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CANCELLED 12:00pm - Speaker Series: Sally Nuamah, Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University

  • When: April 15, 2020, 12–1:30 pm
  • Where: ABF Woods Conference Room, 750 N. Lake Shore Drive, 4th floor, Lakeside, Chicago, IL 60611

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Sally A. Nuamah research sits at the intersections of race, gender, education policy, and political behavior. She completed her Ph.D. in political science at Northwestern University in June 2016. Currently, she is an assistant professor of Urban Politics in Human Development and Social Policy at Northwestern University. Previously, she worked as an assistant professor at Duke University's Sanford School of Public Policy, a postdoctoral fellow at Princeton University, a Women and Public Policy fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School and a predoctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania. Her first book, How Girls Achieve, was released by Harvard University Press in April 2019. She is the recipient of numerous academic and public awards. Most recently, Dr. Nuamah was named Forbes Magazine 2019 “30 under 30” in Education, and awarded the 2019 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship, aka “the Brainy Award.”

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