August 14, 2020

Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

  1. March 11, 2019

    U-M part of network to build public interest technology field

    U-M has joined the Public Interest Technology University Network, a partnership of 21 colleges and universities dedicated to building the nascent field of public interest technology.

  2. February 11, 2019

    Perceptions play big role in how residents feel about wind energy

    When local residents feel the planning process for building wind turbines is fair and open, their perceptions of the energy source remain steady or improve with time, according to a U-M study.

  3. January 28, 2019

    Campus briefs

    News from around the university.

  4. January 14, 2019

    Ford School discussion, photo exhibit to highlight impact of deportation

    Two Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy events will explore the recent deportation of Ann Arbor mother Lourdes Salazar Bautista and the impact of current U.S. immigration policy. Bautista, the mother of three children, left Mexico in 1997 to join her husband in the U.S., and the couple eventually bought a house in Ann…
  5. December 6, 2018

    $2.5M gift to create professorship to support social justice

    A $2.5 million gift by the Kohn Charitable Trust will establish a new professorship of social justice and social policy at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

  6. December 3, 2018

    Ford School launches new degree that builds on work experience

    The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy is launching a new degree in the 2019-20 academic year geared toward students with some professional work experience who are passionate about public affairs.

  7. November 27, 2018

    Collaboration supports education research among U-M, MSU, state of Michigan

    A new education research collaboration and data center at U-M marks the start of a unique collaboration among U-M, Michigan State University and the state of Michigan.

  8. November 19, 2018

    Survey shows bipartisan support for independent investigations

    Democrats, Republicans and independents are all less likely to support candidates who would undermine the independence of law enforcement investigations, according to a new study.

  9. September 5, 2018

    New Weiser Diplomacy Center to bring foreign policy experts to U-M

    A $10 million gift from U-M alumni Ron and Eileen Weiser will establish a new diplomacy center to serve as a hub for engagement with the foreign policy community.

  10. April 25, 2018

    Power Foundation gift funds new policy engagement program

    A $1.5 million gift from the Power Foundation will fund a program to encourage partnerships among U-M faculty and students, and people and organizations outside the university, who are actively working on public policy.