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What kind of access do economically disadvantaged people have to good schooling? Spencer Shanholtz, a researcher at UVA’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, conducted a study to find out.
Economist and public policy professor Christopher J. Ruhm is concerned that an almost exclusive focus on opioid deaths is diverting attention from the rising death toll from non-opioids.
Daphna Bassok has seen firsthand the benefits of quality early childhood education. Now she’s working to make sure more children receive those opportunities.
The bioethicist and anthropologist believes community-building tactics – like those used in Canada and Europe – can help opioid users in the U.S.
Too often, the challenges facing rural adolescents are overlooked.
Though scientists have studied fertilization for more than a century, there are still new frontiers to explore.
Kathryn Crespin and Qian Cai, researchers at UVA’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, wanted to see if the common perception that Northern Virginia drives population growth within the commonw