In the Media

Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this story on how Minnesota companies are dealing with the ongoing trade tensions between the United States and China. 

Star Tribune
October 6, 2019

This story highlights research by Professor Greg Lindsey that showed female bicyclists were far more likely to get crowded by vehicles on the road. 

The Guardian
October 4, 2019

Humphrey School alumnus Jon McGee (MPA '88), head of school for St. John's Preparatory School in Collegeville, Minnesota, is quoted in this story on the beginning of the new school year. 

The Newsleaders, central MN
October 4, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs explained the impeachment process and its potential political fallout in in this interview. 

TPT Almanac
October 4, 2019

Researcher Eric Ostermeier provides historical context in this story examining President Trump's response to the launch of an impeachment inquiry into his actions. 

Toronto Globe and Mail
October 3, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story profiling the political career of presidential candidate and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar.  

Roll Call
October 2, 2019

Senior Fellow Art Rolnick comments in this story on a proposal to study the idea of rent control in the city of Minneapolis. 

MPR News
October 2, 2019

Diplomat-in-Residence Mary Curtin answered this “Good Question” in light of Ukraine's involvement with the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. 

WCCO TV
October 1, 2019

Coverage of the Humphrey School's Courageous Conversations project and final report, which explores the challenges of Minnesota's aging workforce. 

MN Daily
September 29, 2019

Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring New York Times columnist Tom Friedman discussing the vitality of small towns. The event was the final convening of the School's Courageous Conversations project exploring the challenges of Minnesota's aging workforce.  

RiverTowns newspapers
September 27, 2019

Alumna Makeda Zulu-Gillespie (MPA ‘18) is the new executive director of the University of Minnesota’s Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC). 

North News, Minneapolis
September 27, 2019

MPR News Presents aired a Humphrey School event featuring New York Times columnist Tom Friedman discussing the vitality of small towns across the United States.  The event was the final convening of the School's Courageous Conversations project exploring the challenges of Minnesota's aging workforce.  

MPR News
September 25, 2019

This editorial affirms the conclusion of the Humphrey School's Courageous Conversations project—that local communities and employers should be preparing for the dramatic changes on the horizon due to Minnesota's aging workforce. 

Alexandria Echo Press
September 25, 2019

This commentary, co-authored by Professor James Ron, argues that homegrown nativists strongly dislike both Muslims and Jews, which ought to help them work toward mutual understanding. 

New York Times
September 24, 2019

Bria Raines, a first-year urban and regional planning student, wrote this commentary in opposition to a proposal for a copper and nickel mine in northern Minnesota. 

MinnPost
September 24, 2019

Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this story on the impact of the U.S-China trade war on Chinese students at the University of Minnesota. 

MN Daily
September 24, 2019

A profile of new Humphrey School Assistant Professor Fayola Jacobs. 

MN Daily
September 24, 2019

Coverage of the Humphrey School's Courageous Conversations project and final report, which explores the challenges of Minnesota's aging workforce. 

SouthernMinn.com
September 24, 2019

Associate Professor Maria Hanratty is quoted in this story looking at a new report on homelessness released by the Trump administration.

CityLab
September 23, 2019

Coverage of the Humphrey School's Courageous Conversations project and final report, which explores the challenges of Minnesota's aging workforce. 

Duluth News Tribune
September 23, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on the increasingly bitter partisan divide among lawmakers in the Midwest. 

Forum News Service
September 20, 2019

Coverage of the Humphrey School's Courageous Conversations project and final report, which explores the challenges of Minnesota's aging workforce. 

Albert Lea Tribune
September 19, 2019

Professor Robert Kudrle was interviewed for this story on how University of Minnesota students from China and Hong Kong are reacting to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. 

MN Daily
September 18, 2019

Assistant Professor Gabe Chan answered this “Good Question” in the wake of the recent attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil processing facilities. 

WCCO TV
September 17, 2019

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