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We’re pleased to announce Sheldon Danziger as our 2017 commencement speaker.

Details: http://myumi.ch/aVW1n

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Are you tuning-in on Monday for #policytalks Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, in conversation with Dean Susan M. Collins? Look no further--we’ll be streaming live on YouTube.

For more information about the event and other streaming options, visit http://myumi.ch/J74X2.

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Held Friday, 3/24/2017, a panel of speakers analyzed the recent changes in U.S. immigration policy and perspectives on how to move the conversation forward. Panelists included Director of Michigan Office of New Americans Bing Goei, Director of Global Detroit Steve Tobocman, and Legal Director of Human Rights First and Towsley Policymaker in Residence Hardy Vieux. Hosted by the Ford+SPPG Conference and co-sponsored by the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Rackham Student Government, and the International Policy Center. Details: http://fordschool.umich.edu/events/2017/immigration-integration-and-mobility-populist-era.
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Don’t miss today’s #policytalks lecture with Assistant Professor Kristin Seefeldt, author of “Abandoned Families: Social Isolation in the Twenty-First Century.”

Details: http://myumi.ch/LBBlQ

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Don’t miss today’s book talk with Prof. Shobita Parthasarathy, author of “Patent Politics: Life Forms, Markets, and the Public Interest in the United States and Europe.”

Details: http://myumi.ch/6xkk4

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Are you tuning-in on April 10 for our conversation with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen? Look no further--we’ll be streaming live on YouTube. For more information about the event and other streaming options, visit http://myumi.ch/J74X2. #fordschoolyellen

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Tomorrow, we’re hosting a #policytalks event discussing national security and human rights. Will you join the conversation? Details: http://myumi.ch/Jdg8V

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Save the date for March 27 when Shobita Parthasarathy will deliver a book talk on her latest publication, “Patent Politics: Life Forms, Markets, and the Public Interest in the United States and Europe.”

The public talk is part of a day-long symposium on patents, social justice, and public responsibility. Attendance at the symposium requires FREE registration. No registration is required for those who will only attend the Book Talk.

Book Talk: http://myumi.ch/6xkk4
Symposium: http://myumi.ch/L48zx

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At this week’s #policytalks, we’re looking inward at sexual assault on our own campus. Will you join the conversation?

Details: http://myumi.ch/aX9Pp

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On Dec. 18, 2007, the Pinellas County School Board abandoned integration. They justified the vote with bold promises: Schools in poor, black neighborhoods would get more money, more staff, more resources. They delivered none of that.

On 2/1, Tampa Bay Times’ Lisa Gartner, Michael LaForgia, and Nathaniel Lash join us to tell the story of how district leaders turned five once-average schools into failure factories.

Details: http://myumi.ch/JW8OM
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