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Free and open to the public. Marie Hardin teaches classes that focus on sports and society at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Her research concentrates on diversity, ethics and professional practices in mediated sports. Her work has been published in Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly , Sociology of Sport Journal , Sex Roles , Newspaper Research Journal , Mass Communication & Society , Journalism , Journal of Sports Management , and The Howard Journal of Communications , among others.
2012 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Admission is free. The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan will host a special showing of Gerrymandering: The Movie . Writer/director Jeff Reichert will be present to talk about the film and answer questions. The movie addresses the issue of gerrymandering of political districts and the effects it has on the American political scene. A panel discussion including Professor of Public Policy John Chamberlin and other invited guests will take place after the screening.
2010 - 7:00 pm to 12:00 am
Los Angeles area alumni gathered for a networking happy hour at BottleRock in downtown L.A.
2010 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The Knight-Wallace Fellows at Michigan invite you to join nationally recognized journalists and experts as they examine restricted access to public information in an age of terrorism. Keynote Speaker: Bob Woodward, The Washington Post will be joined by journalists Jill Abramson, Managing Editor, The New York Times Jackie Northam, National Security Correspondent, NPR Robert Pollock, Editorial Board Member, The Wall Street Journal Tom Rosenstiel, Director, Project for Excellence in Journalism Greta Van Susteren, Host, 'On the Record,' Fox News Keynote
2007 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
William Collins , Vanderbilt University and The Long Run Economic Impact of the 1992 Los Angeles Riot. Justin McCrary , University of Michigan. Read the Paper
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