Dec 2 | CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Craig Futterman examines police sergeant’s conduct history
"It’s not the number of complaints that are especially noteworthy, but the details that suggest problems, according to University of Chicago law professor Craig Futterman, who studies the Chicago Police Department’s accountability and discipline practices."
Nov 18 | Sanctuary Cities: An Explainer on WBEZ’s “Morning Shift”
"Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel speaks at a news conference on Nov. 14, 2016, in Chicago. Emanuel said the outcome of the U.S. presidential election will not impact Chicago's commitment as a sanctuary city for immigrants. We take a step back to explain what a sanctuary city is, what Chicago’s policies currently are, and how plausible the President-elect’s threats are with Angela Garcia, a professor of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago."
Oct 28 | Assoc. Prof. Micere Keels discusses role of graduation rates in college applications
"I have spent the past three years tracking more than 500 black and Latino students across their first three years of college to better understand the factors that could increase their likelihood of degree attainment. Over the course of this work, one question kept coming to mind: How did so many of them arrive on a campus having thought so little about why go to college -- and why that college in particular?" Read more in Inside Higher Ed.
Oct 24 | Q&A with Prof. Kerwin Charles on surprises, data and evidence-driven policymaking
The Interim Dean and CSRPC Faculty Affiliate discusses research and the future of Harris Public Policy.
Oct 17 | CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Theaster Gates interviews artist Kerry James Marshall
For its special edition, T, the New York Times Magazine, celebrates people who are redefining our culture -- and commissioned artists to capture them, and a little bit about their work. Watch this conversation unfold between Chicago-based artist Kerry James Marshall and CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Theaster Gates (Visual Arts).