Welcome to South Carolina SSN


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About the chapter

South Carolina SSN was founded in 2020 and consists of academic and professional researchers in a variety of disciplines across the Palmetto State. We are committed to engaging a diverse collection of stakeholders to encourage positive change to improve the lives of South Carolinians, particularly in the areas of housing and health policy.

  • Inequality
  • Economy
  • Democracy & Governance
South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority
  • Civic Engagement
  • Religion & Values
Francis Marion University
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Education
Clemson University
  • Reproductive Health
  • Children & Families
  • Gender & Sexuality
University of South Carolina
  • Media & Public Opinion
University of South Carolina-Upstate
  • Children & Families
PhD Candidate in Epidemiology, University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • Children & Families
  • Public Health
  • Race & Ethnicity
Children's Trust of South Carolina
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Inequality
  • Gender & Sexuality
College of Charleston
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Children & Families
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Latest Contributions

How Faculty Can Prepare to Handle The Post-Election Classroom

  • Nancy L. Thomas
  • Cazembe Kennedy

Why Housing Affordability Needs to be Reevaluated

  • Bryan P. Grady

Latest In the News

Maren Trochmann quoted on the importance of housing and a safe community by Rachel Ellis and Daniella DeRobbio, "College of Charleston Professors, Staff Ask City to Reallocate Police Funding" ABC 4 News, October 26, 2020.
Guest to discuss South Carolina First Steps, COVID-19's Impact on Early Childhood Development on Why Public Health Matters, Chelsea Richard, 2020.
Bryan P. Grady quoted on lower wage services workers who have been more impacted by business closings possibly facing eviction January 1st by Laurryn Thomas, "How Columbia Utility Companies Are Handling Shutoffs Five Months After Moratorium" The State, October 22, 2020.
Bryan P. Grady quoted on new program could be tested due to pandemics economic toll causing possible large scale end of year evictions by Chris Joseph, "Homeless No More Moving Emergency Shelter Families to Motels During Renovations" WIS News 10 TV, October 8, 2020.
Bryan P. Grady quoted on more people will likely lose their housing stability than at the peak of the 2008-2009 recession by Mike Ellis, "Eviction ‘Tsunami’ to Hit South Carolina, Worse Than 2008–09, Experts Say" Greenville News, September 1, 2020.

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