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Book Talks @ The Ford School
Daniel Raimi discusses his book The Fracking Debate , in which he highlights stories of the people and communities affected by the shale revolution, for better and worse.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Sep
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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
Sep
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The Obama Administration’s EPA created a stir when it recently proposed widely varying state carbon-intensity targets to be achieved by 2020 and permanently by 2030. Dr. Engel will discuss a recent paper that examines the bases for federal allocation, among the various states, of the greenhouse gas emissions reductions needed to meet federal air pollution standards under the Clean Air Act.
2014 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Mar
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CLOSUP Lecture Series
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Join CLOSUP and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy for a Policy Talks @ the Ford School lecture featuring Kevyn Orr, one year after the start of his appointment as Emergency Manager of the City of Detroit.
2014 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
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CLOSUP Lecture Series
Free and open to the public. Reception to follow. Discussants: Ian Beniston , Deputy Director, Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation Hunter Morrison , Director, Northeast Ohio Sustainable Communities Consortium Initiative John Russo , Visiting Research Fellow, Virginia Tech University's Metropolitan Institute (Arlington) Moderators: Margaret Dewar , Professor, Urban and Regional Planning, University of Michigan June Manning Thomas , Centennial Professor, Urban and Regional Planning, University of Michigan Abo
2014 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm