June 25, 2020

In a Pittsburgh Quarterly Magazine story on those who came to Pittsburgh in the 1960s to help eliminate the growing poverty in a city, at the time, beginning to decline. The story mentions the impact...

December 14, 2018

Professor Michael Reisch is quoted in an online story that explores the most disadvantaged cities in America. Baltimore ranked 15th.

Professor Reisch discussed how he believes health care remains a maj...

September 18, 2018

On Monday, September 17, Dr. Michael Reisch, Daniel Thursz Distinguished Professor of Social justice, presented a 2-part all-day lecture on strategies of poverty alleviation in the U.S. to a delegatio...

February 8, 2018

Gain an awareness of the challenges associated with poverty through acting in the role of an individual affected by impoverished conditions. The Poverty Simulation is designed to help participants beg...

February 6, 2018

Maryland's Job Opportunities Task Force has released a new report title "The Criminalization of Poverty: How to break the cycle through policy reform in Maryland." The 104-page document details how Ma...

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September 14
RAISE Meeting  12:20 p.m. | Online

September 17
Lunch Time Research Seminar Sabbatical Returners  12:15 p.m. | Online

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