April Events 2022

Join the School of Public Policy (SPP) this month for a variety of events!


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Misinformation: Creating a Misfire for American Gun Policy

Join InCHIP GVP-RIG as they explore how gun misinformation impacts public discourse around gun policy. Panelists will also offer potential solutions to combat misinformation in gun policy conversations.

Tuesday April 5, 5:00 – 6:15 PM
UConn Hartford, Hartford Times Building 145

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Panelists and Sponsors


Jeremy Stein, Executive Director of CT Against Gun Violence
Prof. Lisa Singh, Georgetown University
Prof. Amanda J. Crawford, UConn
David Pucino, Deputy Chief Counsel at Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence
Moderated by Prof. Kerri Raissian, UConn

Sponsors Include:
InCHIP, ARMS, SPP, Sociology, UConn Hartford, UConn Humanities Institute, Center on Community Safety, Policing, and Inequality, and CT SSN.

Franklin Tuitt

Franklin Tuitt

Strategic Diversity Planning & Management

With Frank Tuitt, VP, Chief Diversity Officer and Professor, UConn

Friday, April 15, 2022
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (with 30 minute break)
Hartford Times Building, UConn Hartford Campus

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About the Event

The current activism across the Nation advocating for a greater commitment to becoming just and antiracist organizations has highlighted the importance of meaningful, actionable engagement of diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives. In this workshop, participants will learn how to align diversity initiatives within high level priorities of organizations, build partners in diversity initiatives across systems, and strategic areas to further equity and inclusion goals.

The front of the Hartford Times Buildings with UConn flags in front of it

Public Safety Professionals Lunch n Learn

April 28th

For Public Policy students

April 28th from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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UConn Hartford campus on September 5, 2017. (Bri Diaz/UConn Photo)

UConn Hartford

Upcoming Information Sessions

Program(s) of Interest Location Date Time (Eastern) Registration 
MPA Executive Track Virtual(Slate) Thursday, April 7th 12:30 - 1:00pm Register Here to Attend
MPA, MPP & Fast-Track Virtual
Tuesday, April 15th 12:00 - 12:30pm Register Here to Attend
MPA Executive Track Virtual
Tuesday, April 19th 12:00 - 12:30pm Register Here to Attend
MPA, MPP & Fast-Track Virtual
Wednesday, April 27th 4:00 - 4:30pm Register Here to Attend
Posted by Kish, Lian in Events