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Ernest Almonte Joins Taubman Center Faculty

Ernest A. Almonte, Auditor General for the State of Rhode Island from 1994 to 2010, has joined the Taubman Center for Public Policy as an adjunct professor. This spring, he is teaching  (PPAI 2700 S01), a graduate-level seminar that focuses on theories and practices in organizational and management strategies. Topics include organizational structure and design, communication, culture and diversity, change management, stakeholder relations, long-term strategic planning, as well as workforce development and

(Distributed January 31, 2012)

Kelly Rogers MPP ’12 Attends UN Conference on Climate Change in Durban

Kelly Rogers, MPP ’12, A. Alfred Taubman Scholar, attended the 17th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Durban, South Africa. Rogers received a grant from the Taubman Center for Public Policy to attend the conference with students from the climate change research lab at Brown’s Center for Environmental Studies, which is led by Professor J. Timmons Roberts. Rogers, whose focus is energy policy, also attended the last two UN climate change conferences in Copenhagen and Cancun.

(Distributed January 12, 2012)

Public Policy Undergrads Have Live Web Class with Chinese Students

On December 1, Adjunct Professor of Public Policy Geri Augusto’s senior seminar, Science and Technology Policy in the Global South (PPAI-1701G), held a live web conference with a corresponding class at Tsinghua University, School of Public Policy and Management, taught by Professor Zhou Yang. 

(Distributed January 6, 2012)
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