Outcomes and Impact

Below you can find the articles that have emerged from the OpEd workshops. This project was supported in part by the University of California Office of the President MPRI Funding MR-15-328710.

Fellows: click here to let us know about your recently published OpEds and we will add them to this list!

Golash-Boza, Tanya. "The Effective Diversity Statement." Inside Higher Ed, June 10, 2016. 

Tanya Golash-Boza is Professor of Sociology at UC Merced. 

Brown, Brandon. "HIV Testing is Essential But Not Enough." The Huffington Post, June 22, 2016.

Brandon Brown is Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at UC Riverside. 

Dzeng, Elizabeth. "Should Homelessness Be a Death Sentence?" The San Francisco Chronicle, June 30, 2016.  

Elizabeth Dzeng is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Social and Behavioral Sciences at UC San Francisco.

Morton, Carlos. "Hamilton Mestizaje." HowlRound, July 3, 2016. 

Carlos Morton is a Professor of Theater at UC Santa Barbara. 

DeLugan, Robin. "Amnesty No More." North American Congress on Latin America Website, July 20, 2016.

Robin DeLugan is Associate Professor of Anthropology at UC Merced. 

Foran, John. "The Power of Indigenous Activists at the Summit of the Climate Justice Movement." The Huffington Post Blog, Aug. 2, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB. 

Foran, John. "Clean Energy Revolution in Philadelphia: A Photo Essay. " Resilience, Aug. 5, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB. 

Abrego, Leisy; Hernandez, Ester; and Zimmerman, Arely. "Wikileaks Reveal Democrats' Erroneous Approach to Central Americans.The Huffington Post, Aug. 9, 2016. 

Leisy Abrego is Associate Professor of Chicano and Chicana Studies at UCLA; Ester Hernandez is Professor of Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies at California State University, Los Angeles; and Arely Zimmerman is Assistant Professor of Ethnic Studies at Mills College. 

Foran, John. "Indigenous Truth Rising: A Journey For Climate Justice" Resilience, Aug. 11, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB.

Millward, Jessica. "DOJ Report on Baltimore Echoes Centuries-Old Limits on African American Freedom in the Charm City." The Conversation, Aug. 17, 2016. 

Jessica Millward is Associate Professor of History at UC Irvine. 

Pirtle, Whitney. "The Strange (and Disturbing) Logic Behind Racist Comments Online." The Huffington Post, Aug. 26, 2016.

Whitney Pirtle is Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC Merced. 

Nelson, Steven. "A New Day: A New Smithsonian Museum Highlights African American History and Culture." Frieze Masters Magazine, Sept. 16, 2016. 

Steven Nelson is Professor of African and African American Art History at UCLA. 

 

Morales, Joseph. "Illegal Aliens and the Library of Congress." Latino Rebels, Sept. 21, 2016. 

Joseph Morales is a Chancellor's ADVANCE Postdoctoral Fellow in English at UC Irvine. 

Pirtle, Whitney. "Is Changing One's Race A Sign of Mental Health Problems?" The Conversation, Oct. 2, 2016.

Whitney Pirtle is Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC Merced. 

Foran, John. "Finding Out Frontlines in Indigenous North Dakota: The Climate Justice Movement is Standing Up." Resilience, Oct. 10, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB. 

Morales, Joseph. "Why LC Should Drop Illegal Aliens." Library JournalOct. 17, 2016. 

Joseph Morales is a Chancellor's ADVANCE Postdoctoral Fellow in English at UC Irvine. 

Brinkley, Catherine. "An Incendiary Idea For Clean Energy and Rural Job Growth." The Sacramento Bee, Oct. 19, 2016.

Catherine Brinkley is Assistant Professor of Human Ecology at UC Davis. 

Foran, John. "Introducing...The Nearly Carbon -Free Academic Conference: The World in 2050." Resilience, Oct. 24, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB. 

Foran, John. "The Coming of Trumpism, the World in 2050, and Us." Resilience, Nov. 11, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB. 

Pirtle, Whitney. "The Election Made Me Empathize with Racists (for a Moment)." MediumNov. 11, 2016.

Whitney Pirtle is Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC Merced. 

Foran, John. "The Day After: "'Just Go For It, Only More So'." Resilience. Nov. 15, 2016. 

John Foran is Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies at UCSB. 

Allen, Eizabeth. What's the History of Sanctuary Spaces and Why Do They Matter?" The Conversation, Nov. 23, 2016. 

Elizabeth Allen is an Associate Professor of English at University of California, Irvine. 

Boza-Golash, Tanya; and Merlin, Benigno. "How Do Undocumented Students Enroll in Higher Education?" Newsweek, Nov. 26, 2016. 

Tanya Golash-Boza is Associate Professor of Sociology at UC Merced; Benigno Merlin is a doctoral student in Sociology at UC Merced. 

Trook, Dawn. "Being HIV-Postive Isn't a Death Sentence; It's Not Even a Danger." Merced Sun-Star, Nov. 30, 2016. 

Dawn Trook is a Continuing Lecturer for the Merritt Writing Program at UC Merced.