Upcoming events

We host a diverse array of timely, meaningful events that engage our students, community, and public policy leaders. All of our Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 events will be held online.
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Post U-M v. Maryland Football Huddle

Dec 7, 2020, 8:30-9:00 am EST
Join your fellow Fordies on Monday, December 7th to break down the December 5th, U-M v. Maryland game's plays. Open to all Ford School staff, faculty, and students: check your email for Zoom link.
Weiser Diplomacy Center Series

Public Diplomacy: A Vision for 2021 and Beyond

Dec 7, 2020, 11:30 am-12:50 pm EST
This event will feature Dr. Vivian S. Walker, Executive Director of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy, in conversation with Professor John Ciorciari, Director of the Weiser Diplomacy Center at the University of Michigan, with a welcome address by Rejaul Karim Laskar, representing the Global Forum for Scholars & Practitioners of Diplomacy. 
STPP Lecture Series

Digital Contact Tracing: An Unlikely Policy Story

Dec 7, 2020, 4:00-5:00 pm EST
Erin Simpson, Associate Director of Technology Policy at the Center for American Progress, will join STPP for a conversation about digital contact tracing and privacy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

P3E Student Showcase

Dec 9, 2020, 4:00-5:30 pm EST
Join P3E for Fall 2020 Practical Community Learning Project (PCLP) and research assistant student presentations.
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Hands-on, practical experiences

Dec 10, 2020, 8:00-8:45 pm EST
In this session, learn about the wide range of opportunities for students to engage with real-world policy issues in the classroom and through research, activities, and workshops.

Post U-M v. OSU Football Huddle

Dec 14, 2020, 8:30-9:00 am EST
Join your fellow Fordies on Monday, December 14th to break down the December 12th, U-M v. OSU game's plays. Open to all Ford School staff, faculty, and students: check your email for Zoom link.
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Careers in Public Policy

Dec 16, 2020, 12:00-12:45 pm EST
With professional, personalized career services and a powerful, deeply committed alumni network, the Ford School helps students achieve their career goals.

Trivia and networking

Jan 13, 2021, 6:00-8:00 pm EST
Ford School trivia followed by student-alumni networking session.
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Public Policy and Institutional Discrimination Series

History, Reparations and Policy 2.0

Feb 18, 2021, 12:00-12:50 pm EST
As part of the Public Policy and Institutional Discrimination Discussion Series, faculty discussant, Earl Lewis, will share knowledge and ideas about History, Reparations and Policy. 
Conversations Across Difference

Rebecca Carroll on "Surviving the White Gaze"

Mar 3, 2021, 4:00-5:00 pm EST
Join us for a discussion with Rebecca Carroll, writer, creative consultant, editor-at-large, and podcast host, about her new book Surviving the White Gaze.
Public Policy and Institutional Discrimination Series

Lobbying and Mass Incarceration

Mar 11, 2021, 12:00-12:50 pm EST
Broderick Johnson will lead the discussion on lobbying and mass incarceration.