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Mariam Sayeed: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 2020 0:03:28

Mariam Sayeed (MPP ‘21) chose to work at Direct Relief to learn how international organizations impact communities that are in the most need by sending resources and care to local organizations, especially as COVID-19 affects displaced communities

Karolina Ramos: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 2020 0:04:26

Karolina Ramos (MPP ‘21) contributed to The Aspen Institute’s Financial Security program by looking at how human-centered policies can help recipients of government aid better manage the process, happy that her social media skills can be policy-re

Policy Pitch Competition: Q&A

Oct 1, 2020 0:16:55

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

Safiya Merchant: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 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

Emma Kern: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 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.

J'Taime Lyons: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 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

Clary Baudraz: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 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. 

Policy Pitch Competition: Full Video

Oct 1, 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.

Mariatu Santiago: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 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.

Eli Gold: Policy Pitch Competition

Oct 1, 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!)  

Cybersecurity: Threats, policy, and responses panel

Sep 30, 2020 0:55:00

Paul Abbate, Associate Deputy Director of the FBI, and David Levy,  Vice President of Amazon Web Services, discuss current cybersecurity threats, formulating policy, and calibrating responses.

#B1GVotes: Will You Vote? Voter Registration PSA

Sep 28, 2020 0:01:08

October 19th is the last day to register to vote in Michigan online or by mail. In-person registration is available for Michigan residents currently through November 3rd at your clerk's office.

Catherine Hausman: Understanding Carbon Tax

Sep 22, 2020 0:03:02

Catherine Hausman, PhD, Associate Professor of Public Policy at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy and a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economics Research, explains the concept and arguments for and against

Kari Rea: Voter Registration Workshop

Sep 14, 2020 0:48:05

P3E hosts Ginsberg Center Research Assistant Kari Rea (MPP '20) for a session to train students, staff & faculty to be able to assist in the voter registration process.

Welcome to the Ford School!

Sep 2, 2020 0:04:09

Welcome! Our students, staff, and faculty share their hopes for the 2020-2021 academic year at the University of Michigan and thoughts on why public policy is important, now more than ever.

Fall Launch Event: Fall 2020

Sep 2, 2020 0:17:13

This annual event celebrates the beginning of the year and generally features an ice cream social. We've redesigned it a bit this year: the ice cream will be virtual but the excitement of a new school year is real!

Introducing: Sequences

Aug 3, 2020 0:02:04

There are two different sections of Statistics for the Fall and Quantitative Methods of Program Evaluation in the Winter that graduate students can take.