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Public Lectures and Media Appearances

Broadcast of "Dan Rather Reports" May 2013

Broadcast of “Dan Rather Reports” May 2013

San Jose State University, 2013

San Jose State University, 2013

The NY Times asked me who I thought should be invited to the 2014 State of the Union address. I didn’t even have to think twice.

I joined NPR’s Here & Now to talk about racism and the effects of criminalizing marijuana use.

In the NY Times I argue that federal student aid has become a middle class entitlement with complicated results.

In October 2013 I became a regular columnist at Slate. Counter Narratives Covers Higher Education Discussions

One of the most read, most shared essays on Talking Points Memo in 2013: Why Poor People Waste Money on Luxury Items

New York Times (11/2013) How An Anti-Poverty Program Became a Middle Class Entitlement

TheAtlantic.com: Week’s Best Pop Culture Writing

AERA Conference Grant supported "Access, Competition, For-profit Higher Education"

AERA Conference Grant supported “Access, Competition, For-profit Higher Education”

NPR Code Switch

The Cut at NYMag

September 2013 issue of Mother Jones

At Slate

Sarah Jaffe at In These Times

Sarah Kendzior at Al-Jazeera

Dan Rather Reports

The Chronicle of Higher Education

HuffingtonPost: Race, Education Justice, and For-Profit Colleges

The Nation: Bryce Covert cites my commentary on “trickle down feminism”.

Presenting on MOOCs and For-Profit HigherEd at UC Irvine, 2013

Racialicious: My response to Anne-Marie Slaughter’s “Having It All” thesis

Ebony Magazine: T.F. Charlton cites my commentary on the institutional practices of marginalization in the new media landscape.

HuffingtonPost: The Way Forward for Higher Education Is Not Through For-Profits

Feminist Magazine Radio had me on to discuss trickle down feminism.

WFAE in Atlanta had me on to discuss…well, lots of things.

Colorlines interview: Are For-Profits the Answer for Black Students?

Chronicle of Higher Education: Conference Brings Together For-Profit Colleges and Scholars Who Study Them

Ms. Magazine’s Femisphere Education Bloggers

Contexts: “The Education Assembly Line: The Problem With For-Profits”

Buzzfeed’s Anna North interviewed me for “The Case for Trickle-Up Feminism”

Applied Research Center (now RaceForward) national conference, Facing Race, 2012

Applied Research Center (now RaceForward) national conference, Facing Race, 2012

Lecturing at Spelman College on Writing for Social Change

Lecturing at Spelman College on Writing for Social Change

Association of Black Sociologists, National Conference, 2013

Association of Black Sociologists, National Conference, 2013

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UVA Carter G Woodson "Currents in Conversation", For-Profit Higher Education, 2013

UVA Carter G Woodson “Currents in Conversation”, For-Profit Higher Education, 2013

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