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How the State Legislature Impacts Local Government
Joe Simitian, who has served on a school board, city council, county board of supervisors, and in the state assembly and senate, talks about how empathy can help local and state legislators to understand each other's positions and lead to better government at both levels.
Simitian is interviewed by Judy Nadler, senior fellow in government ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University.
- Engineering Ethics Prize
Applications due April 17
- Cultivating Compassion
Psychologist discusses his work with Israeli and Palestinian youth, April 22
- Religious Liberty and the Culture Wars
A talk by UVA Law Professor Douglas Laycock, April 29
Competition for students to create app or program on social justice, May 2
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