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Derek Hyra, director of the Metropolitan Policy Center, wrote for online urban publication Next City on June 30 about the challenges mixed-race neighborhoods face due to "diversity segregation".
Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, spoke with CNN Politics on June 30 for an article summing up the Spring 2015 Supreme Court term. Edelson analyzed the decisions made by Chief Justice John Roberts, stating that they were primarily "deferential to the legislature."
Jane Palmer, professorial lecturer of justice, law, and criminology, co-wrote an op-ed for The Baltimore Sun on June 29 that outlines Maryland's new law requiring colleges and universities to survey students about sexual assault.
"New Books in Political Science" interviewed Jennifer Lawless, director of the Women & Politics Institute, and Loyola Marymount's Richard Fox about their recently released book Running From Office.
James Thurber, director of the Center for Congressional & Presidential Studies, spoke with the Associated Press on June 24 about America's extended presidential campaign season, and the complexities behind raising political money.
SPA's Master's program in Terrorism and Homeland Security Policy was recently ranked among the top programs in the U.S. and U.K. by Forensic Outreach, a London-based website.
On Thursday, June 18, SPA professor Jennifer Lawless and Richard Fox went to the Capitol to present their new book in a discussion with CNN anchor John King.
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In SPA's Politics, Policy, and Law Scholars Program, undergraduates use Washington as a laboratory for experience and learning to earn their bachelor's degree in three years.
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The Washington Institute for Public Affairs Research serves as a bridge between the academic and policy worlds, advancing scholarly research that addresses pressing issues and concerns.
Director of the American Communities Project Dante Chinni explores changes in the fault lines of the United States using a massive data library and a breakdown of communities to understand where the U.S. is going at the local level.