Public Policy Forum @CAPA (APA2145.01)

Brian Campion and Susan Sgorbati

This seven-week course will grapple with a range of important public policies currently in the national dialogue including health care, states’ rights and immigration, media, water and toxics, foreign policy, and incarceration reform. Guest speakers from the private and public sector will address these topics and engage students in conversations around changing policy.  Students will be expected to attend each session and write responses to each of the dialogues.  In addition to the topics outlined, the course will examine the workings of local, state and federal governments with the overarching goal of preparing students to work effectively in our political systems and institutions.

Prerequisites: None.
Credits: 1
Th 7:00pm - 9:00pm (first seven weeks)
Maximum Enrollment: 30
This course is categorized as 2000, Advancement of Public Action, All courses, Brian Campion, First Seven Week, Monday and/or Thursday Afternoons, One Credit, Susan Sgorbati, Updates.