Children who grow up in urban counties with high upward mobility exhibit fewer behavioral problems and perform better on cognitive tests, according to new Wilson School study.
“I plan to leverage the skills I gained to influence the creation of policies that promote social and economic justice.”
—Olivia Lucas, Mount Holyoke College
A sweeping draft report on climate change by scientists from 13 federal agencies states that the average temperature in the United States has risen rapidly and drastically since 1980, and recent decades have been the warmest of the past 1,500 years. Professor Michael Oppenheimer comments to The New York Times on this "fraught situation."