In the Media

“Mainstream news outlets have not made room for [communities of color] except as problems,” said Interim Dean Catherine Squires in this story about mistrust of the media.

MPR News
October 8, 2021

Professor Ed Goetz is interviewed for this story examining whether rent control policies work as intended to make housing more affordable, as voters in Minneapolis and St. Paul prepare to vote on the issue in November. 

Star Tribune
October 5, 2021

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story that looks at the upcoming vote in Minneapolis on whether to replace the police department with a new Department of Public Safety, and how it is sharply dividing Democrats along ideological lines. 

Associated Press
October 3, 2021

Cherrene Horazuk, administrative specialist at the Humphrey School and president of AFSCME Local 3800, said in this news story the University of Minnesota's COVID-19 vaccination reporting system does not go far enough to protect the health of employees and students on campus. 

MPR News
September 29, 2021

This story looks at the issues driving several high-profile mayoral campaigns across the country. Professor Larry Jacobs discusses the racial politics dominating the race in Minneapolis.

Governing
September 27, 2021

Cherrene Horazuk, administrative specialist at the Humphrey School and president of AFSCME Local 3800, said in this news story the University of Minnesota's COVID-19 vaccination reporting system does not go far enough to protect the health of employees and students on campus. 

MN Daily
September 13, 2021