Welcome to Virginia SSN

About the chapter

The Virginia SSN Chapter was launched in 2021 to create a community of scholars to inform policymakers and journalists about research that can be applied to public discourse and policy decisions.  We work with scholars from higher education institutions across Virginia and believe that a more informed citizenry and more informed policy making improves policy outcomes for our communities and our state. 

Leaders
  • Democracy & Governance
James Madison University
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Education
Bridgewater College
Members
  • Immigration
University of Virginia-Main Campus
  • Health Care
University of Virginia-Main Campus
  • Democracy & Governance
James Madison University
  • Education
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Housing
  • Inequality
  • Public Health
  • Race & Ethnicity
University of Virginia-Main Campus
  • Education
College of William and Mary
  • Immigration
George Mason University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Public Health
Washington and Lee University
  • Education
  • Immigration
  • Inequality
  • Race & Ethnicity
University of Richmond
  • Children & Families
University of Virginia
  • Law & Courts
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Civic Engagement
  • Democracy & Governance
Washington and Lee University
  • Criminal Justice
  • Media & Public Opinion
Radford University
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Race & Ethnicity
George Mason University

Latest Contributions

Using Daily Routines to Encourage Civic Engagement

    Marcos Emilio Pérez

Another Big "Terrorism" Bill is Not the Answer

  • Wesley S. McCann

Teacher Stress and Burnout in Urban Middle Schools

Latest In The News

"Tax Day Is Misleading," Christopher D. Howard, Income and Wealth, Richmond Times Dispatch, April 14, 2022.
"Build Back Better: The Challenge of Selling a Hybrid on Capitol Hill," Christopher D. Howard, The Hill, January 26, 2022.
Eric Anthony Grollman quoted by Kate Sosin, "For Some Trans People, How Family Handle Names and Pronouns Can Make or Break the Holiday" 19th News, December 22, 2021.
"Build Back Better Helps Affordable Housing," Christopher D. Howard, Richmond Times Dispatch, December 11, 2021.
Benjamin T. Blankenship quoted by Beth McMurtrie The Chronicle of Higher Education, November 5, 2020.

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