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Students highlight their practical policy engagements

Dec 17, 2020
Ford School students engaged in real problem-solving in the fall 2020 semester, tackling some of the most important issues facing Michigan. The undergraduate and graduate students participated in research and analysis projects as a part of the...
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An idea whose time has come: practical engagement

Mar 25, 2019
Philip Power, class of 1960, served on the University of Michigan Board of Regents from 1987 to 1999. Power, his parents, and his wife Kathy have supported the U-M Museum of Art, U-M Student Publications, the University Musical Society and the...

P3E Winter 2021 Student Showcase

Apr 28, 2021 1:29:00

Join P3E for Winter 2021 Practical Community Learning Project (PCLP) and research assistant student presentations.

Young Leaders in Public Service with Kya Robertson

Mar 31, 2021 0:43:00

Ford School students are invited to join the Program in Practical Policy Engagement for a discussion with Kya Robertson, Detroit Deputy District 1 Manager for the Department of Neighborhoods.

Rep. Lauren Underwood on health policy and the ACA

Mar 29, 2021 1:00:13

Join us for a discussion on health policy and the future of the Affordable Care Act with Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (D-IL) and Paula Lantz, associate dean of the Ford School and James Hudak Professor of Health

Voters Not Politicians: Communities of Interest Outreach

Jan 19, 2021 0:03:00

Students Molly Kalb (BA ‘21) and Mariam Sayeed (MPP ‘21) worked with Voters Not Politicians (VNP) to conduct research and produced a short, lively, informative video that will be used in VNP's public engagement efforts around the Independent Citiz

P3E Student Showcase

Jan 15, 2021 1:25:00

Join P3E for Fall 2020 Practical Community Learning Project (PCLP) and research assistant student presentations.

Effective Advocacy Workshop

Dec 2, 2020 1:24:18

League of Conservation Voters (LCV) senior staff will discuss the steps to be an effective advocate and provide examples used by LCV during some of their successful campaigns.  

Policy Pitch Competition: Q&A

Oct 16, 2020 0:16:55

Returning Ford School master's and BA students completing summer internship experiences answer questions from the audience.

Emma Kern: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 16, 2020 0:03:25

Emma Kern (MPP, ‘21) worked at the Hawai'i Appleseed Center for Law & Economic Justice on their poverty report, collecting both data and personal stories on how the COVID-19 pandemic has brought inequity to the forefront.

Clary Baudraz: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 16, 2020 0:04:46

Clary Baudraz  (MPP '21) says her time at Save the Children allowed her to promote her concern for women’s and girls’ political participation, to make sure that girl's voices are being heard in the policy debates that affect their lives. 

Mariatu Santiago: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 16, 2020 0:03:31

Mariatu Santiago (MPP ‘21) used her passion for storytelling to help establish a blog series University of the Virgin Islands Research and Technology Park, to highlight to its target community the range of opportunities available to them.

Safiya Merchant: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 19, 2020 0:03:26

Safiya Merchant (MPP ‘21) examined one issue while at the City of Detroit Housing and Revitalization Department: How to design an inclusive community that preserves affordable housing and improves the quality of life for the most vulnerable even i

J'Taime Lyons: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 16, 2020 0:03:14

J'Taime Lyons (MPP/MBA ‘22) was able to apply the tools she has gained at the Ford School to make an impact in community engagement at the Durham Children's Initiative, which creates a pipeline high quality services from birth through high school

Policy Pitch Competition: Full Video

Oct 16, 2020 1:16:30

Returning Ford School master's and BA students completing summer internship experiences will have the opportunity to reflect on their internship experience and celebrate the start of the upcoming school year.

Eli Gold: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 16, 2020 0:04:12

Eli Gold (MPP/MS ‘22) made a difference with Detroit-based Soulidarity, to help the people of Highland Park recover their street lights and have safer neighborhoods (and he made a true pitch for funding!)