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.

Leaders
University of South Florida
University of South Florida
Members
Florida International University
University of Florida
University of South Florida
University of South Florida
University of South Florida
Nova Southeastern University
University of South Florida
University of Miami
University of South Florida
Eckerd College
New College of Florida
Florida State University
The Claude Pepper Foundation
University of South Florida
Florida State University
University of South Florida
University of Florida
Stetson University College of Law
University of Central Florida

Latest Contributions

Why Educational Leaders and Policymakers Should Attend to Emotions

  • Tanetha Jamay Grosland

Why Victims of Domestic Violence Should Be Granted Asylee Status

  • Maria del Carmen Rodriguez

Understanding Puerto Rican Voting in the United States

  • Juan Arroyo-Flores
  • Alessandra Rosa
  • Elizabeth Aranda

Latest in the News

"2020 Democrats Are Getting Edgier to Try to Attract Young Voters. Will It Work?," Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, Teen Vogue, October 30, 2019.
Ciara Torres-Spelliscy quoted on a non-profit university engaging in questionable political activity in Brandon Ambrosino, "‘Someone’s Gotta Tell the Freakin’ Truth’: Jerry Falwell’s Aides Break Their Silence" Politico, September 9, 2019.
"Trump’s Judicial Picks are Gutting Campaign Finance Law," Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, Law360, September 12, 2019.
Daniel A. Smith quoted on legal battle over felon enfranchisement in Gary Fineout, "Judge Urged to Block Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Rights" Politico, October 8, 2019.
Ciara Torres-Spelliscy quoted on adoption of marketing tactics by political candidates in Candace Manriquez Wrenn and Rose Conlon, "Candidates are Hoping You’ll Buy Their Rhetoric — As Well as Their Merchandise " Marketplace, October 7, 2019.

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