Events

Past Events

  • Kleinman Center for Energy Policy Classroom
    Fisher Fine Arts Library, 3rd floor
    220 S 34th St.
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    Graduate Student Seminar Series: Democratizing the Data Economy
    Student presenter: Ashley Gorham, Political Science

  • Michael Larabee, Op-Ed Editor of the Washington Post, will be joining FPRI for an op-ed workshop for Penn faculty. The workshop will be a great opportunity to learn more about the Post's op-ed selection and publication process. Michael will read op-eds and provide some individual feedback.

    To participate, you must contact Diana Lind (dlind@sas.upenn.edu) and submit a sample unpublished op-ed no later than September 29, 2017. Op-eds should be no more than 800 words. 

  • Kleinman Center for Energy Policy Forum
    4th Floor Fisher Fine Arts Building
    220 S. 34th St.
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

    Join the Fels Policy Research Initiative, Penn Institute for Urban Research, and PennPraxis as we welcome Harriet Tregoning for a lunch lecture on September 25th.

  • Kleinman Center for Energy Policy Classroom
    Fisher Fine Arts Library, 3rd floor
    220 S 34th St.
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    Graduate Student Seminar Series: Graduate Student Seminar Series: Global Family Change: The Reshaping of a Fundamental Institution with Development

    Student presenter: Luca Maria Pesando, Demography-Population Studies Center

  • With funding from the Fels Policy Research Initiative, this forum will feature two prominent guest experts in the fields of built environment, chronic disease prevention, health, and safety:

    James F. Sallis, Ph.D.
    Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Family Medicine, and Public Health,
    University of California, San Diego

    Cheryl Bettigole, MD
    Director of Get Healthy Philly, Division of Chronic Disease Prevention,
    Philadelphia Department of Public Health

  • With support from the Fels Policy Research Initiative, this conference will feature experts in housing policy, including Penn faculty John Landis, Vincent Reina, Chenoa Flippen, Akira Drake Rodriguez, Todd Sinai, Dennis Culhane and others. 

  • Kleinman Center for Energy Policy Classroom
    Fisher Fine Arts Library, 3rd floor
    220 S 34th St.
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    Graduate Student Seminar Series: Unheard Voices: What Refugee Communities Can Teach Us
    Student presenter: Ishani Dasgupta, South Asian Studies

  • Kleinman Center for Energy Policy Forum

    The Fels Policy Research Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania will host its inaugural conference, “Breakthroughs: New Ideas for Policy,” Tuesday, March 14 at the Fisher Fine Arts Library, 220 South 34th St., Philadelphia.  Designed to address some of today’s most pressing policy-related issues, the conference will feature interdisciplinary panel discussions, such as “Putting Research into Practice in Philadelphia,” “Data and a New Era of Research,” and “Researching Gender and Immigration in a Changed Political Climate.”   Policy leaders and Penn faculty participating in the conferen

  • Kleinman Center for Energy Policy

    Join the Penn Fels Policy Research Initiative and the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy as they host distinguished academic Per Krusell, visiting scholar with the Economics Department. 

  • Fitts Auditorium (Penn Law)

    The last spring workshop of The Optimizing Government Project.

    More information here.