Impact University: New York Times

Faith and Poverty

Is Your God Dead? >

Yancy, George. (2017-06-19, The New York Times): An examination into religious identity and a crisis of faith connected to observing and addressing poverty.

Behavioral Psychology

Does ‘Wrong Mind-Set’ Cause Poverty or Vice Versa? >

Badger, Emily. (2017-05-30, The New York Times): The HUD secretary Ben Carson said that the "wrong mind-set" leads to poverty. But research suggests cause and effect go the opposite way.

Education

When a Few Bucks Can Get Students to the Finish Line >

Rosenberg, Tina. (2017-03-14, The New York Times): In Georgia, keeping students solvent until graduation brings their university big dividends.

Diversity

What Biracial People Know >

Velasquez-Manoff, Moises. (2017-03-04, The New York Times): The research on the benefits of diversity does not bode well for our mostly white, mostly male administration.

Nonprofits/Social Entrepreneurship

A Year of Big Ideas in Social Change >

"Rosenberg, Tina. (2016-12-06, The New York Times): "New strides in how to make doing the right thing easy were one recurring theme of the Fixes column during the year just ending."

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