In the Media

Debra Fitzpatrick of the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy is quoted in this article examining support in Minnesota for the president's family leave proposal. 

Star Tribune
June 9, 2017

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

St. Cloud Times
April 12, 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

Deb Fitzpatrick of the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy is interviewed for this story looking at the gender wage gap in Minnesota.

KARE TV
April 4, 2017

Two prominent activists in the Ni Una Menos movement who spoke at the Humphrey School in late March were interviewed about the rise of the global movement against gender violence (in Spanish).

 

Telemundo Minnesota
April 3, 2017

Deb Fitzpatrick of the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy is quoted in this article that looks more closely at the details of Ivanka Trump’s proposed child care plan, which she’s encouraging her father to support.

Glamour
February 24, 2017

A growing number of major employers in Minnesota are offering paid leave for new parents, as one way to attract and retain talented employees. Debra Fitzpatrick, director of the Humphrey School's Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy, is quoted. 

MPR News
December 29, 2016

Several Humphrey School faculty members were quoted in this coverage of their panel discussion regarding how President-elect Trump might approach key issues facing the country. 

KMSP TV
November 30, 2016

Debra Fitzpatrick, director of the Humphrey School's Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy, is quoted in this article looking at the number of women who run for political office. 

MPR News
November 3, 2016

A new study by researchers at the Roy Wilkins Center for Human Relations and Social Justice suggests a minimum wage increase would have miniscule negative impacts on the city of Minneapolis. But some city officials are skeptical.

Minnesota Daily
October 10, 2016

Christina Ewig, director of the Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy at the Humphrey School, is quoted.

MPR News
October 5, 2016

The University of Wisconsin is losing some faculty to schools in other states because of budget cuts. Among those moving to the University of Minnesota is Christina Ewig, the new faculty director of the Humphrey School's Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy. 

Minnesota Daily
September 19, 2016

Christina Ewig, the new director of the Humphrey School’s Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy, is a guest for this conversation about the glass ceiling in politics and beyond.

MPR News
August 3, 2016

This bill on paid family and medical leave is based on research done by Deb Fitzpatrick, director of the Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy at the Humphrey School.

Workday Minnesota
March 14, 2016

Program director of the Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy Debra Fitzpatrick's state-commissioned study on paid sick leave is discussed in this article.

Minnesota Daily
March 8, 2016

Professor Joe Soss is quoted on the cycle of inequality in the South.

The Washington Post
December 28, 2015

Professor Barbara Crosby is quoted on the topic of Minnesota's homelessness.

Christian Science Monitor
December 21, 2015

Assistant Professor Sarah Parkinson discusses refugees and healthcare, outlining that "health recommendations and treatment regimens should take into account the intersection of immigration processes, healthcare bureaucracies, and local social circumstances."

MedPage Today
December 17, 2015

Associate Professor Yingling Fan’s newest research on gender norms and inequality was referenced in this City Lab article.

City Lab
August 20, 2015

Associate Professor Greta Friedemann Sanchez authors an article in this Open Democracy article about women’s empowerment.

OpenGlobalRights
July 21, 2015

In its editorial calling for diversity among Minnesota's federal judges, the Star Tribune quotes Debra Fitzpatrick, director of the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy, and executive director of the Infinity Project, which works to increase interest in the federal bench among women, minorities, and persons of color. 

Star Tribune
January 6, 2015

The Star Tribune references the 2014 Status of Women & Girls in Minnesota, an annual report produced by the Humphrey School's Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy. This editorial coincides with the proposal of the Minnesota Women’s Economic Security Act of 2014. 

Star Tribune
January 20, 2014