Welcome to Confluence SSN

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About the chapter

Confluence SSN is composed of dedicated scholars from Missouri, southern Illinois, and Kansas looking to enact positive change through policy work in the American Midwest and Upper South. Confluence SSN was founded in 2013 and would like to welcome as many Confluence-area colleagues as they can.

Leaders
  • Civic Engagement
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Science & Technology
University of Missouri-St. Louis
Members
  • Labor
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Environment & Energy
  • Foreign Policy & Security
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Children & Families
  • Gender & Sexuality
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Education
  • Labor
Washington University at St. Louis
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Economy
  • Health Care
University of Missouri
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Public Health
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Civic Engagement
Lindenwood University
  • Criminal Justice
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Gender & Sexuality
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Media & Public Opinion
University of Missouri
  • Criminal Justice
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Health Care
  • Inequality
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Civic Engagement
  • Democracy & Governance
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Economy
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Public Health
  • Education
  • Environment & Energy
  • Labor
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Criminal Justice
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Foreign Policy & Security
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Immigration
  • Race & Ethnicity
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Immigration
  • Inequality
  • Labor
Washington University in St. Louis
  • Health Care
  • Inequality
  • Public Health
University of Missouri - Kansas City
  • Economy
  • Reproductive Health
  • Health Care
University of Kansas
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Public Health
  • Civic Engagement
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Science & Technology
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Environment & Energy
University of Missouri
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Economy
University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • Immigration
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Race & Ethnicity
University of Missouri-St Louis
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Labor
Washington University in St. Louis

Latest Contributions

How Online Social Networking Helps Draw Young Americans into Political Participation

  • Kenneth W. Moffett
  • Laurie L. Rice

Restricting Abortion Also Reduces Preventive Care

    David Slusky

Time to Rethink Putting Probation Violators in Jail

  • Beth Marie Huebner

Making Corporate Accountability Count

    Tim Bartley

Latest in the News

Richard Rosenfeld quoted on the murder rate at the end of June was on average 37 percent higher than it was at the end of May, "Texas Has Too Many Cases to Reopen, Governor Warns" The New York Times, August 11, 2020.
David C. Kimball quoted on the intricacies of RCV by Alan Greenblatt, "Voting Problems Open the Door to Election Alternatives" Governing, February 5, 2020.
Jake Rosenfeld quoted on labor conflicts about worker classification by Rachel Cohen, "Ending GM's Two-Tiered Labor System Is UAW Members' Top Demand - and Part of a Bigger Fight Against Worker Misclassification" The Intercept, September 26, 2019.
Mary Angelica Painter's research on traffic congestion in American cities discussed by Adam McCann, "Best & Worst Cities to Drive in," WalletHub, September 3, 2019.
Jake Rosenfeld quoted on increase in support of unions by Dylan Scott, "The Catch-22 for Labor Unions Enjoying Newfound Public Support" Vox, August 28, 2019.

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