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Nathan Lee, Matthew Kugler, Mariana Oliver
A national survey of local government officials yields findings on the prevalence of local protests against COVID-19 restrictions.

Dennis Berens
Phil Polakoff and Dennis Berens discuss the need to support rural America with better health care.

Richard White, Jesse Amble White
Richard White, co-founding director of the Bill Lane Center, and his son, documentary photographer Jesse Amble White, stop by the Lane Center to talk about their new book, "California Exposures."

October 4, 2020 | Article
Dennis Berens
Dr. Phil Polakoff and Dennis Berens write about the need to build a healthier America, and especially rural America.

David M. Kennedy presents a talk to the Stanford Alumni Association about the history of the American Presidency.

September 28, 2020 | Video
Lukas Felzmann shares his journey to photograph each of California’s 58 counties, including the Golden States’ farthest cardinal points.

Dr. Robert Siegel stops by the Lane Center to share a personal history with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Anne Maureen Driscoll
This paper explores how people recall wildfire experiences, and how these experiences affect their policy views.

Dennis Berens
This document proposes a framework to foster sustainable, resilient innovation and change with identified, supported and targeted initiatives leading to positive results.

August 31, 2020 | Video
Author Richard Rothstein joined the Lane Center to speak about his book "The Color of Law".

August 21, 2020 | Presentation
Joyce Tagal
Summer researcher Joyce Tagal presented to Mid-Peninsula city managers on police reform.

Rural Broadband thought leaders discuss the landscape and pressing issues related to the space.

Indraneel G. Kasmalkar, Katherine A. Serafin, Yufei Miao, I. Avery Bick, Leonard Ortolano, Derek Ouyang, Jenny Suckale
A new paper examines the impacts of flood-related traffic disruption in the Bay Area.

Dennis Berens
This in-depth Healthier Rural America Policy Position Paper proposes a framework to foster sustainable, resilient innovation and change with identified, supported and targeted actions leading to positive results.

Maria McVarish discusses railroad development patterns in California in a virtual talk with the Lane Center.

Videos from the Lane Center's virtual Wildfire Seminar Series and Final Student Reports

Characterized by vast distances, scarcity of care, and even fewer specialist providers, the rural western region challenges health care providers and policymakers to devise solutions that address an aging and more vulnerable population

Brandon Alvarez, Patrick Kurzner, Jessica Reynoso, Matthew Sun
Public Policy practicum students evaluated the effectiveness of the Los Trancos Community Maintenance District incentive program for encouraging homeowners to adopt wildfire prevention measures.

June 10, 2020 | Video
LA Times bestselling author Nick Neely stops by the Lane Center to chat with Faculty Directory Bruce Cain and writer-in-residence Felicity Barringer Taubman.

California’s unique air quality regulatory regime, in which local elected officials serve as regulators of the polluters in their vicinity, is particularly prone to industry capture and conflicts of interest.


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