News & Announcements

Tara McKay on Vox

Tara McKay (Cohort 20 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "How repealing Obamacare could splinter neighborhoods" on Vox, February 13, 2017.

Dr. McKay is Assistant Professor in the Center for Medicine, Health and Society at Vanderbilt University
February 14, 2017

Rucker C. Johnson on The 74

Rucker C. Johnson (Cohort 9 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "The 74 Interview: Kirabo Jackson on the Importance of School Spending, ‘Soft Skills’ and Teacher Quality" on The 74, February 13, 2017.

Dr. Johnson is Associate Professor in the Goldman School of Public Policy at University of California, Berkeley
February 14, 2017

Rashawn Ray on the Global Mail

Rashawn Ray (Cohort 17 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Protest rookies - Five Canadians share their experience protesting for the first time, and the issues that inspired them to get out and march" on The Globe Mail, February 13, 2017.

Dr. Ray is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at University of Maryland, College Park
February 14, 2017

Dalton Conley on Market Watch

Dalton Conley (Cohort 3 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

writes "Opinion: The future of dating: What’s your genetic profile?" on Market Watch, February 14, 2017.

Dr. Conley is Henry Putnam University Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology at Princeton University
February 14, 2017

Rogan T. Kersh on WFMY News 2

Rogan T. Kersh (Cohort 5 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Winston-Salem Takes Steps To Reduce Poverty" on WFMY News 2, Febraury 13, 2017.

Dr. Kersh is Provost and Professor of Political Science in the at Wake Forest University
February 14, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in the news

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Overcoming objections: A short process to help you address emotional need" on Daily Kos, February 12, 2017, and in "What Happened While Trump Was Tweeting" on Politico, February 13, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
February 14, 2017

Rogan T. Kersh in Winston-Salem Journal

Rogan T. Kersh (Cohort 5 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Winston-Salem poverty 'thought force' to present findings on Monday" in Winston-Salem Journal, February 13, 2017.

Dr. Kersh is Provost and Professor of Political Science in the at Wake Forest University
February 13, 2017

Rashawn Ray on CBS Baltimore

Rashawn Ray (Cohort 17 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Prince George’s Police Plan to Roll Out Body Camera Program" on CBS Baltimore, February 10, 2017.

Dr. Ray is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at University of Maryland, College Park
February 13, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in The Huffington Post

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "HUFFPOLLSTER: How Much Have Trump’s Approval Ratings Dropped? It Varies By Survey" on The Huffington Post, February 10, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
February 13, 2017

John Cawley and Kosali Simon co-author in JPAM

John Cawley (Cohort 6 — Michigan Alumni List) 

co-author, "The Impact of Health Insurance on Preventive Care and Health Behaviors: Evidence from the 2014 ACA Medicaid Expansions" in Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2016.

Dr. Cawley is Professor in the Departments of Policy Analysis and Management, and Economics at Cornell University
February 13, 2017

Harold A. Pollack in the news

Harold A. Pollack (Cohort 1 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Trump Orders Crackdown on Drug Trafficking and Anti-Cop Violence" on NBC News, February 9, 2017, and in "Obamacare repeal gives hope for advocates of single payer healthcare" on FSRN, February 10, 2017.

Dr. Pollack is Helen Ross Professor in the School of Social Service Administration at University of Chicago
February 13, 2017

Darrick C. Hamilton in the news

Darrick C. Hamilton (Cohort 8 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Left-Wing America Steps Up Calls For Free Money, Jobs Guarantee", on Daily Caller, February 9, 2017 and in "The Racialization of Academic Funding" on Inside Higher Education, February 10, 2017.

Dr. Hamilton is Associate Professor, Economics and Urban Policy in the The Milano School of International Affairs and Urban Policy at The New School
February 13, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in The Economist

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "One-Third Don’t Know Obamacare and Affordable Care Act Are the Same" in The Economist, February 7, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
February 13, 2017

John N. Friedman on NJ Spotlight

John N. Friedman (Cohort 14 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Can NJ Colleges Deliver ‘Income Mobility’ to Poor Students?" on NJ Spotlight, February 9, 2017.

