In the Media

Professor Peter Calow co-authored this commentary based on his recent research into the quality of Minnesota' drinking water supply. 

MinnPost
August 4, 2020

This story includes comments from Professor Peter Calow, who presented findings of a new water quality report to a legislative committee. 

Forum News Service
July 16, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. is the guest on this podcast, discussing his research into racial disparities in Minnesota that have persisted for decades. 

Star Tribune
June 30, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story looking at Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's campaign strategy to date. 

Washington Times
June 28, 2020

This story highlights research by Professor Samuel Myers Jr. into longstanding racial disparities in Minnesota, dubbed the Minnesota Paradox. 

MN Daily
June 26, 2020

Professor Joe Soss co-authored this commentary recommending ways to reform policing. 

MinnPost
June 25, 2020

Professor Ed Goetz is a guest on this MN Daily podcast, discussing discrimination patterns in housing and urban planning in the Twin Cities metro area. 

MN Daily
June 25, 2020

Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer of Minnesota's 6th District, who chairs the National Republican Campaign Committee. The conversation was moderated by Professor Larry Jacobs. 

MinnPost
June 24, 2020

MPR News Presents aired a Humphrey School event featuring U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer of Minnesota's 6th District, who chairs the National Republican Campaign Committee. Professor Larry Jacobs was the moderator. 

MPR News
June 24, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. was interviewed for this story, which examines the racial disparities between black and white people in Minnesota. 

WCCO TV
June 23, 2020

Professor John Bryson, an expert on strategic planning, was quoted in this story outlining the University's five-year plan that was approved by the Board of Regents in June. 

MN Daily
June 23, 2020

Retired Professor Robert Kudrle comments in this story reacting to the Trump administration's order restricting foreign worker visas through the end of the year. 

Star Tribune
June 23, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. is quoted in this story examining the discussions over systemic racism in rural Minnesota. 

Star Tribune
June 23, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on the failure of the Minnesota Legislature to enact policing reforms during its recent special session. 

NPR
June 22, 2020

Alumnus Nick Stumo-Langer (MPP '20) was interviewed for this story on the threat of COVID-19 as more people resume public outings. 

Star Tribune
June 18, 2020

Professor Ed Goetz is interviewed for this story on the availability of rental housing near the University's Twin Cities campus. 

MN Daily
June 18, 2020

Professor Emerita Ann Markusen wrote this commentary on policing after the death of George Floyd. 

MinnPost
June 18, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. was interviewed for this story on how Minnesotans feel about race relations and police reform. 

KSTP
June 16, 2020

Assistant Professor Gabe Chan reacts to a new study examining barriers to the expansion of community solar energy projects in the U.S. 

Energy News Network
June 16, 2020

In this story, Professor Larry Jacobs says “the language of defunding or dismantling the police is explosive” and could have a big impact on campaigns in Minnesota.  

Fox News
June 14, 2020

This article features new work by Professor Yingling Fan, who developed the "Transportation Happiness Map" to improve the experience for drivers, transit riders, and cyclists. 

Star Tribune
June 13, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's potential running mates. 

Market Watch
June 11, 2020

Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring faculty experts discussing police-community relations in the wake of George Floyd's death at the hands of Minneapolis police. 

KMSP
June 10, 2020

Professor Joe Soss is quoted in this commentary on racial disparities in Minnesota law enforcement. 

New Yorker
June 10, 2020

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