Job Posting: Adjunct in Food Policy
The Goldman School of Public Policy seeks applications from researchers in food policy, with an emphasis on the social movements of food production, food service, and labor practices and policies in these sectors. We anticipate that these scholars will study the political, legal, and social aspects of food policy, including: organizing social movements[…]
Job Posting: Lecturer
RECRUITMENT PERIODOpen date: February 17th, 2017Next review date: March 10th, 2017Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.Final date: September 19th, 2017Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been[…]
How to Pick a Preschool in Less Than an Hour
As soon as I walked into Celia Rojas’s prekindergarten class in Union City, N.J., I was sucked in by the hum of activity. Art plastered the walls, plants were hanging from the ceiling, and in every nook there was something to seize a child’s imagination. Some kids were doing cutouts of paper clothing and others were at an easel, painting. A[…]
An Interview with Career Coach Misty Loetterle
Misty Loetterle is a career coach with the Goldman School's recently launched Master of Public Affairs degree program. Below, she discusses what ignited her interest in career coaching and what are great questions for mid-career folks to be asking.What got you interested in career coaching in the first place? What opportunity did you see for this type[…]
Trump’s Muslim Ban Exacerbates Refugee Crisis, Puts Americans at Risk
On Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order that bans the arrival of Syrian refugees, suspends refugee resettlement for 120 days and reduces the number of refugees who will enter the country from 110,000 to 50,000. The order also bans travel from Syria, Iraq, Somalia, Yemen, Iran, Sudan and Libya for 90 days. Early Saturday we learned that[…]
UCOP Statement on Refugee Ban
President Janet Napolitano and the Chancellors of the University of California issued the following statement on Sunday, January 29, 2017:We are deeply concerned by the recent executive order that restricts the ability of our students, faculty, staff, and other members of the UC community from certain countries from being able to enter or return to the[…]