Welcome to Central Florida SSN

About the chapter

The Central Florida SSN chapter launched in 2017 to build more connections between local scholars, civic leaders, policymakers, and journalists. Our members are particularly interested in immigration policy, environmental policy, health care, poverty, and current trends in race and ethnic inequality.

Latest in the News

"Three Ways the Women’s Movement in US Politics is Misunderstood," Deana A. Rohlinger, The Conversation, November 15, 2018.
Ciara Torres-Spelliscy's research on Cohen plea deal discussed in Sean Illing, "What Does Michael Cohen’s Plea Deal Mean for Trump? I Asked Nine Legal Experts.," Vox, November 29, 2018.
"Florida Has A Chance to Make Civil Rights History in This Election," Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, Huffington Post, November 3, 2018.
Daniel A. Smith's research on youth voter turnout discussed in Emily Michot, "Andrew Gillum Hits South Florida Universities Seeking Youth Vote," Miami Herald, October 25, 2018.
"Arguing for Alliances: Why Business and Religious Leaders Should Promote Migrant Health Care," Ryan I. Logan, Access Denied: A Conversation on Unauthorized Im/migration and Health,

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