$1 Million Grant To Study Re-Entry Programs At FSU

The Charles Koch Foundation recently announced a $1 million grant to Florida State University’s College of Social Work. This grant will support Carrie-Pettus Davis’ work on criminal justice reform, focusing especially on recidivism reduction and the effectiveness of re-entry programs.

“Data can inform significant reform,” Pettus-Davis said. “Our research initiative is uniquely positioned to identify the types of re-entry services most effective for reducing recidivism, fostering productive citizenship and benefiting individuals and communities across the country.” 

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George Mason University’s Well-Being Lab to Study Ways to Improve Discourse

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University of Pittsburgh: Tackling Global Issues by Engaging Communities

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New York University Launches New Center to Study How Information Flows Online

New York University's Center for Social Media and Politics will study the flow of information online to understand the impacts of digital technologies on an individual’s ability to engage in all aspects of society.

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