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You Are Wrong April 30, 2015 | Huffington Post

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about how different the experiences are for African-Americans and whites when encountering the police.

Riots Are Destructive, Dangerous, and Scary – but Can Lead to Serious Social Reforms April 30, 2015 |

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “There’s a long memory of historical injustice – going back to slave patrols, to police officers enforcing racial segregation and arresting nonviolent protestors, and the commonplace tension, conflict, and harassment directed at African-Americans by law enforcement officials.”

Why More Millennials Are Choosing to Be Childless April 29, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for studying graduating students’ plans to have children.

Study: Far Fewer New Teachers Are Leaving the Profession Than Previously Thought April 30, 2015 | Washington Post

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on his previous estimates about teacher attrition.

A Compassionate Work Culture Can Really Benefit the Bottom Line, Too April 29, 2015 | Huffington Post

Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School is cited for a collaborative study on the idea of compassionate love culture.