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Article, DNAInfo (November 10, 2014)

Chicago's Murder Rate Drops, Now Three Times Lower...

Assistant Professor Matthew Epperson was interviewed by reporter Brandis Friedman from WTTW's Chicago Tonight about the Cook County Jail's new Mental Health Transition Center.

"Mental Health...

Article, Guardian (October 30, 2014)

Chicago police arrest rapper and 28 others for '...

Article, Chicago Magazine (October 30, 2014)
“At the mathematical limits of it, most...

Article and Aucio, NPR (October 28, 2014)

Home Health Workers Struggle for Better...

Illinois Action for Children presented The 2014 Sylvia Cotton Founder's Award to Associate Professor Julia Henly on Friday, October 17, 2014 at their annual Gala at the Art...

Audio and Transcript, WBEZ (October 17, 2014)

The health problems facing rural and urban poor in Illinois

Article, Chicago Sun-Times (October 15, 2014)

White students no longer majority...

Alumni Spotlight

Jeff Simms

Jeff Simms, AM '12

"I chose to study social work, and especially policy, because I believe working at that level is where one can truly affect some of the wider causes of poverty and homelessness."