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Posts from December 2013

Robert J. Birgeneau Appointed to GSPP Faculty

Dean Henry E. Brady announced the appointment of Robert J. Birgeneau, the ninth Chancellor of the University of California Berkeley and a world renowned physicist, to the faculty of the Goldman School of Public Policy. Chancellor Birgeneau's major appointment is in physics, but in "his capacity as a publi… More

This Hamburger is Brought to You by the Cycle of Poverty

By Miranda Everitt, Nora Gilbert and William Haar

“Please donate food items here so Associates in Need can enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner.” That’s the text of a sign hanging over a bin at a Walmart in Canton, Ohio. A photo of the food drive surfaced earlier this month, sparking new attention to the connection between hunger and working conditions i… More