Social Sciences

December 11, 2017

After Charlottesville clash, history professor heard echoes of an ugly era

After Charlottesville clash, a history professor heard echoes of an ugly era.


September 28, 2017

Understanding homelessness

"It's a symptom of a bigger disease of our society."


June 12, 2017

pound of flesh, alexes harris, fines and fees

How prison can cost you ‘A Pound of Flesh’

Fees and fines are the punishment that keeps on giving in the criminal justice system.


May 25, 2017

microaggressions, john crowley

Could microaggressions affect your health?

Overt racism has long been linked to health disparities, but what about subtle slights?


February 28, 2017

Kristy Leissle, daN BATES, chocolate uw, cocoa uw

Traveling the world like a cocoa bean

UW Bothell lecturer Kristy Leissle is a leading researcher of the global cocoa trade.