Gerald R. Ford

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Related News

Link to:A man of enormous integrity: How the Ford School got its name
Nov 14, 2019
In December 1977, at the annual party of the Institute of Public Policy Studies (IPPS) , a young graduate student named[...]
Link to:Ford School hosts private screening of documentary, Gerald R. Ford: A Test of Character
Sep 08, 2016
Some 120 students, faculty, and staff—along with a number of distinguished guests—attended Tuesday’s private screening[...]
Link to:Ford Presidential Fellowship Fund takes center stage in November Michigan Alumnus
Nov 18, 2014
The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Fellowship, an endowed fund honoring the legacy of University of Michigan alumnus and[...]
Link to:Ford School of Public Policy celebrating a century of impact
Oct 27, 2014
Originally published in The University Record A major milestone is in sight for the faculty, students, alumni and staff[...]
Link to:The People's House - Gerald Ford's congressional legacy
Dec 16, 2013
Before Nixon's fall, before Agnew's fall, Gerald R. Ford spent 25 years in the U.S. House of Representatives. But while[...]


Related Past Events

Gerald R. Ford: A Test of Character , is a one-hour film that was produced by President Ford's friend Ambassador Peter Secchia and which first aired on National Geographic in 2016.
2017 - 4:00 pm
CLOSUP Lecture Series
While much attention has been focused on the threats that hydraulic fracturing poses to water systems—whether by its consumptive use of freshwater or the risk of contaminating ground- and surface waters—the financial wealth that oil and gas development brings to state and local governments may provide opportunities to protect water resources. This diverse group of scholars will discuss their research at the intersection of fracking and water policy, and as a panel explore whether there are particular policies or practices that might be scaled-up or replicated outside their geographical area of study to create more sustainable energy-water systems.
2017 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Join us on Tuesday, September 6 for a very special film screening, free food, and the chance to meet your fellow students, faculty, and staff as we learn about the legacy of our namesake president, Gerald R. Ford.
2016 - 6:30 pm
Citi Foundation Lecture
The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy is proud to honor President Ford's centennial in 2013. This event brings together two distinguished members of his administration for an evening of reflection on their work and friendship with President Ford, and a discussion of today's current events.
2013 - 7:00 pm
Free and open to the public. Reception to follow. Frank Zarb , President Ford's "Energy Czar" during the 1970s energy crisis, discusses the country's tortured history developing effective energy policies. Sponsored by: Varnum Law, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation, and Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
2012 - 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm