Forkenbrock Series Events
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
The Public Policy Center will host an online forum to explore the COVID-related research being done on the UI campus, and brainstorm ways in which social science researchers might collaborate.
Monday, January 27th, 2020
From WNYC Studios in New York City, The United States of Anxiety is a show about the unfinished business of our history and its grip on our future.
Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
This event brought together a panel of experts to discuss the burden of American gun violence and the potential for evidence-based public policy solutions.
The PPC’s Crime & Justice Policy research program, directed by Mark Berg, hosted this panel as part of the Run Up to the 2020 Caucus – a series designed to examine different policy topics that will be discussed during the campaign.
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
This symposium focused on extreme weather events in Iowa and how communities might provide equitable responses, recovery and resilience.
Thursday, April 25th, 2019
In honor of its 30th anniversary, the Public Policy Center presented a fun, fast-paced showcase of its research!
Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
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Thursday, November 29th, 2018
A series of public forums on different social issues in Iowa are free and available to the public.
Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
The PPC is hosting a free screening of this documentary, followed by a Q&A. Open to the public.
Thursday, October 11th, 2018
Former Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle highlighted the importance of unbiased data for informing health care policymaking.