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A Lunchtime Conversation about "White Fragility"

U-M Ford School of Public Policy is hosting Arthur F. Thurnau Professor in the Departments of Sociology and Afroamerican and African Studies to discuss white fragility and how public policy has created racial and ethnic inequalities. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion ​​​​​​​

 03-09-2020 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET


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New frontiers: Labor, immigration, and foreign policy

U-M Ford School of Public Policy will host Denis McDonough, former White House Chief of Staff for President Barack Obama. McDonough will be discussing transforming labor markets, the economy, and crisis response in the White House. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Economics ​​​​​​​

 02-26-2020 | 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Integrating and Enforcing Labor Rights in Trade

Public Policy Professor of Practice Sander Levin and others discuss the historical challenges in the integration and enforcement of labor rights in trade, reviewing labor clauses and figuring out key ways to implement them. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Policy #Global #Tradedeals ​​​​​​​​ #SanderLevin ​

 02-19-2020 | 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Getting to net-zero: Climate challenges and solutions

U-M Ford School of Public Policy presents a discussion surrounding climate change and possible solutions, answering questions concerning the national agenda, candidates' plans, the Green New Deal, and others. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #EnvironmentandSustainability #Sustainability #ClimateChange #Policy #Economics ​​​​​​​​​​

 02-21-2020 | 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM ET


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Stephanie Rowden: Radio Campfire at UMMA

U-M School of Art & Design Associate Professor Stephanie Rowden and STAMPS grad Juliet Hinely host a curated listening "Radio Campfire" event, featuring creative audio stories, soundscapes, and sonic postcards that tell stories from public spaces. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Event #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Community #AudioSoundscapes ​​​​​​​

 02-22-2020 | 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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To Solve Drug Pricing We Must Solve the Drug Patent Problem

U-M Ford School of Public Policy hosts veteran of the global access to medicines movement Priti Krishtel, discussing her work to combat rising prescription drug costs so more patients can afford the medicine they need & exploring the drug patent problem. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #Medicine #DrugUse #Research ​​​​​​​​​

 02-24-2020 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM ET


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"Online Harassment and the Threat to Democracy"

U-M Wallace House hosts multiple speakers to discuss the harassment by online trolls that target journalists, turning social media platforms into battlefield space and threatening female journalists' safety. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #Event #Knight-WallaceFellows #Technology #Society #SocialMedia #Security #journalism ​​​​​​​​​

 03-24-2020 | 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Wallace House Presents "What Does Big Tech Owe Us?"

U-M Wallace House hosts former chief security officer at Facebook, Alex Stamos. This free event open to the public will discuss the tech giants and their responsibility in the digital age that they have created. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #Event #Knight-WallaceFellows #Technology #Society #2016Election #Security #In-Person ​​​​​​​​​​

 03-18-2020 | 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM ET


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2020 Tanner Lecture on Human Values: "Theorizing Racial Justice"

Ford School is hosting Charles Mills for the 2019-2020 Tanner Lecture to discuss racial justice. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #GovernmentandPolitics #RaceandEthnicity ​​​​​​​

 02-12-2020 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM ET


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Getting Your Story Told & Working with the Media

U-M Poverty Solutions Communications faculty Kristen Kerecman and Lauren Slagter discuss their experiences on what makes a successful story as well as how to effectively pitch your story and "get to the point" when working with the media. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Career #Society #Media #Communication #KristenKerecman #LaurenSlagter ​​​​​​​​​​

 01-28-2020 | 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM ET