President of the Skoll Global Threats Fund, Annie will deliver the Ford School’s annual Josh Rosenthal Education Fund Lecture. The fund was created in memory of Josh Rosenthal, a 1979 U-M graduate who died at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. The fund supports lectures, research, and student internships that encourage public discussion and greater understanding of changes in the world since 9/11.
This #policytalks event will be held on Monday, September 12, 2016 at 4:00 PM in the Annenberg Auditorium.
Check out photos from this year's Graduate Horizons conference and learn more: http://myumi.ch/LRAk3
Held Monday, 9/12/2016, Annie Maxwell (AB '00, MPP '02), President of the Skoll Global Threats Fund, presented a Policy Talks @ the Ford School lecture on "Wicked Problems: The Role of Imagination and Creativity."
Join us in honoring President Ford and celebrating our Fordie pride later today at a Worldwide Ford School Spirit Day near you! Details: http://myumi.ch/L1DMY
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We offer rigorous education to policy analysts and public managers, confident that those who are well trained in the analysis of economic, political, and organizational issues will be best able to address public concerns. Our interdisciplinary faculty, leaders in their fields, is committed to the effective use of the social sciences to understand public problems and contribute to their solution.
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