Young Scholars Summer Research Institute Helps Durham Youth Develop Writing, Research Skills

Duke Today, Monday, August 17, 2015
Through the Young Scholars Summer Research Institute, Durham Public School students in 8th, 9th and 10th grades spent two weeks developing writing and research skills and learning about the intersection of wealth, racial, legal, housing, gender, and educational Inequalities as well as... Read More »

Russell Sage Foundation: Darity a Visiting Scholar for 2015-16 Academic Year

Russell Sage Foundation, Monday, August 10, 2015
Last month the Russell Sage Foundation announced the appointment of sixteen leading social scientists, including William A. Darity of Duke University, as visiting scholars for the 2015-2016 academic year. During their time in residence, the scholars will pursue research and writing projects that... Read More »

Dissecting Inequality: Difference and Disparity in the 21st Century - March 2015

, Friday, July 17, 2015
    The Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity hosted a three-day conference last March, featuring author Barbara Ehrenreich as a keynote speaker, to discuss the scientific nature of inequality and develop a new research agenda. Ehrenreich, best known... Read More »