URC Lunch and Learn

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Location: D.M. Smith Room 303

The School of Public Policy welcomes Mr. Mike Carnathan and Dr. Doug Hooker as speakers for our URC Lunch and Learn titled, "The Potential for Partnerships Through the Atlanta Regional Commission.”

Please RSVP for this event here.

About the Speakers:

Avery Prevost


Avery smiling next to a cat laying on a cat tower 1. What do you do?

I am a fellow with the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), one of the largest animal protection organizations in the world. My fellow program is part of HSUS's new initiative to provide a pipeline into the field for early career professionals.

Kyle Smith


Picture of Kyle on a balcony with the Washington Monument behind him1. What do you do?

Draft constituent correspondence, support the Chief of Staff and other senior staff, and plan and coordinate events that advance the Senator’s legislative priorities.

WOPR: Scott Ganz

Location: D.M. Smith Room 303

Join us for a workshop on original policy research (WOPR) featuring School of Public Policy Professor Scott Ganz,  whose talk will be titled: "Goldilocks vs. Robin Hood: Using shape-constrained regression to evaluate u-shaped (or inverse u-shaped) theories in data."

IAC Lightning Talks - Health

Join the School of Public Policy, the School of Economics, and the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs for the second installment in the Ivan Allen College Lightning Talks series. Each event features Ph.D. students and faculty from around the College presenting their research in rapid-fire style, one after the next with only a few minutes per presentation. The first event will focus on health research.

Presentations will run from 1:00 pm-2:00 pm., with refreshments to follow.

Diwali Day

Location: D.M. Smith Lounge

Join the Public Policy Graduate Student Association in celebrating Diwali! Stop by at your convenience to eat food, socialize, and celebrate with SPP Graduate students and faculty.