May 30, 2017
The Society for Prevention Research (SPR) has selected Mark Greenberg, Bennett Chair of Prevention Research and founding director of the Edna Bennett...
May 30, 2017
Black and Latino students in the south are increasingly isolated in intensely segregated schools and are doubly segregated in schools serving low-...
May 30, 2017
SSRI Assistant Director Leif Jensen is the winner of the 2017 Rural Sociological Society's (RSS)Distinguished Rural Sociologist Award. This is the...
May 25, 2017
The benefits of light alcohol consumption, as well as the risks associated with not drinking at all, might not be as great as previously thought,...
May 24, 2017
During the past few months, there has been much discussion and change when it comes to United States immigration. Alexis Santos, a PRI associate, was...
May 23, 2017
StudyFinder is an interactive website that enables visitors to explore research studies, clinical and otherwise, currently seeking volunteers at Penn...
May 23, 2017
Rick Gilmore's work on data sharing has been featured on PSU News! Rick, who is co-founder of Databrary, is working to make datasharing easier for...
May 22, 2017
Despite decades of educational reform and legal efforts, many U.S. schools are experiencing increasing segregation, with 16 percent of public schools...
May 22, 2017
SSRI Associate Director Josh Smyth recently co-hosted and spoke at a conference to accompany the launch of the Creatively Connected Online Film...
May 19, 2017
Older adults with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia are twice as likely to be hospitalized as those who are cognitively healthy. Traditionally...

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