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Nancy Morrow-Howell 

In this country, we need to populate a number of different professions to focus on the aging population. We need more students to choose
careers in aging. The theme for the course was “Aging: It’s personal. It’s professional. It’s your future. Transform it.” They’d better get a handle on this or they will be living with the same outdated social and physical structures we are dealing with now.

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Poverty prospects higher than expected

New study from Mark Rank shows how wide the income gap is becoming.

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Working with Passion, Effecting Change in a Context of Uncertainty

This is a prepared text of the Brown School Commencement address delivered by Sandra Moore, President of Urban Strategies, on May 14, 2015.

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Supreme Court likely to uphold Obamacare tax credits, avoid chaos

As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to announce its decision in a lawsuit that threatens health insurance subsidies for more than 6 million Americans, Timothy McBride is confident the high court will side with the Obama administration.

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In The News

Vanessa Fabbre was featured on CNN in an interview detailing “To Survive on this Shore,” a collaborative project with photographer Jess T. Dugan that explores the intersection of gender, identity and aging.

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Results from a new study found suicide rates among black children have nearly doubled since the early 1990s. In a New York Times article, Dr. Sean Joe addresses this alarming increase, and why it has surprised many researchers.

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Research from Professor Mark Rank, featured in Fortune Magazine, explains that when measured by income, class divisions are relatively fluid.

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