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Summer Internship with Year Up’s Veterans Initiative

Johnathon Parker, MPP '17

In the past summer, over ninety Goldman School students interned in government, nonprofit and private agencies throughout the US and the world. John Parker (second from left) poses with members of the Year Up Bay Area Veterans Initiative team. Johnathon Parker was part of a small team piloting an initiative to… More

CSHE is Now Part of Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy

UC Berkeley’s Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE) was established in 1957 as an Organized Research Unit (ORU), and the first research institute in the world devoted to the study of systems, institutions, and processes of higher education. CSHE is now part of the campus’ Goldman School of Publ… More

Kaepernick Anthem Abstention Latest in Long Line of Player Protests

by Sean Newlin (MPP '18)

​For the 9th time since August 14th, Colin Kaepernick knelt in protest during an NFL pre-game national anthem. Unlike his first protest in early August, this time he was joined by teammates Eli Harold and Eric Reid, and unlike his first protest, this time it didn’t make any headlines. Colin Kaepe… More

Summer Internship: Impact Evaluation in Kenya

Sara Litke, MPP '17

This past summer, over ninety Goldman School students interned in government, nonprofit and private agencies throughout the US and the world.  Sara Litke spent her summer completing a USAID Research and Innovation Fellowship (a.k.a. GDF fellowship) in rural Kenya, where she conducted an impact evaluation a… More