Welcome to Chicagoland SSN

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Chicagoland SSN Engages City Hall

About the chapter

Chicagoland SSN brings together members from more than five local universities spanning multiple fields, including sociology, social policy, social work, education, political science, economics, urban planning, and medicine. With local partners, the Chicagoland SSN chapter promotes evidence-based discussions on public policy in order to help solve many of the issues facing Chicagoans and residents of Illinois.

Leaders
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Inequality
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Inequality
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Economy
  • Labor
Northwestern University
Members
  • Civic Engagement
  • Immigration
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Public Health
University of Chicago
  • Health Care
  • Inequality
University of Chicago
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Labor
  • Public Health
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Education
Illinois State University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Gender & Sexuality
Loyola University Chicago
  • Economy
  • Inequality
University of Chicago
  • Children & Families
  • Labor
University of Chicago
  • Education
Illinois State University
  • Public Health
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Economy
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Civic Engagement
  • Economy
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Economy
  • Public Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Immigration
  • Democracy & Governance
Northwestern University

Latest Contributions

Latino Children and COVID: A Worsening Crisis

  • Noreen Sugrue

Opening Pathways for Young Americans in Need of New Educational and Career Options

  • Mary Kay Dugan
  • Jill Young
  • Deborah Moroney

The Importance of Refugee Inclusion in Research Design

  • Christa Kuntzelman

White Christian Nationalism and the Next Wave of Political Violence

  • Brie Loskota
  • Rebecca Sager

Latest In The News

Anjali Adukia's research on Lory Hough, "Why Toilets Matter," Harvard Ed Magazine, Winter 2018.
Guest to discuss Study: Intermarriages on the Rise 50 Years After Loving v. Virginia on WTTW, Heather Dalmage, May 24, 2021.
"Representation Matters: Exploring the Role of Gender and Race on Educational Outcomes," Anjali Adukia, Inside IES Research, February 11, 2021.
Interview on How Far Has the Fight for Racial Justice Come Since Juneteenth? Heather Dalmage, ABC Eyewitness News 7 , February 1, 2021.
"How Biden Can Make America More Scientific," Barbara J. Risman, Washington Monthly, January 29, 2021.

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