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Past · February 18, 2021

A Conversation with University of California President Michael V. Drake

Sutton Family Speaker Series — Virtual Event

February 18, 2021 · 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


About the Program

How is the University of California addressing major ongoing challenges, from the pandemic and its economic impact to persistent concerns about racial equity? Recently appointed UC President Michael V. Drake will join PPIC President and CEO Mark Baldassare for a wide-ranging conversation about short- and long-term priorities for higher education in California.

This event is supported with funding from the Sutton Family Fund.

PPIC is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization. PPIC does not take or support positions on any ballot measure or on any local, state, or federal legislation, nor does it support, endorse, or oppose any political parties or candidates for public office. Any opinions expressed by event participants are theirs alone and do not necessarily reflect any position of the Public Policy Institute of California.


11:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC

11:05 a.m. Discussion
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC
Dr. Michael V. Drake, president, University of California

11:45 a.m. Audience Q&A

12:00 p.m. Adjourn



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