In the Media

This story highlights the Change Network Minnesota leadership program, which is led by the  Humphrey School's Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center and the Cultural Wellness Center in Minneapolis. PNLC Director Stephanie Jacobs is quoted. 

MN Daily
June 4, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story examining whether the Morrison County Sheriff  erred when he announced his re-election bid through his office, using public resources. 

St. Cloud Times
June 3, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments on the outcome of the two major parties' endorsing conventions over the weekend, and how the race for Minnesota governor is shaping up. 

KSTP
June 3, 2018

Senior Fellow Steve Kelley comments in this story about recent legislative and legal action to address the low water levels of White Bear Lake. 

St. Paul Pioneer Press
June 1, 2018

Professor Robert Kudrle comments in this story on the potential impact of recent trade tariffs on Minnesota's economy. 

Star Tribune
June 1, 2018

Ed Goetz, director of the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs and Humphrey School professor, is quoted in this story on the diminishing number of mobile home parks in the Twin Cities metro area. 

MinnPost
May 31, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story about longtime Republican Richard Painter's decision to run for US Senate in Minnesota as a Democrat. 

The Hill
May 30, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story that profiles the apparent front runners in Minnesota’s gubernatorial race: Republican Tim Pawlenty and DFLer Tim Walz.

Governing
May 30, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story looking at the possibility that neither major political party will endorse a candidate for Minnesota governor in their conventions next weekend, leading to competitive primaries in August. 

WCCO TV
May 27, 2018

Humphrey School student Jacob Herbers (MS-STEP) is quoted in this story about the University of Minnesota's solar vehicle project. 

KTTC TV
May 26, 2018

Doug Chapin, director of the Program for Excellence in Election Administration, comments in this article on a pending US Supreme Court case that could change how Ohio removes people from voter rolls.

Ideastream, Cleveland
May 26, 2018

A new working paper by Professor Morris Kleiner is mentioned in this daily economics column. 

Wall Street Journal
May 24, 2018

This story on President Trump's decision to cancel his upcoming summit with North Korea features an interview with Sherry Gray, director of the Humphrey School's International Fellows and Scholars Program.

KARE
May 24, 2018

Coverage of Humphrey School alumnus Neeraj Mehta's recent hiring as the new director of learning for the McKnight Foundation. Since 2012, Mehta (MPP '04) has served as the director of community programs at the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA).

India West
May 24, 2018

Debra Fitzpatrick, co-director of the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy, is featured in this story examining bias against pregnant women and mothers in the workplace. 

KARE
May 23, 2018

A discussion at the Humphrey School, titled, 'Are the US and China Destined for War?', aired on MPR News Presents. The event featured national security expert Graham Allison and former Vice President Walter Mondale. Professor Larry Jacobs was the moderator. 

MPR News
May 22, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs participated in a roundtable discussion on the divisive nature of the legislative session, and how that might affect this fall's elections. 

KSTP
May 22, 2018

Researcher Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this article on the nearly record-breaking number of GOP candidates (seven) in the Idaho gubernatorial primary. 

Idaho Press-Tribune
May 21, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this article about a series of town hall forums held by U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis, where some constituents were denied tickets to the events. 

Southwest Media
May 18, 2018

Star Tribune columnist John Rash interviewed author Graham Allison, a national security expert and former director of Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, in advance of Allison's appearance at a Humphrey School event on Monday, May 21.

Star Tribune
May 18, 2018

Sherry Gray, director of the Humphrey School's International Fellows and Scholars Program, writes of the growing uncertainty in US-China relations, and how both countries can take steps to avoid a major conflict.  

MinnPost
May 18, 2018

Coverage of a recent discussion at the Humphrey School on the topic of sport as a catalyst for social change, featuring remarks by Richard Lapchick, founder and director of The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport. 

Minnesota Spokesman Recorder
May 17, 2018

Senior Fellow Art Rolnick was interviewed for this radio program on efforts to improve early childhood education in the Cleveland area. His interview begins at the 37-minute mark. 

Ideastream, Cleveland
May 17, 2018

Jerry Zhao, director of the Institute for Urban & Regional Infrastructure Finance, comments in this article on the need for more funding to address all the construction and maintenance needs for transportation and public works infrastructure throughout the country.

MinnPost
May 17, 2018

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