Scholars in the News

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Heather Long (Pennsylvania & Balliol, 2004) Joins The Washington Post Opinions Section

Heather Long will be joining the Opinions section as an editorial writer and columnist, focusing on economic policy, the future of work and other topics.

Abigail Seldin (PA & St. Antony's '09) Featured in USA Today For Anti-Sex Trafficking Work

USA Today features new report on human trafficking at for-profit colleges massage colleges published by the Seldin/Haring-Smith Foundation.

A.E. Dick Howard Helped Guarantee Black Voting Rights (VA & Christ Church '58)

50 years ago, A.E. Dick Howard helped rewrite Virginia's constitution to ensure voting rights.

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