ELIPPS Policy Education Seminar

Winter 2016

ELIPPS Policy Education Seminar-Module B 

*to sign up please use the following CRN* 

CRN: 44307 (POL 298)

Credit: 1 (Please sign up for 1 credit only)

Course Description: Emerging Leaders in Policy and Public Service (ELIPPS) will host a policy education seminar series for 1 credit during this whole academic year. The winter quarter will be the second module of the series. Students who registered for Module A are highly recommended to register for the Winter Module. During the winter quarter, five seminars will be hosted for two hours each. The details of the seminar are the following:

When: Alternate Fridays starting Jan 8 from 12-2 pm

Where: Wellman 230

Grading: P/NP

Enrolled students will receive a P/NP based upon their attendance and participation in the seminars. Students enrolled in this Seminar would have to attend all five seminars in order to get a Pass in this class. Attendance is compulsory for all of the seminars.

Course Outline:

  1. Career Paths in Public Policy and Public Service
    1. When: January 8, 2016
    2. Speaker: Victor Francovich, Senior Consultant, CA State Assembly Committee on Agriculture 
  2. Influence of Lobbying Firms on Public Policy Making
    1. When: January 22, 2016
    2. Speakers: Che Salinas, Counsel, Government and Regulatory Policy, and Alfredo Medina, Legislative Advocate, Manatt, Phelps an Phillips, LLP
  3. Influence of Non Governmental Organizations and Non Profits on Public Policy Making
    1. When: February 5, 2016
    2. Speakers: Jim Caldwell, Senior Technical Consultant, and V. John White, Executive Director, CEERT
  4. Public Leadership and Management
    1. When: February 19, 2016
    2. Speaker: Ken Cooley, Assemblymember, District 8
  5. Ethics and Governance
    1. When: March 4, 2016
    2. Speaker: Scott Hallabrin, Chief Counsel, Legislative Ethics Committee

Contact: In case of any questions please contact Amandeep Kaur at ackaur@ucdavis.edu