020
When other states were reopening their economies in May, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer was taking a go-slow approach,[...]
Link to:Detroit unemployment rate drops, but 1 in 5 residents in financial trouble
Aug 13, 2020
More Detroiters have returned to work amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but many families continue to have difficulty[...]
Link to:Applications for Financial Aid Lagging Among Michigan Low-Income Students
Aug 10, 2020
The economic hardship for low-income families caused by the COVID-19 pandemic may have another casualty: high school[...]
Link to:Dean Barr publishes new paper to assist teaching about pandemic financial response
Aug 07, 2020
Michael Barr , Dean of the Ford School, has been observing the financial response to the COVID-19 pandemic closely, as[...]


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Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Luke Shaefer, Alford A. Young Jr., and Michael S. Barr will discuss some of the ways that policymakers and communities are attempting to combat poverty during the COVID-19 crisis.
2020 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join P3E for a discussion with Menachem Hojda , LMSW, a licensed clinical social worker at the Oakland Community Health Network, where he provides training about issues like the Michigan Mental Health Code, suicide, trauma and resilience, employment, and criminal justice to help build a more compassionate and understanding community.
2020 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
U-M Professors Yuen Yuen Ang, Pauline Jones, Ann Lin, Laura Rozek, and Twila Tardif will present findings from a survey that they--along with other U-M researchers--have conducted over the past month.
2020 - 10:00 am
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Paula Lantz, Associate Dean of the Ford School and James B. Hudak Professor of Health Policy, and Michael S. Barr, Dean of the Ford School, will discuss the emerging social epidemiology of COVID-19 and current understanding regarding public health and social policy responses.
2020 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Join the Program in Practical Policy Engagement as we host Detroit City Council President Pro Tem Mary Sheffield and Detroit Health Department Chief Public Health Officer Denise Fair for a discussion and updates on how COVID-19 is impacting Metro Detroit and its residents.
2020 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm