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Link to:Paul Courant on the evolving/devolving relationship between universities and society
Dec 28, 2017
A conversation with Ford School professor Paul Courant , who has just returned to the school following an eight-month[...]
Link to:Ford School celebrates the legacy of Margaret Ann (Ranny) Riecker (HLLD '05)
Apr 09, 2014
Margaret Ann (Ranny) Riecker (HLLD '05), who passed away in Midland, Mich., on April 7, was among the Ford School's[...]
Link to:New video features a Ford School visit from the Honorable Paul O'Neill
Jan 29, 2014
2013 marked the 100th anniversary of President Gerald R. Ford's birth. To honor our namesake's legacy, the Ford School[...]
Link to:A year of reflection, engagement at the Ford School characterize President Ford centennial
Jul 14, 2013
July 14 is the 100th anniversary of the birth of President Ford, and throughout the year, the Ford School has[...]
Link to:A look back at Grutter v. Bollinger
Apr 22, 2013
Ten years after the U.S. Supreme Court heard Grutter v. Bollinger , we look back at President Ford's defense of[...]

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The documentary was made by WGVU Productions and features interviews with a number of leaders including Jimmy Carter, Henry Kissinger, George H.W. Bush, Ted Kennedy, Colin Powell, and Dick Cheney.
2018 - 5:30 pm
Sep
24
The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP) will host a private screening of the documentary titled Black and Blue: The Story of Gerald Ford, Willis Ward, and the 1934 Michigan-Georgia Tech Football Game . The screening is open to ALL Ford School students, staff, and faculty. Pizza and soda provided.
2014 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Mar
22
CLOSUP Lecture Series
Open to the Public Dr. Henry Pollack, Professor Emeritus of Geophysics at the University of Michigan, and Tom Clynes, contributing editor at Popular Science, will deliver the keynote speech for the Fourth Annual U.S.-Canada Policy Conference, hosted by the Domestic Policy Corps and the International Policy Students Association. The 2013 conference, entitled "Planning for 2050: North American Policy for the Future of the Arctic," will focus on U.S. and Canadian Arctic policy, including issues related to the environment, national security, energy, and commerce.
2013 - 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Jan
23
CLOSUP Lecture Series
Join the conversation on Twitter: #blackbluedocumentary The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and the Center for Public Policy in Diverse Societies will host a screening of the documentary titled Black and Blue: The Story of Gerald Ford, Willis Ward, and the 1934 Michigan-Georgia Tech Football Game, followed by a panel discussion featuring former Senator Buzz Thomas (grandson of Willis Ward) and Steve Ford (son of President Gerald R.
2013 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Feb
12
Abstract: New investments in 'green' power are essential for mitigating the impacts of global climate change. While wind power is now considered both technologically mature and economically feasible, it faces bitter opposition from local communities on the grounds that wind turbines amount to visual pollution. This presentation will examine the role that visual imagery is playing in policy debates about the siting of new wind farms.
2007 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm