Events

 
  • Thursday, February 27th, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this Earth Day event.

    Autumn Peltier, an internationally recognized teen spokesperson for clean water, will speak at this Earth Day event.

    Autumn Peltier (born September 27, 2004) is Anishinaabe-kwe and a member of the Wikwemikong First Nation and an internationally recognized advocate for clean water. She is a water protector and has been called a "water warrior".[1][2] Peltier addressed world leaders at the UN General Assembly on the issue of water protection at the age of thirteen in 2018.

  • Thursday, February 27th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Spatial Analysis with GeoDa 
    Seungwon Kim
    Thursday, February 27, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
    243 Jessup Hall

  • Monday, March 2nd, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction to Qualitative Research
    Adriana Maldonado 
    Monday, March 2, 1:30pm – 2:20pm
    C410 College of Public Health Building

  • Monday, March 2nd, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this panel discussion of womens' role in public management and policy.

    Panelists include:

  • Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

    Join the Iowa Women’s Archives as we celebrate Women’s History Month. Learn about the remarkable women who labored as domestic workers from the 1930s to 1950s and were interviewed for the book The Maid Narratives: Black Domestics and White Families in the Jim Crow South. The conversation includes historians, social workers, and civil rights activists:

  • Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this series of luncheons. For more information about the series, click here. Follow the link to the topics you are interested in to register.

    Meena Khandelwal, associate professor of Feminist Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Iowa, will present Combustion: A Feminist Perspective on Cookstove Improvement Campaigns in India.

  • Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Approaching Research within a Total Survey Error Framework 
    Kelly Guinn
    Wednesday, March 4, 11:30am – 12:20pm
    N213 Lindquist Center

  • Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Network Visualization Using R
    Bomi Lee 
    Wednesday, March 4, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
    3026 Seamans Center

  • Thursday, March 5th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Advanced Spatial Analysis with R 
    Seungwon Kim
    Thursday, March 5, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
    243 Jessup Hall

  • Saturday, March 7th, 2020

    The University of Iowa Public Policy Center will sponsor a fundraising dinner and concert to support the 1,500 UI student veterans and their families.

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  • Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction to Python 
    Sulyun Lee
    Wednesday, February 26, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
    C250 Pappajohn Business Building

  • Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council luncheon series.

  • Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this event.

  • Friday, February 21st, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this event.

  • Friday, February 21st, 2020 to Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

    The PPC is proud to support Iowa City Darwin Day. All events are free and open to the public. Please click here to see event dates, times, and locations.

  • Thursday, February 20th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction to ArcMap
    Seungwon Kim
    Thursday, February 20, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
    243 Jessup Hall

    This workshop aims to provide a quick introduction to ArcMap. Participants will learn to set workspace environments for projects, generate and manipulate spatial data, combine spatial datasets with data from different sources (i.e., *.txt or *.csv), visualize and publish maps. Participants are encouraged to bring up questions on spatial aspects of their research. No prior knowledge of ArcMap is required. Datasets will be provided. 

  • Thursday, February 20th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction to Survey Design
    Emily Wetherell 
    Thursday, February 20, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
    N207 Lindquist Center

    In this workshop you will learn the basics of survey development. You will be introduced to best practices for writing questions about attitudes, behaviors, knowledge, and demographics. We will also discuss how to compile questions into a functional survey and how to evaluate a final survey.  

  • Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction and Data Management Using R
    Bomi Lee
    Wednesday, February 19, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
    3026 Seamans Center

  • Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this series of luncheons. For more information about the series, click here.

    Brian Ekdale, associate professor of Social Media and Global Digital Cultures at the University of Iowa, will present this week's topic. 

  • Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

    Immigration remains a key topic on campus, as well as in Iowa today. To shed light on that issue, a new course this spring, “Community Engaged Learning with Refugees and Immigrants in Iowa,” will present a panel composed of city and county officials who will discuss how the Iowa City area welcomes and supports refugees and immigrants.

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