Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

  1. October 25, 2021

    Distinguished University Professors to discuss their scholarly work

    Three faculty members who have been recognized with one of U-M’s highest honors will discuss their professional and scholarly experiences during an upcoming event.

  2. October 18, 2021

    Democracy & Debate project to continue through 2021-22

    At a time when democratic institutions are under pressure and the U-M community is looking to engage, U-M will continue Democracy & Debate through the 2021-22 academic year.

  3. August 30, 2021

    Schools and colleges preparing for more traditional fall semester

    The Record asked schools and colleges to share some aspect of the coming year they’d like to highlight, within the context of moving on after the pandemic’s restrictions.

  4. August 25, 2021

    Ford School to address societal challenges through Center for Racial Justice

    The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy is launching the Center for Racial Justice designed to expand knowledge about the complex intersections between race and public policy.

  5. May 19, 2021

    Report: HAIL scholarship program boosts students’ trajectory

    HAIL, a U-M scholarship program that launched five years ago for high achieving, low-income students in Michigan, has boosted applications and enrollment while helping to diversify the student body.

  6. May 12, 2021

    Study finds vaccine hesitancy rooted in institutional mistrust

    Hesitancy by some to get a COVID-19 vaccine is due to longstanding mistrust in technical, health and government institutions, and it challenges efforts to achieve herd immunity, researchers say.

  7. May 7, 2021

    New co-directors at CFLP expand its work in financial inclusion

    The Gerald R. Ford School School of Public Policy’s Center on Finance, Law & Policy has expanded its leadership structure by naming Adrienne Harris and Jeremy Kress as co-faculty directors.

  8. May 3, 2021

    Webinar series examines science, technology and the ‘carceral state’

    The myriad issues playing a role in an exploding prison population in the United States and around the world will be addressed in a U-M webinar series “Behind Walls, Beyond Discipline: Science, Technology & the Carceral State.”

  9. April 12, 2021

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  10. April 8, 2021

    Kohn gift to help Ford School expand work in social policy, equity

    Gifts totaling $17 million from the Kohn Charitable Trust will establish a resource hub at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy to research policy promoting social equity and inclusion for all U.S. residents.