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The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University

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Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy / Institute on Assets and Social Policy

Angela Glover BlackwellAngela Glover Blackwell, founder and CEO of PolicyLink, was nominated by the Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy (ICYFP) and received the inaugural Brandeis Richman Distinguished Fellowship in Public Life. ICYFP and the Institute on Assets and Social Policy (IASP) sponsored events as part of Blackwell’s visit to Brandeis, including a seminar with graduate students on March 24, 2014, featuring remarks by Blackwell on her ability to bridge academia and advocacy in her career. On March 25, 2014, ICYFP and IASP also co-sponsored a panel on regional equity in the Boston area, featuring Angela Glover Blackwell as moderator. Panelists included Marc Draisen, Executive Director, Metropolitan Area Planning Council; Aaron Gornstein, Undersecretary, Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development; Georgia Katsoulomitis, Executive Director, Massachusetts Law Reform Institute; and Ronaldo Cheek, Board of Directors, METCO, Inc.

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