In the Media

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

The Atlantic
June 9, 2020

Dean Laura Bloomberg is interviewed for this story previewing the virtual Social Equity Leadership Conference June 8-12, co-hosted by the Humphrey School. 

KARE
June 9, 2020

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

NPR
June 8, 2020

Humphrey School alumna Tyeastia Green (MPA '19), the director of racial equity, inclusion and belonging for the city of Burlington, Vermont, discussed racial equity in that city.  

WCAX, Burlington, Vermont
June 8, 2020

Humphrey School student Khady Hamid, a Master of Development Practice candidate, co-authored this commentary noting that women in her native Maldives have been more seriously affected by the COVID-19 pandemic than men. 

The Edition, Maldives
June 7, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. is interviewed for this story, which examines the wealth gap between black and white people in America.  

Market Watch
June 6, 2020

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

City Lab
June 5, 2020

Professor Ed Goetz is interviewed for this story on how public policies on housing, education, and the like have perpetuated racism in American society. 

WTMJ Milwaukee
June 5, 2020

Humphrey School alumnus Soren Stevenson (MDP '20) is featured in this story after sustaining a serious eye injury during a protest against police conduct in Minneapolis. 

Bring Me The News
June 5, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. is interviewed for this story, which features his research into longstanding racial disparities in Minnesota.

CBS News
June 5, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story looking at the political ramifications of Attorney General Keith Ellison's prosecution of four Minneapolis police officers accused in the death of George Floyd. 

Washington Examiner
June 5, 2020

Professor Samuel Myers Jr. is interviewed for this story, which features his research into longstanding racial disparities in Minnesota. 

US News & World Report
June 4, 2020

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

Marketplace
June 4, 2020

This story features recent Humphrey School graduate Soren Stevenson (MDP '20), who was injured by police during a protest in Minneapolis. 

MN Daily
June 3, 2020

Humphrey School alumnus Soren Stevenson (MDP '20) is featured in this story after sustaining a serious eye injury during a protest against police conduct in Minneapolis. 

WCCO TV
June 3, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on the political impact of the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police and the resulting protests. 

Vox
June 2, 2020

Associate Professor Kathy Quick is interviewed for this story on reforming police practices to address racial disparities. 

KSTP
June 2, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story examining the racial tensions brought to the fore in the aftermath of George Floyd's death at the hands of Minneapolis police. 

New York Times
June 1, 2020

This columnist highlights research by Professor Samuel Myers Jr. into longstanding racial disparities in Minnesota, which Myers labeled the Minnesota Paradox. 

New York Times
June 1, 2020

Humphrey School Dean Laura Bloomberg and Law School Dean Garry Jenkins co-authored this commentary reacting to the death of George Floyd and the resulting protests, and their schools' responsibility to prepare legal and public policy practitioners who will address racial disparities in the future. 

MinnPost
June 1, 2020

Associate Professor Kathy Quick is quoted in this story on how businesses can drive change in the wake of George Floyd's death at the hands of Minneapolis police. 

Twin Cities Business
June 1, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story examining the performance of Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd. 

Los Angeles Times
May 31, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story claiming President Trump's support for the space program is a diversion from the coronavirus pandemic. 

The Guardian
May 30, 2020

A profile of St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter (MPP '11), a Humphrey School alumnus who earned his undergraduate degree at Florida A&M University. The mayor of Atlanta is also an alumna of FAMU. 

Tallahassee Democrat
May 30, 2020

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