School of Government Office Hours

This informal and interactive conference call offers local government officials the opportunity to talk directly with a variety of School of Government faculty members on a variety of topics. The format is more conversation than lecture. Your questions will guide the discussion, so please be ready to ask questions. Participating faculty will be happy to answer questions relating to any of the areas of local government law in which they practice.  

 

Upcoming Sessions: 

 

February 18, 2021 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Participating Faculty: Christopher B. McLaughlin

Topics: Local Government Tax and Finance, Ethics

Registration/fee: No need to register. No fee. Follow the instructions below to log on and join the call. (Logging on with your computer will enable you to ask questions in the call.)

Log in details:

Log on to the call at 10:00am via this link:  https://zoom.us/j/99123458983?pwd=UG1uakQzdVNkdVZjWGFQNk5NcGl0dz09 Or Call +1 929 205 6099

Enter the Meeting ID: 991 2345 8983

Passcode: 545004

What should I do to prepare? Run the recommended connection test at https://zoom.us/test to ensure that your computer has the software and connection speed necessary to participate in the call. Zoom will ask you 2 questions, if the answer is yes to both of them, you will receive the message ‘Speaker and microphone looks good’

When do I log in? We recommend that you log on 10 minutes prior to the start in order to resolve any connectivity or technical issues that may arise.  You will be placed into a lobby waiting room until the call has opened, which is typically 10 minutes before the start of the call. You will be moved automatically to the room when the room is opened.

To Ask a Question: To ask a question during the call, click on the "CHAT" icon at the bottom of your screen. The “CHAT” form will appear on the right side of the screen. Fill it out and submit your question (allow 2 minutes for time delay on receiving your question.)

What if I experience technical difficulties? You can troubleshoot technical difficulties by using our livestream support site at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Top-Questions or by calling the School of Government Helpdesk at 919.962.5487.

 

May 20, 2021 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Participating Faculty: Christopher B. McLaughlin

Topics: Local Government Tax and Finance, Ethics

Registration/fee: No need to register. No fee. Follow the instructions below to log on and join the call. (Logging on with your computer will enable you to ask questions in the call.)

Log in details:

Log on to the call at 10:00am via this link:  https://zoom.us/j/91966145801?pwd=aFJnYTBma3RvckRPSzBEblJndGxsUT09 Or Call +1 929 205 6099

Enter the Meeting ID: 919 6614 5801

Passcode: 180419

What should I do to prepare? Run the recommended connection test at https://zoom.us/test to ensure that your computer has the software and connection speed necessary to participate in the call. Zoom will ask you 2 questions, if the answer is yes to both of them, you will receive the message ‘Speaker and microphone looks good’

When do I log in? We recommend that you log on 10 minutes prior to the start in order to resolve any connectivity or technical issues that may arise.  You will be placed into a lobby waiting room until the call has opened, which is typically 10 minutes before the start of the call. You will be moved automatically to the room when the room is opened.

To Ask a Question: To ask a question during the call, click on the "CHAT" icon at the bottom of your screen. The “CHAT” form will appear on the right side of the screen. Fill it out and submit your question (allow 2 minutes for time delay on receiving your question.)

What if I experience technical difficulties? You can troubleshoot technical difficulties by using our livestream support site at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Top-Questions or by calling the School of Government Helpdesk at 919.962.5487.

 

August 12, 2021 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Participating Faculty: Christopher B. McLaughlin

Topics: Local Government Tax and Finance, Ethics

Registration/fee: No need to register. No fee. Follow the instructions below to log on and join the call. (Logging on with your computer will enable you to ask questions in the call.)

Log in details:

Log on to the call at 10:00am via this link:  https://zoom.us/j/95103821436?pwd=aWJ6Z1BPU2Y0ZkhvVnpSdllBWkxUZz09 Or Call +1 929 205 6099 

Enter the Meeting ID: 951 0382 1436

Passcode: 115128

What should I do to prepare? Run the recommended connection test at https://zoom.us/test to ensure that your computer has the software and connection speed necessary to participate in the call. Zoom will ask you 2 questions, if the answer is yes to both of them, you will receive the message ‘Speaker and microphone looks good’

When do I log in? We recommend that you log on 10 minutes prior to the start in order to resolve any connectivity or technical issues that may arise.  You will be placed into a lobby waiting room until the call has opened, which is typically 10 minutes before the start of the call. You will be moved automatically to the room when the room is opened.

To Ask a Question: To ask a question during the call, click on the "CHAT" icon at the bottom of your screen. The “CHAT” form will appear on the right side of the screen. Fill it out and submit your question (allow 2 minutes for time delay on receiving your question.)

What if I experience technical difficulties? You can troubleshoot technical difficulties by using our livestream support site at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Top-Questions or by calling the School of Government Helpdesk at 919.962.5487.

 

November 18, 2021 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Participating Faculty: Christopher B. McLaughlin

Topics: Local Government Tax and Finance, Ethics

Registration/fee: No need to register. No fee. Follow the instructions below to log on and join the call. (Logging on with your computer will enable you to ask questions in the call.)

Log in details:

Log on to the call at 10:00am via this link:   https://zoom.us/j/93099575084?pwd=QVNYUWtEdStOcGZtalRnL3hkUUlUUT09 Or Call +1 929 205 6099

Enter the Meeting ID: 930 9957 5084

Passcode: 467890

What should I do to prepare? Run the recommended connection test at https://zoom.us/test to ensure that your computer has the software and connection speed necessary to participate in the call. Zoom will ask you 2 questions, if the answer is yes to both of them, you will receive the message ‘Speaker and microphone looks good’

When do I log in? We recommend that you log on 10 minutes prior to the start in order to resolve any connectivity or technical issues that may arise.  You will be placed into a lobby waiting room until the call has opened, which is typically 10 minutes before the start of the call. You will be moved automatically to the room when the room is opened.

To Ask a Question: To ask a question during the call, click on the "CHAT" icon at the bottom of your screen. The “CHAT” form will appear on the right side of the screen. Fill it out and submit your question (allow 2 minutes for time delay on receiving your question.)

What if I experience technical difficulties? You can troubleshoot technical difficulties by using our livestream support site at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Top-Questions or by calling the School of Government Helpdesk at 919.962.5487.

 

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