May 22 | “A Case for Reparations at the University of Chicago”
"A Case for Reparations at the University of Chicago," by History PhD students Ashley Finigan, Caine Jordan, Guy Emerson Mount, and Kai Parker. Read more in the "Black Perspectives" publication of the African American Intellectual History Society (AAIHS).
Apr 29 | Randolph Stone and Maya Powe outline prison alternatives to solving Chicago violence
CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Randolph Stone (clinical professor of law at the University of Chicago Law School) and Maya Powe, law student, co-author an article that outlines alternatives to increased prison sentences for gun offenders. Read more in this Chicago Tribune article.
UChicago Urban Spring 2017 Urban Research Review features Professor Margaret Beale Spencer
UChicago Urban's Urban Research Review profiles University of Chicago researchers whose work deepens our understanding of cities. The latest edition of the Urban Research Review spotlights three faculty members who have devoted their careers to urban education and marginalized communities, including CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Margaret Beale Spencer, Marshall Field IV Professor of Urban Education.
Apr 18 | Cancer research on a global scale
CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Olufunmilayo Olopade, an oncologist specializing in breast cancer, aims not only to understand why black women are more likely to die from breast cancer than any other group, but also to budge the numbers.