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The Lang Center in the News

The Front Lines of Change: Tracking Business Behavior During COVID-19

The Front Lines of Change: Tracking Business Behavior During COVID-19

Working with the startup Progressive Shopper this summer, Daniel Torres-Balauro ’23 helped develop the Corporate COVID-19 Index, which uses 14 criteria to evaluate companies’ efforts to minimize worker unemployment, secure worker health and financial security, and support suppliers, community members, consumers, and COVID-19 relief funds. More

Shay Downey ’22 Receives Udall Scholarship for Tribal Public Policy

Shay Downey ’22 Receives Udall Scholarship for Tribal Public Policy

The scholarship recognizes commitment to Native American nations and the environment and will allow Downey to build on her Lang Opportunity Scholar project, which advocates for missing and murdered Indigenous women and aims to expand resources for survivors. More

Delores Robinson of the Lang Center Named Welsh Award Recipient

Delores Robinson of the Lang Center Named Welsh Award Recipient

"Delores is the Lang Center’s nerve center, the brains behind the brains, and the rhythm in our pulse,” says Associate Professor of Political Science and Executive Director of the Lang Center Ben Berger. "She brings passion and commitment to every aspect of her work." More

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