Events

 
  • Friday, March 19th, 2021

    https://uiowa.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HCASnkhVQ8un9uH3JDFwZAThe PPC is proud to support this webinar hosted by the School of Planning and Public Affairs. Misty Rebik, Chief of Staff for Senator Bernie Sanders, will talk about the opportunities and challenges of advancing public policy through a federal budget reconciliation process.

  • Wednesday, March 10th, 2021

    The League of Women Voters of Johnson County, the University of Iowa Pentacrest Museums and the University of Iowa Public Policy Center will continue the 100th anniversary commemoration of the passage of the 19th Amendment with a series of public webinars. These sessions examine the suffragists' work at the national, state and local levels that took the nation through the first step toward gender quality: a woman's right to vote. A monumental step, it was the first of many—some still ahead.

  • Monday, March 1st, 2021

    The Office of Sustainability, with the support of CLAS Strategic Initiative on Advancing Environmental Justice, Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences and Multicultural and International Student Support and Engagement are excited to announce that Dr. Robert Bullard, the Father of Environmental Justice, will give a virtual public lecture on Monday, March 1, 7:00 pm. He will be giving a public lecture to UI, ISU, and UNI, followed by a Q&A with attendees, at this event. 

  • Monday, March 1st, 2021

    Monday, March 1, 12:30pm
    Please click the link below to join the Zoom webinar:
    https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/93887471054?pwd=SExZMkQ3KzRnZ1cvYVFyYlRGQ2pJQT09
    Passcode: #PLAY

  • Thursday, February 25th, 2021

    Summer scholars Colin Lewis-Beck and Tom Rice presented their work at this virtual lunch and learn.

  • Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

    The League of Women Voters of Johnson County, the University of Iowa Pentacrest Museums and the University of Iowa Public Policy Center will continue the 100th anniversary commemoration of the passage of the 19th Amendment with a series of public webinars. The sessions examine the suffragists’ work at national, state and local levels that took the nation through the first step toward gender equality: a woman’s right to vote. That was a monumental step, and the first of many – some still ahead. 

  • Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021

    The PPC is proud to support the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council lectures. Join us online for a program with Tyler Priest, who will speak to us on "The Changing Landscape of Global Oil and Gas".

  • Friday, February 19th, 2021

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this Iowa City Darwin Day event. 

  • Thursday, February 11th, 2021

    Election 2020 put scores of social and technology issues in high relief, but few as starkly as the importance of faith in our election systems. On Thursday, February 11 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 PM EST, a panel of experts convened by ACM's US Technology Policy Committee (USTPC) will explore Technology & Trust: Voting in the Electronic Age in the latest USTPC "HotTopics" webinar.

  • Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021

    The PPC is proud to support this event, sponsored by the UI Lecture Committee. The virtual discussion with the former Chairman of the Republican National Committee Michael Steele, moderated by Jim Leach.

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