WRI Faculty Fellow – Featured Articles

WRI Faculty Fellow Shauna Shames’ assessment on the distribution of public goods across North, Central, and South Jersey has received much attention since its publication and presentation in early December.  The report, which details South Jersey’s disproportionate allotment of resources, can be found in its entirety on WRI’s website and has been featured by the following news sources: CBS … Read more WRI Faculty Fellow – Featured Articles

WRI Director Comments on Youth-Parent Housing

WRI’s Executive Director Gwendolyn Harris was recently quoted in an article regarding the rate at which young adults live with their parents in New Jersey.  The full article is available at The Inquirer.

Local Freeholders Declare June “Gun Safety and Violence Awareness Month”

The Cumberland County Board of Chosen Freeholders has declared June to be Gun Safety and Violence Awareness Month.  Citing an increase in fatal shootings and youth firearm arrests between 2012 and 2014, the importance of gun safety in the county is a primary concern of both elected officials and groups such as the Cumberland County Positive Youth Development Coalition (CCPYDC). Full … Read more Local Freeholders Declare June “Gun Safety and Violence Awareness Month”

NJBIZ Profiles WRI Alumni Thomas Beaver

Local business newspaper NJBIZ has run a profile of Head Media Relations Officer for The College of New Jersey, Thomas Beaver, as part of their “Close-Up” series. Thomas worked as a Graduate Assistant at the Rand before graduating in 2008 with his Master’s in Public Administration. Full Story.