From Subjects to Citizens

November 19, 2012
Professor Terry Cooper, along with research students Weijie Wang, Hui Li, and Henry Yee (now Assistant Professor at National University of Singapore), have been working on a Bedrosian Center funded project called “From Subjects to Citizens: How Homeowners and Local Officials Perceive Homeowners’ Roles in Local Governance in China.”

Kate Amissah

Kate Amissah is a second year Masters student at the Sonny Astani Civil Engineering department focusing on Transportation Engineering. Miss Amissah’s keen interest in research led her to accept the position of a Research Assistant with the Bedrosian Center. Her recent research work was on “Universities Outreach to Neighboring Organizations,” using the University of Southern…

Road to the White House

Post Mortem November 14, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC) 450 Cost: free Join us for the final of the Road to the White House series for a post mortem on the election. Featuring: Dan Schnur, Director of the Unruh Institute on Politics Raphael Bostic, Director of the Bedrosian…

Collaboration and Culture: Organizational Culture and the Dynamics of Collaborative Networks

November 13, 2012
Research Associate Professor Christopher Weare and Assistant Professor Nicole Esparza have been working with Professor Paul Lichterman, a sociologist from the Dornsife College at USC, on the question of what makes civic networks cohere and fracture over time and how these processes affect the ability of networks to support the work of non-profit and advocacy organizations. Here is an update on their work.