Ford School Opportunities
Resources that build skills in storytelling, media interviewing, op-ed writing and pitching, and social media use and branding.
Op-ed Writing and Pitching
UM AAJA Media Access Op-ed Training 2019
Major social media sites and how to navigate them:
Policy Pitch Competition
Covid-19 Consulting Corps (CCC) - In partnership with the Ginsberg Center, CLOSUP, Poverty Solutions and the Youth Policy Lab
Essential steps for any effective advocacy strategy at the local, state, or federal level, with an emphasis on developing strategic written and oral communication skills.
Congressional Visits - Information and guidelines to help ensure you have an effective and productive meeting with Members of Congress or their staff
Bringing together research faculty and non-profit or public sector clients to conduct engaged research.
Library Research Guides
Ford School-specific library resources
Resources to learn about the voter registration processes, recent changes in Michigan voter laws, and upcoming opportunities to get involved in turnout efforts.