Jennifer Buher Kane, a brilliant researcher, a loving wife, a generous friend, and a devoted mom to three beautiful, sweet, energetic young boys (ages 4,7,8), has been fighting a difficult battle against breast cancer since she was diagnosed with...
racheltkSociologist friends: Please consider donating to help Jennifer Buher Kane with medical expenses. Details here
The progressive to-do list is missing a very important idea.
racheltkI’ve never understood the logic that (poor) mothers ought to be working yet no thought is given to how their children will be cared for. What could be more pro-family? Opinion | Day Care for All - The New York Times
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racheltkAt the conference I just attended, we had a space where attendees could sit and assemble solar lights for people in need. I appreciated this “introvert’s corner” and recommend this to anyone planning a conference! @IRLeaders
racheltk#SocTwitter - I’m recruiting a new PhD student this year! Please send me your best candidates interested in family, poverty/inequality, and pop health! Great funding and a great dept. #RiceSociology
HOUSTON – (July 17, 2017) – More children are living in high-poverty neighborhoods following the Great Recession – a troubling shift because children in these neighborhoods are a year behind academically, according to new research from researchers...
racheltkSelf-promotion, but impt: More children living in high-poverty neighborhoods following Great Recession