Friday, October 2, 9:30 am – 11:30 am EST


Andrew Artz | If it Can be Measured, It Can be Improved | National Institute of Standards and Technology – Security Test, Validation and Measurement Group

Deja Dennis | Right of Way: The Pursuit of Complete Streets | Voorhees Transportation Center (VTC) – Bicycle and Pedestrian Research Center

Jessica Dufort | Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis: A Perspective of Racism’s Impact on Black American Health and K-12 Education | National Black Child Development Institute

Jennifer Elliott | Financial Toxicity of Cancer Care | Department of Health Behavior, Society and Policy, Rutgers University School of Public Health

Brandon Espana | Understanding COVID19 Through the Undocumented Immigrant Population | Lazos America Unida

Eashwayne Haughton | Social Justice in the Era of Covid-19 | Office of Assemblywoman Reynolds – Jackson

Soraya Hebron | Supporting Supplier Diversity in America’s Top Diverse City | City of Jersey City – Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Crystal Mor Henwood | Prison Abolition in an Era of Racial Justice | NJ-CAIC (Campaign for Alternatives to Isolated Confinement) Funded by: Salvation & Social Justice

Munsif Husami | Completing the Policy Puzzle – How the Legislature & Agencies Act in Pursuit of Policy Goals | Office of the 18th Legislative District of NJ – Office of Assemblyman Robert Karabinchak

Kevin Keys | Protecting our Waters: Investigating Public Expenditures in the Delaware River Basin | Rutgers, Department of Human Ecology

Alexa Kurtz | Examining Deadly Gun Violence & School Connectedness | Center for Research on Child Wellbeing – Princeton University

Bailey Lawrence | Archangel Raphael’s Mission (ARM): Ethics in Homeless Services | Archangel Raphael’s Mission

Amanda Parker | The Delaware River Basin & Government Environmental Expenditure Research | Environmental Analysis & Communications Group

Sabrina Riddick | Changing the Narrative: Shifting the Landscape of Local Politics & Community Ideals | Councilwoman Edina Brown

Jessica Roman | Toward Financial Sustainability: Examining Low-Income Families’ Access to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families in New Jersey | Bloustein Family Stability and Social Policy Research Lab

Aritra Samanta | Understanding the Workforce Development Needs of Small & Mid-Sized New Jersey Employers | Voorhees Transportation Center

Jonathan Teters | Analyzing Education & Employment Policies in the Newark Area | United Way of Greater Newark

Patrick Walsh | Connection Between Policy & the Environment | Greener by Design

Yingchen Zhang | The Application of Data Analytics in the Non-Profit Sector | Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (HCDNNJ) – Camden County Habitat for Humanity