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Article, The Chicago Maroon (February 18, 2014)

SSA alumni Marshaun Bacon, AM ’09 and Monico Whittington-...

Article, The North Star News (February 18, 2014)

Young Black Men Suffer from High Rates of Depression...

Article, The North Star News (February 18, 2014)

Syposium on Young Black Men Draws Record Crowd


Press release, Teacher College Press (March, 2014)

Roughly half of all incoming ninth graders across urban districts will fail classes and drop out of school without a diploma. Failing at School starts with the...

Audio, The New York Times, Science Times Podcast (February 17, 2014)

Listen to the Science Times...

Article, Daily Herald (February 12, 2014)

Consider SSA’s Master’s program. A limited number of merit scholarships are available to students who have...

Article, Hyde Park Herald (February 12, 2014)

Alumni Eugene Robinson Jr. and Monico Whittington-Eskridge are quoted.


Alumni Spotlight

Max Beshers

Max Beshers, AM '14

“I’ve learned that research is a lot of work and it takes a long time to do. From the protocol, to developing instruments, to recruiting participants. This has been a real eye-opener. But all of this hard work [for Project READY] is gratifying as this research is important. It will help inform those of us who are clinicians. And it’s going to save lives.”