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VIDEO AND TRANSCRIPT AVAILABLE: Education Won’t Be Normal After COVID: Newswise Live Event for June 4

Will schools reopen in the fall? If schools remain closed, what will be the impact on students’ education, long-term? How has the pandemic already impacted students, from elementary through higher ed; how are schools at all levels adapting to teach...

– Newswise

In tackling racial injustice, US should look to South Africa

– Cornell University

New Visa Restrictions will Make the U.S. Economic Downturn Worse

The Trump administration is expected to set limits on a popular program that allows international students to work in the U.S. after graduation while remaining on their student visas. The restrictions are designed to help American graduates seeking j...

– University of California San Diego

UCLA Journal of International Law & Foreign Affairs

Policing and Law Enforcement: Further Considerations from Psychological Science

Commentary by Ludmila Nunes, PhD, of the Association for Psychological Science on some research on police and stereotyping, police officers’ aggressiveness, and the impact of psychological science on policing in the United States.

– Association for Psychological Science

UNH Experts Available to Comment on What History Teaches About Protests

As activists around the world organize protests sparked by the death of George Floyd, and some escalate into more violent conflicts, experts at the University of New Hampshire point to historical parallels between the current Black Lives Matter prote...

Expert Available

– University of New Hampshire

Declaring Racism a Public Health Crisis

Statement from University Hospitals in Cleveland supporting Cleveland City Council resolution declaring racism a public health crisis.

– University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

AACC Statement for Racial Equality

Laboratory professionals cannot be mute bystanders to inequality. Our legacy is one of service and AACC calls upon our community to be part of the dialogue to promote racial equality.

– American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)

We should not be afraid to discuss reparations for slavery

– Binghamton University, State University of New York

IU experts available to comment on race, policing and criminal justice

– Indiana University

Militarized, 'ready for battle' police make dialogue with protesters difficult

– Cornell University

VIDEO AND TRANSCRIPT AVAILABLE: Police Brutality and BLM Protests: Newswise Live Expert Panel for June 2nd, 2PM EDT

Demonstrations spread across the U.S. to confront the deaths of black men and women at the hands of police. Experts will discuss how to prevent more unarmed black men and women from being killed by police, and what can be done by individuals outside ...

– Newswise

GW Experts Available to Discuss Racial Injustice, Peace and Conflict Resolution, and the Current National Discord

– George Washington University

The ‘old world is gone.’ Protests express a vision of the society people want after COVID-19, UB expert says

– University at Buffalo

Racial Justice and the Workplace: Rutgers Experts Available for Interview

– Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR)

Democracy’s Shapeshifting Past—and Its Uncertain Future

David Stasavage, author of the newly released "The Decline and Rise of Democracy", discusses democracy's past--and future.

– New York University

The Decline and Rise of Democracy: A Global History from Antiqui

Ombudsmen advocate for long-term care residents at a distance during COVID-19

Social isolation necessitated by COVID-19 weighs on everyone, especially older adults and those living with disabilities who may have already felt relatively isolated before the pandemic even started, said Greg Shelley, program manager of the Harris ...

Expert Available

– University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Policing one of many abuses inflicted by the criminal justice system

– Cornell University

Civil rights scholar: “I fear for my Black son every day”

– Binghamton University, State University of New York

Department culture can escalate to police brutality, ASU expert says

– Arizona State University (ASU)

May unemployment likely to exceed 20%, hitting Latino, Black workers hardest

– Cornell University

Can Firms Be Trusted After Easing of Collusion Rules During Pandemic?

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Professor and Vice Dean for Faculty and Research Valerie Suslow, joined by research colleague Margaret Levenstein of the University of Michigan, examines the impact of relaxed regulations against corporate collusio...

– Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

Trump escalates war with Twitter

President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at limiting the broad legal protections enjoyed by social media companies after Twitter flagged his posts as being incendiary and misleading. Experts weigh in on whether social media platforms sh...

Expert Available

– Arizona State University (ASU)

Governor Pataki Shares Vision With Students For Overcoming COVID-19 Crisis, Tough Job Market

Few people have the experience of leading a country out of a crisis as significant as the COVID-19 pandemic. Gov. George Pataki, who was the governor of New York on September 11, is one of them. He shared his vision for how America can recover from t...

– CFES Brilliant Pathways

President’s Executive Order more political than legal, but may spur Congress to change the law

– West Virginia University

Expert: Anti-Government Extremists Are Present at U.S. Lockdown Protests

– University at Albany, State University of New York

Americans Look to Presidential Candidates to Address Injustices

– Virginia Tech

Policing experts weigh in on protests and police practices across the nation

– Arizona State University (ASU)

UB expert can discuss death of George Floyd, history of racial injustice in America

– University at Buffalo

UCLA AASC & FSPH launch COVID-19 Multilingual Resource Hub to support safety for diverse communities

UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health COVID-19 Multilingual Resource Hub to support safety for diverse communities; partnership develops resources for COVID-19 response

– UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

Law enforcement violence in black communities will continue despite criminal justice system action in Minneapolis case

– West Virginia University

IU experts available to comment on racism, social justice, policing, role of media in light of George Floyd protests

– Indiana University

For Twitter, Facebook and other social platforms, change will have to start at the top

– University of Delaware





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