SESP in the Media: September 2021

SESP in the Media: September 2021

faculty sespAn ongoing, monthly roundup of appearances in the news media by School of Education and Social Policy faculty, researchers, and our community: 

The Chicago Tribune

Sept. 30, 2021

Op-ed: Drugging and the college party culture: Why it matters, and what we can do now (op-ed couathored by Simone Ispa-Landa)

The New York Times

Sept. 22, 2021

‘It’s Become Increasingly Hard for Them to Feel Good About Themselves’ (cites research by Dean David Figlio)

The Guardian

Sept. 19, 2021

America’s mortality gap should sound a blaring alarm across the Atlantic (quotes Hannes Schwandt)

The Weeds (Vox)

Sept. 14, 2021

The Weeds Will Live Forever (quotes Hannes Schwandt)


Sept. 13, 2021

In the U.S., nearly 15% of families went hungry last year (quotes Diane Schanzenbach)

The Atlantic

Sept. 12, 2021

Why Americans Die So Much (quotes Hannes Schwandt)


Sept. 8, 2021

The Big New Push to Cut Child Poverty Is Working (cites Diane Schanzenbach)


Sept. 8, 2021

How To Avoid Overcorrection During A Mid-Career Transition (quotes Hannes Schwandt)


Sept. 6, 2021

Stark racial disparities emerge as families struggle to get enough food (quotes Diane Schanzenbach)


By Julie Deardorff
Last Modified: 10/4/21