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The Received Wisdom Podcast: Episode 3: Considering Ethical Responsibility in Science and Technology ft. Nicholas Carr

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Shobita Parthasarathy and colleague produce another podcast episode, focusing on ethical considerations and responsibilities of scientists, especially with the rise of technologies like gene editing. December 9, 2019. #30-60mins #PublicPolicy #podcast #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #scienceandtechnology #Ethics #Genetics #shobitaparthasarathy ​​​​​​​​


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Fiscal Health: Mixed Signals for Michigan's Local Governments

While Michigan has had steady economic growth over the past ten years, a survey conducted by Ford School of Public Policy has found that many local government officials have mixed reviews on how well the economy is actually doing. December 11, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Society #Economics #Finance #Featured #FeaturedPolitics ​​


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Media, Information and the U.S.-Russia Relationship: A Conversation with Yevgenia Albats and Ambassa

Ford School of Public Policy to host Russian journalist and scholar Yevgenia Albats and Ambassador Susan Elliott, a recently retired U.S. diplomat, to discuss how media and information are changing the relationship between Russia and the United States. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Media #InformationScience #Lecture

 01-15-2020 | 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century

Join the Ford School of Public Policy for a lecture on the impact of graduate STEM education in the 21st Century by Layne Scherer, senior program officer with the Board of Higher Education and Workforce. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #Lecture #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Science/Technology #HigherEducation

 01-22-2020 | 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Tough Love: My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For

Ford School of Public Policy is hosting Ambassador Susan Rice to discuss her book "Tough Love: My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For". #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Lecture #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Society

 01-20-2020 | 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM ET


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The Center for the Study of Complex Systems presents: A Nobel Symposium

Ford School of Public Policy is hosting The Center for the Study of Complex Systems presents: A Nobel Symposium on December 10th. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Symposium #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics ​​​​​​

 12-10-2019 | 01:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Opportunities and Challenges of Autonomous Vehicles; Role of Governments?

School of Public Policy is hosting Christopher A. Hart, the founder of Hart Solutions LLP, which specializes in improving safety in a variety of contexts. He discusses the government's role in regulating autonomous vehicles. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Lecture #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Technology #Policy #AutonomousVehicles ​​​​​​​​

 02-10-2020 | 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Trump’s Revocation of the Clean Air Act’s States’ Rights Waiver Sends a ‘Chilling Message’, says Rabe

Michigan Professor of Public Policy, Barry Rabe, discusses the Trump administration's move to repeal the Clean Air Act and its impact on policy. October 10, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #EnvironmentandSustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateChange #Policy #Politics #BarryRabe


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The Received Wisdom Podcast: Episode 2: Technology, Optimism, and Race ft. Ruha Benjamin

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Shobita Parthasarathy cohosts the podcast series "The Received Wisdom." In this second episode, the role of race after the introduction of technology to society is discussed. October 29, 2019. #30-60mins #PublicPolicy #podcast #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #Technology #RaceandEthnicity #shobitaparthasarathy ​​​​​​​​


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Stephen Biegun - International Diplomacy Challenges: North Korea

Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun discusses U.S. policy and strategy for achieving the denuclearization of North Korea and the transformation of U.S.-North Korean relations. September 13, 2019. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #video #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Asia ​​​​​​