The Duke Office of Civic Engagement maintains this calendar as a compilation of various Duke events related to civic engagement. The listed events are sponsored by offices, departments, and clubs across the university and are not necessarily organized by DOCE. If you have an event you would like to add to our calendar, please email us.
Events for September 8, 2017
Join Duke Health Data Sciences Center, DeWitt Wallace Center for Media and Democracy, and POLIS for a lecture and discussion with Jim Margolis. Jim Margolis served as senior advisor to President Obama in both the former President’s campaigns for the White House, leading each cycle’s half-billion dollar advertising effort and helping direct the campaign as […]Find out more »
Reducing Inequality Through Dynamic Complementarity: Evidence from Head Start and Public School Spending
Join the Duke Center for Child and Family Policy for an Early Childhood Initiative Lecture by Rucker Johnson. Johnson will compare the adult outcomes for children who were differentially exposed to policy-induced changes in pre-school spending (Head Start) and school-finance-reform-induced changes in public K12 school spending. Difference-in-difference instrumental variables and sibling-difference estimates indicate that, for […]Find out more »