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  • Natalie W. Crawford

    Issue 87 of the Alumni Bulletin: August 2021

    In the latest issue of the Alumni Bulletin: Announcing the next dean of Pardee RAND; remembering alumni Martin Iguchi and Barbara Williams; bringing media literacy lessons to Black and Latinx youth; RAND Art + Data residency program; and more.

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  • Nancy Staudt, photo by Joe Angeles, Washington University

    Announcing the Next Dean of Pardee RAND

    Aug 31, 2021

    Nancy Staudt, dean of the School of Law at Washington University, has been named the incoming Frank and Marcia Carlucci Dean of the Pardee RAND Graduate School and vice president of Innovation at RAND. She will be Pardee RAND's fifth dean, succeeding Susan L. Marquis in October 2021.

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    In Remembrance: Alumni Martin Iguchi and Barbara Williams

    Aug 31, 2021

    Two RAND alumni who made significant contributions to RAND's drug policy research passed away in June. It is with a heavy heart that we share that Martin Iguchi passed away on June 5 and Barbara Williams passed away on June 26, each following a lengthy illness.

  • Two girls looking at a digital tablet in social studies class, photo by SDI Productions/Getty Images

    Bringing Media Literacy Lessons to Black and Latinx Youth

    Aug 31, 2021

    With support from the Zwick Impact Fund, researchers Alice Huguet and Andrea Prado Tuma are working to bring media literacy lessons to Black and Latinx youth. They are developing lesson plans and classroom materials to cultivate students' interest in policy issues and engage them in policy discussions while fostering media literacy competencies.

  • A visual showing how Internet of Bodies technologies may surround and influence us in the future, illustration by Giorgia Lupi

    RAND Art + Data Residency Program

    Aug 31, 2021

    RAND's Art + Data residency program invites artists to produce visualizations inspired by RAND research. Over the next year, RAND will partner with four groundbreaking artists to share research and analysis in new ways that will inspire people to think differently about public policy and help illustrate the relevance of policy issues to everyday life.

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