UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy will host a panel discussion, “Understanding the First Amendment on Campus,” from 1:15 to 2:45 p.m. Monday, February 27.
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The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy and the Mortar Board will present the Last Lecture with Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek at 5 :30 p.m. Monday, February 27, in the Toyota Auditorium.
The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy has released its schedule for lectures and events this spring.
Two UT students are participating in the National Campaign for Political and Civic Engagement conference at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Institute of Politics in Cambridge, Massachusetts, today through Sunday, February 5.
Students will have the opportunity to make an impact on real-world issues through the use of public policy, research and teamwork, thanks to a program from the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.
Should electric and hybrid vehicles owners pay fees to help fund the nation’s roadways?
What role do alternative fuel vehicles play in the future of the global energy system?
The Knoxville News Sentinel included Rich Pacelle, head of the Department of Political Science, and Krista Wiegand, associate professor of political science and national security expert at the Baker Center, in a story examining what the administration of president-elect Donald Trump’s administration would look like.
In the past three years, many states have increased or introduced new taxes in order to boost roadway funding. Tennessee, however, has made no policy changes and will increasingly confront challenges to its ability to fund roads, according to a new paper by researchers at UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.
Miranda Gottlieb, who graduated from UT last spring, has been named to the second class of Schwarzman Scholars, a highly competitive program that offers selected students the opportunity to earn a master’s degree in China. She is the first UT student to be selected for the program, which launched in 2015.