Price School of Public Policy Events

January 2019

Wednesday, January 9

ASPD Spring Town Hall
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Welcome back planners! Hope you all had a rejuvenating winter break and are having a great first day of spring semester. ASPD is holding our Spring Town...

Thursday, January 10

Terminate Gerrymandering Summit and Fair Maps Incubator Launch
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The USC Schwarzenegger Institute would like to invite you to the upcoming summit, featuring these speakers: Arnold Schwarzenegger, 38th Governor of...

Book Talk with Avidit Acharya, Deep Roots: How Slavery Still Shapes Southern Politics
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Despite dramatic social transformations in the United States during the last 150 years, the South has remained staunchly conservative. Southerners are more...

Friday, January 11

USAJOBS Presentation
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Presented by Veterans at Price, Homeland Security Student Organization (HSSO), GPAC, and Price Office of Career Services Representatives will give an...

Getting the World Bank to Change Course: Reflections from a Career in Development
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Dr. Josef Leitmann Lead Disaster Risk Management Specialist for The World Bank, presented by the USC Price School and the USC Dornsife Department of...

Monday, January 14

Urban Growth Seminar Series: "Latino City: Urban Planning, Politics and the Grassroots"
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Join us for the first Urban Growth Seminar Series of the semester, hosted by the Price School Department of Urban Planning and Spatial Analysis. The seminar...

Tuesday, January 15

PIPE Workshop: Phil Potter, University of Virginia
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Political Violence in China: Terrorism, Official Media, and Political Priorities Most scholars agree that autocracies enjoy a key counterterrorism...

Thursday, January 17

Social Enterprise and the Public Sector: A discussion on current trends, models and real-world cases
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Social Innovation Speaker Series presents Saul Garlick, Founder & CEO, Unleesh Saul Garlick has spent his entire career as a social entrepreneur focused on...

Friday, January 18

Urban Research Agenda for Argentina & Latin America
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Speaker Cynthia Goytia, Professor and Head of the Master of Science in Urban Economis at Torcuato Di Tella University in Buenos Aires. RSVP to

Tuesday, January 22

Lunch with a Leader: Laura Mosqueda, MD, Dean, Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Integrating Social Justice and Medicine Laura Mosqueda, MD, Dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, is a widely respected authority on geriatric and...

Wednesday, January 23

Innovation on Job Accessibility with General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) Data: Dr. Gary Painter, Madison Swayne
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METRANS Spring 2019 Speaker Series This presentation analyzes job access in Los Angeles County via public transportation based on a travel time, via...

Thursday, January 24

USC Price and George Washington Lecture Series presents a conversation with Nadine Strossen, author of HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship
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This year's George Washington Leadership Lecture explores the supreme law of the United States - The Constitution and the Bill of Rights First Amendment. Our...

Tuesday, January 29

PIPE* Workshop: Jeff Jenkins, USC Price
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White Identity and the Emergence of the Republican Party in the Early-20th Century South (Co-authored with Boris Heersink, Fordham University) We explore...

Mental Health in API Communities
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APIC would like to invite the student body at Price to a moderated panel discussion about mental health in Asian Pacific Islander communities.

Wednesday, January 30

METRANS Spring 2019 Speaker series: Laura Cornejo, "LA Metro is Changing the Mobility Landscape  – Learn What’s Next!"
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Los Angeles is facing an unprecedented transformational opportunity. With competing mobility options, changing land use patterns and shifting individual...

Bedrosian Bookclub - Antigone, Jan 2019
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For 2019, we're trying something new! Join us for the first in-person book club discussion as part of the Bedrosian Bookclub Podcast. January's read is...

Thursday, January 31

Careers in Public Policy in the Era of Trump and the Master of Public Affairs at Brown University
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INFO SESSION: Careers in Public Policy in the Era of Trump and the Master of Public Affairs at Brown University Since the last Presidential election, there...

USC Price’s 90th Anniversary Celebration
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To celebrate USC Price’s 90th anniversary, we will go back to our roots in Los Angeles City Hall. In 1929, local civic leaders approached USC to teach in...