Media Mentions

  • April 30, 2020: Committee on Education faculty member Dana Suskind (Pediatrics) writes that universal childcare is a crucial public good that we must endeavor to provide during the coronavirus crisis and beyond in an op-ed for the Chicago tribune. Read it here. 
  • April 12, 2020: Committee on Education fellow Bridgette Davis (SSA) is quoted in a Politico article about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on first-generation and low income college students. Read here. Davis is also interviewed in a UChicago News piece on this topic here.
  • April 10, 2020: Committee on Education faculty member Elaine Allensworth (Consortium) discusses the challenges of remote schooling for K-12 students and orients priorities for educators and guardians in an article for the Chicago Sun-Times. Read more here.
  • February 19, 2020: Committee on Education faculty member Micere Keels (CHD) discusses the possible impact of cultural centers at the University with the Chicago Maroon. Read more here.