Dr. Friedman is Associate Professor of Economics in the Economics Department at Brown University
February 13, 2017

Rucker C. Johnson in The New York Times

Rucker C. Johnson (Cohort 9 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in “Integration works. Can It Survive the Trump Era” in The New York Times, February 9, 2017.

Dr. Johnson is Associate Professor in the Goldman School of Public Policy at University of California, Berkeley
February 10, 2017

Cathy J. Cohen in The Philadelphia Tribune

Cathy J. Cohen (Cohort 3 — Yale Alumni List) 

in “Who Are Black Millenials?” in The Philadelphia Tribune, February 7, 2017.

Dr. Cohen is David and Mary Wilson Green Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Chicago
February 10, 2017

Hahrie C. Han on Inside Higher Ed

Hahrie C. Han (Cohort 16 — Harvard Alumni List) 

in "A New Era of Student Unrest?" on Inside Higher Ed, February 7, 2017.

Dr. Han is Associate Professor and Anton Vonk Chair in Environmental Politics in the Department of Political Science at University of California, Santa Barbara
February 10, 2017

Grant D. Reeher in Syracuse Times

Grant D. Reeher (Cohort 2 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Diverse Dissenters On The March" in Syracuse Times, February 8, 2017.

Dr. Reeher is Professor in the Department of Political Science at Syracuse University
February 10, 2017

Hans C. Noel on Quartz

Hans C. Noel (Cohort 15 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "The US moneyed and political elite is fighting back against Trump" in Quartz, February 6, 2017.

Dr. Noel is Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Georgetown University
February 10, 2017

Rashawn Ray in the news

Rashawn Ray (Cohort 17 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "This Is What Democracy Looks Like: Three Academics Survey the Women’s March" on Pacific Standard, February 6, 2017, and in "3 Things Sociologists Learned by Studying the Women’s March" on Science Of Us, February 6, 2017.

Dr. Ray is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at University of Maryland, College Park
February 10, 2017

Taeku Lee on Vox

Taeku Lee (Cohort 6 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Public Health Shouldn't Be Contentious, But It's Incredibility Polarizing", on Vox, February 6, 2017.

Dr. Lee is Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of California, Berkeley
February 10, 2017

Rogan T. Kersh on NJ.com

Rogan T. Kersh (Cohort 5 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Booker and Betsy DeVos worked together on school choice. He just voted against her" on NJ.com, February 7, 2017.

Dr. Kersh is Provost and Professor of Political Science in the at Wake Forest University
February 10, 2017

Erika Franklin Fowler in the news

Erika Franklin Fowler (Cohort 14 — Michigan Alumni List) 

co-authors "The Content and Effect of Politicized Health Controversies" in SAGE Journals, Vol. 658, Issue 1, 2015 February 8, 2017, and in "It’s time for journalists to stop using the word ‘controversial’ to describe medical science" on Health News Review, February 7, 2017.

Dr. Fowler is Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Wesleyan University
February 10, 2017

Hahrie C. Han on The Washington Post

Hahrie C. Han (Cohort 16 — Harvard Alumni List) 

in "Yes, signing those petitions makes a difference — even if they don’t change Trump’s mind" on The Washington Post, February 3, 2017.

Dr. Han is Associate Professor and Anton Vonk Chair in Environmental Politics in the Department of Political Science at University of California, Santa Barbara
February 09, 2017

Andrew Goodman-Bacon on The New York Times

Andrew Goodman-Bacon (Cohort 21 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "How Would Republican Plans for Medicaid Block Grants Actually Work?", February 6, 2017.

Dr. Goodman-Bacon is Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Vanderbilt University
February 09, 2017