Hub for Social Movements + Innovation

Hub for Social Movements + Innovation

Social Movements + Innovation is a new project that is building a hub for movement leaders, collaborators, and partners to come together and think and act at the intersection of social movements and innovation. We’re co-creating the infrastructure 21st-century leaders need to do their best … Continue Reading →
Molly Schultz Hafid Honored by the Neighborhood Funders Group (NFG)

Molly Schultz Hafid Honored by the Neighborhood Funders Group (NFG)

Milano faculty member Molly Schultz Hafid received the Award for Excellence in Community Leadership from the Neighborhood Funders Group (NFG).  A national, membership association of grant-making institutions, NFG’s mission is “to build the capacity of philanthropy to advance social justice and community change.” The NFG Award for Excellence in Community Leadership recognizes … Continue Reading →
What We Get Wrong About Closing the Racial Wealth Gap

What We Get Wrong About Closing the Racial Wealth Gap

In a new report led byProfessors Darrick Hamilton and William Darity, Jr. (Duke University) and, as explained by co-author Antonio Moore, researchers illustrate the scale of the racial wealth gap, debunk 10 commonly held myths, and offer solutions for confronting the problem.  Continue Reading →
In the Media | Darrick Hamilton

In the Media | Darrick Hamilton

Darrick Hamilton, Professor of Economics and Urban Policy at Milano and NSSR and Director of Milano’s Doctoral Program, is back in the news—this time in Slate, where a report by him and William Darity of Duke University was referenced by Chief Political Correspondent Jamelle Bouie. Bouie … Continue Reading →