Welcome to Boston SSN

October 2nd: Op Ed Writing Workshop with Washington Post's EJ Dionne

About the chapter

Boston SSN brings together scholars from a broad range of policy fields at Harvard, MIT, the University of Massachusetts Boston, Tufts, and other Boston area universities. Members are particularly interested in strategies to address rising economic inequality, strengthen the integrity of American democracy, and ensure the successful implementation of health care reform. Other interests include the challenges faced by low-income mothers, the consequences of the prison boom, environmental policy, immigration policy, and school reform.

Leaders
Salem State University
Fitchburg State University
Harvard University
Members
Tufts University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Brookings Institution
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Suffolk University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Boston
Clark University
Bentley University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Brown University School of Medicine
Silent Spring Institute
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Tufts University School of Medicine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Northeastern University
Suffolk University
University of Virginia
Suffolk University
Boston University
National Institutes of Health
Brandeis University
Boston College
Northeastern University
Jobs for the Future
Harvard University
University of New Hampshire
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Harvard Kennedy School
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Emerson College
University of Massachusetts Boston
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Northeastern University
Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard University
Boston University School of Public Health
Northeastern University
Harvard Kennedy School
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Tufts University
City University of New York
University of Massachusetts
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wellesley College
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harvard Medical School
University of Massachusetts Boston
Center for Social Policy
Harvard University
Harvard Kennedy School
American Political Science Association
Boston University
Harvard University
Northeastern University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
National Bureau of Education Research
Betsy Lehman Center
University of Massachusetts Boston
Northeastern University
Harvard University
Northeastern University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Suffolk University
Harvard University
American Bar Foundation
Tufts University
Westfield State University
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Simmons College
Suffolk University
Center for Women's Health and Human Rights
Boston University
Bentley University
Founder, Scholars Strategy Network
Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard School of Public Health
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harvard School of Public Health
Harvard University
Tufts University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Salem State University
Center for Childhood & Youth Studies
United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
College of the Holy Cross
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard Kennedy School
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University

Latest Briefs

How Public Data Can Improve Services and Empower Communities

  • Daniel O'Brien

Lessons from the 2016 Boston Public School Walkouts

  • Andrew King
  • Mariette Bien-Aime Ayala
  • Sheetal Gowda
  • Katelyn Kelly
  • Jeffrey S. Moyer
  • Mark R. Warren

Latest in the News

Guest to discuss female presidential candidates on WBUR, Ellen Fitzpatrick, January 8, 2019.
"How Activists are Fighting Racial Disparities in School Discipline," Mark R. Warren, The Conversation, December 10, 2018.
"George H.W. Bush Laid the Foundation for Education Reform," Jack Schneider, The Conversation, December 3, 2018.
"New Civics Education Law Misses the Mark," Jack Schneider, CommonWealth Magazine, November 10, 2018.
"We Shouldn’t be Making it Harder for College Students to Vote," Nancy L. Thomas, The Washington Post, November 21, 2018.

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