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David Kirp | GSEIS Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series

UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)

Los Angeles, CA

David Kirp | GSEIS Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series

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The UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies invites you to a special presentation by David Kirp, one of today’s foremost thinkers in education. He is the James D. Marver Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley. His work is regularly featured in the media, including the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and The Huffington Post. After the 2008 election, he served on President Obama’s Transition Team.

In this special presentation Dr. Kirp will discuss his highly anticipated upcoming book, Improbable Scholars: The Rebirth of a Great American School System and a Strategy for America’s Schools (Oxford University Press), followed by a panel discussion with Dean Marcelo Suárez-Orozco and professor of education Patricia Gándara.

Location:  Korn Hall Auditorium, UCLA Campus

Parking:  Complimentary parking available in Lot 5

Time:  5 pm Keynote Presentation

Please RSVP by April 18, 2013
Admission is free. Seats are limited; space will fill quickly.
RSVP’s in advance are necessary. Please RSVP by visiting
www.DavidKirpatUCLA.eventbrite.com.

Have questions about David Kirp | GSEIS Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series? Contact UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies

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UCLA Korn Hall
110 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)


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