Tag: local governance

March 2, 2020
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October 1, 2018

What is authenticity in a community? What is an authentic community? In a world which never stops changing, growing, evolving … how can planners take up the challenge of authenticity?…

February 25, 2016

by Frank Zerunyan This post was originally published on PublicCEO, February 25, 2016 Public space deficits such as fire and police stations, libraries, community and city centers present significant challenges for…

November 2, 2015
September 29, 2015

Director of the Executive Education program, Frank Zerunyan, wrote about his recent global travels. His essay captures his experiences in Saudi Arabia, India, Bahrain, Ethiopia, South Korea, Armenia, South Africa, Georgia,…

September 29, 2015
September 22, 2015

Lunch with a Leader provides students, faculty, and members of the public the opportunity to hear ideas from local, state, and national leaders, share their own ideas, and gain inspiration for…

September 21, 2015
June 27, 2015
February 4, 2015

by  Justine Dodgen Last week, former CEO of Los Angeles County Bill Fujioka joined students at the Bedrosian Center’s Lunch with a Leader event to discuss his ideas about leadership…

October 27, 2014
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November 11, 2013

by Jeremy Loudenback In recent weeks, the Bedrosian Center has hosted an impressive slate of state and national leaders, and on Wednesday, November 13, the conversation about effective governance shifts to the local…

September 11, 2013
February 27, 2013
November 20, 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…

March 6, 2012
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October 5, 2010

Governance Reform, Accountability, & Transparency October 4, 2010 Co-Sponsored by SoCal ASPA The LA Times reporters who broke the story about the Bell scandal, a USC expert in administrative ethics,…

May 4, 2010

A Conversation Prompted by Today’s Fiscal Crisis May 3, 2010   The challenges facing local governments in California today have combined in a perfect storm: a half century of growth…