Starting this fall, UT will offer a new undergraduate minor in public policy focused on statistical tools and data analysis—skills increasingly valued by businesses, think tanks, nonprofits and the public sector.
Howard H. Baker Center Jr. for Public Policy News
UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy will host two guest lecturers later this month. Both lectures are free and open to the public, and will take place at the Baker Center.
UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy will host an open house to display the late senator’s antique car collection, which will then be auctioned to benefit Baker Center programs.
Constitution Day is tomorrow, September 17, and the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy will celebrate with a Constitution signing event and a panel discussion on the Fourth Amendment and the issues of privacy, security, and transparency. Free and open to the public, the panel discussion begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Toyota Auditorium at Baker Center.
Howard Hall, the director of the campus’s Radiochemistry Center for Excellence, spoke with 91.9FM WUOT’s Chrissie Keuper about the importance of the field to national security. The interview appears on the station’s The Method which is a series that explores the intersection of science and society.