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Article, (March 31, 2015)

Don't force kids out of foster care at 18

Audio, WDET (March 26, 2015)

The Mistreatment Of Young African American Men Is "An American...

Article, WTTW (March 18, 2015)

Master’s student Eddie Bocanegra on why he developed Urban Warriors

Mark Courtney: "Every dollar Illinois invested on extended [foster] care, youth and society received $2 in benefits"

Article, CBS 2 Chicago (March 5, 2015)

2 Investigators: High School Allegedly...

Audio, (February 27, 2015)

Associate Professor Yoonsun Choi was interviewed by NPR about the "model minority" myth and why lumping Asian...

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Jeff Simms

Jeff Simms, AM '12

"I chose to study social work, and especially policy, because I believe working at that level is where one can truly affect some of the wider causes of poverty and homelessness."