Republicans and Democrats are considering new aid for workers and businesses, but lobbyists and lawmakers say the Trump administration is not deeply engaged.
Thad DominaIs emergency aid for education even on Congress's radar?
The word "school" appears in the 18th paragraph of this article, but only in reference to an R plan to protect early-openers from lawsuits.
Thad Domina"Knowing how much anti-Black bias exists in communities tells us just as much about the Black-white test score gap as knowing the racial gap in family income or the Black-white difference in rates of single parenthood."
The University of Michigan is providing an innovative, in-person fall 2020 designed to meet the needs of our students and campus community and advance our mission. This website shares our blueprint for protecting the entire U-M community and how you...
Bringing millions of students back to campus would create enormous risks for society but comparatively little educational benefit, an economist says.
Thad Domina"In this pandemic, the college experience has to change. Gathering students on campus is a gamble that could generate outsize risks for society and only modest benefits for students."
Well said, @dynarski!
Campuses plan to open with widespread testing, socially distanced classrooms, and mandated masks, but will that be enough to curb an outbreak?
Thad Domina“At universities, we’re having constant meetings, and we’ve all adopted this narrative of ‘This is unprecedented, and we’re in this together,’ which is Latin for ‘We’re not lowering our prices, bitches.’”
Four games set to feature historically black colleges are canceled, and positive tests spread to many major university programs as players return.
where Y is a university's commitment to face-to-face instruction in the fall, x1 is the size of its football stadium as a proportion of total enrollment, and x2 is share R in its state legislature.
(February 2020) - This paper studies human capital responses to the availability of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which provides temporary work authorization and deferral from deportation for undocumented,...
"As a longtime University employee in Facilities Services, I have zero confidence in the University’s capability or willingness to do what is needed to keep workers safe from COVID-19."
Thad Domina"As a longtime University employee in Facilities Services, I have zero confidence in the University’s capability or willingness to do what is needed to keep workers safe from COVID-19."
Take a minute and read this damning letter from a @UNC groundskeeper.