In the United States, a significant opportunity gap persists between elementary and secondary
students holding marginalized identities and their more privileged peers. Overwhelming
evidence suggests that this disparity in academic outcomes emerges not from an inherent
difference in students’...
In the past five years, the traditionally black D.C. public school Francis-Stevens in northwest
D.C. has moved to make itself more appealing to the gentrified neighborhood around it. They
have been somewhat successful in drawing in the surrounding community, but many of the
students from the...
This study evaluates what role Hurricane Sandy played in Chris Christie’s campaign strategy
and more specifically, how the disaster has altered his moral foundations and leadership style
long-term. By analyzing television advertisements and speeches during the 2009 and 2013
America is statistically diversifying on the large scale. Yet, simultaneously there is documented
racial and socioeconomic homogenization on the micro level. Recently, this has led to tensions
and conflicts between differing socioeconomic and racial groups, as exhibited in Baltimore,