In the Media

This article features recent research by professor Ragui Assaad, which examines the extent to which the employment status of men in Middle Eastern countries matters for the timing of marriage.  

Al-Ahram Weekly
April 21, 2017

Washington Post investigative reporter Tom Hamburger spoke at a Humphrey School forum about President Trump's alleged connections to Russia, and the program aired on MPR News. Professor Larry Jacobs was the moderator. 

MPR News
April 20, 2017

A story recapping Rep. Keith Ellison's remarks during a public forum at the Humphrey School on the future of the Democratic Party. 

MinnPost
April 20, 2017

This article looks at Rep. Keith Ellison's comments at a Humphrey School event criticizing former President Obama for ignoring Democratic Party politics while he was in office. 

The Hill
April 20, 2017

Rep. Keith Ellison's public forum at the Humphrey School was the subject of this article, which discussed Ellison's predictions for upcoming elections. 

St. Paul Pioneer Press
April 19, 2017

Associate Dean Laura Bloomberg, associate professor Yingling Fan, and Director of Technology Enhanced Learning Kate Conners are quoted in this article about the launch of Civios. 

MN Daily
April 17, 2017

Dean Eric Schwartz and Associate Dean Laura Bloomberg are quoted in this story about Bloomberg's appointment as the next dean of the Humphrey School.

MN Daily
April 17, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at how social divisiveness is moving people from social media keyboards to out on the streets. 

Star Tribune
April 15, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs was a guest on Kerri Miller’s Friday Roundtable, analyzing the latest political developments.

MPR News
April 14, 2017

Profile of Rep. Andrew Carlson, DFL-Bloomington, a former Humphrey Policy Fellow, who was elected to the Minnesota House in November. 

Minnesota Lawyer
April 13, 2017

Frank Douma, director of the State and Local Policy Program, is quoted in this story looking at Rep. Jason Lewis’ support of a bill to limit the power and scope of the Met Council.

MinnPost
April 13, 2017

Humphrey School professor Joe Soss is quoted in this article, which highlights his research into the “financialization” of the criminal justice system.

 

Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
April 13, 2017

A report on the presentation by University of Wisconsin political scientist Katherine Cramer at the Humphrey School on April 10. 

MinnPost
April 12, 2017

Statistics from the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy are quoted in this commentary. 

St. Cloud Times
April 12, 2017

University of Wisconsin political science professor Katherine Cramer spoke at the Humphrey School on April 10 about her book, The Politics of Resentment. The program was broadcast on MPR News. 

MPR News
April 12, 2017

Humphrey School student Simon Cecil is profiled. He created the Minnesota Freedom Fund and is working to change the bail system. 

MN Daily
April 10, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this column looking at the high level of interest in the DFL caucuses in Minneapolis. 

Star Tribune
April 9, 2017

Alexey Khlebnikov, MPP ‘14, wrote this analysis for the Russian Council on International Affairs, which examines the recent American missile strikes against Syria. Khlebnikov is a Middle East expert and Russian foreign policy analyst with the RCIF.   

 

Russian Council on International Affairs
April 8, 2017

Dean Eric Schwartz was interviewed for this story that gathered reactions to the Syrian missile strikes. 

KARE TV
April 7, 2017

Professor Jodi Sandfort is quoted in this story about a recent conference that looked at how new data are being used in the juvenile justice system. 

Juvenile Justice Information Exchange
April 7, 2017

Debra Fitzpatrick of the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy is quoted in this story that examines current parental leave policies in Minnesota. 

KARE TV
April 7, 2017

Simon Cecil, an MPP candidate, was profiled in this article about his Freedom Fund nonprofit, which helps low-income people in Minnesota post bail.  

Star Tribune
April 5, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is a guest on the Political Insider program, discussing state and national politics. 

KSTP TV
April 4, 2017

Humphrey School Senior Fellow and former state legislator Steve Kelley argues in this commentary that efforts to approve school vouchers to pay for religious education should be resisted. 

Star Tribune
April 3, 2017

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