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Chicagoland SSN Engages City Hall

About the chapter

Chicagoland SSN brings together members from more than five local universities spanning multiple fields, including sociology, social policy, social work, education, political science, economics, urban planning, and medicine. With local partners, the Chicagoland SSN chapter promotes evidence-based discussions on public policy in order to help solve many of the issues facing Chicagoans and residents of Illinois.

Leaders
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Children & Families
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Labor
University of Illinois at Chicago
Members
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Civic Engagement
Eastern Illinois University
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Education
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Civic Engagement
  • Gender & Sexuality
Northwestern University
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Environment & Energy
  • Inequality
National Academy of Social Insurance
Northwestern University
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Education
  • Inequality
Roosevelt University
  • Education
  • Public Health
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
Loyola University Chicago
  • Immigration
  • Race & Ethnicity
University of Chicago
  • Labor
University of Chicago
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Civic Engagement
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Immigration
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Public Health
University of Chicago
  • Health Care
  • Inequality
University of Chicago
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law

Latest Contributions

Latino Children and COVID: A Worsening Crisis

  • Noreen Sugrue

Opening Pathways for Young Americans in Need of New Educational and Career Options

  • Mary Kay Dugan
  • Jill Young
  • Deborah Moroney

The Importance of Refugee Inclusion in Research Design

  • Christa Kuntzelman

White Christian Nationalism and the Next Wave of Political Violence

  • Brie Loskota
  • Rebecca Sager

Latest In The News

Guest to discuss Study: Intermarriages on the Rise 50 Years After Loving v. Virginia on WTTW, Heather Dalmage, May 24, 2021.
Interview on How Far Has the Fight for Racial Justice Come Since Juneteenth? Heather Dalmage, ABC Eyewitness News 7 , February 1, 2021.
"How Biden Can Make America More Scientific," Barbara J. Risman, Washington Monthly, January 29, 2021.
Amanda Kass quoted on legacy of the Great Recession was exposing and increasing inequities between communities by Emily Badger and Quoctrung Bui, "The Recession Is About to Slam Cities. Not Just the Blue-State Ones" The New York Times, August 17, 2020.
"Trump's Actions on Pandemic Relief Aren't Illegal. They're Just Ineffective ," Daniel Hemel, Opinions, The Washington Post, August 10, 2020.

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