Want to learn more about how to rethink your stress during these stressful times? Read SPARQ Health Director Alia Crum and Kari Leibowitz's New York Times op-ed on making stress work for you. Explore our Rethinking Stress toolkit based on their research too: http://sparqtools.org/rethinkingstress/.
RaceWorks is here! Our new toolkit, developed with Stanford’s Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity, is a free online resource created for educators and facilitators teaching racial literacy. The video series and educational toolkit aims to better equip students and working professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to have informed conversations on race and how it impacts our world today.
SPARQ and impact investment firm Illumen Capital partnered to explore the factors that drive racial disparities in investing. Our new paper, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, shows evidence that race plays a role in professional investors' judgments.
Join us in celebrating the publication of Biased! The event will feature a reading by Dr. Eberhardt, a Q&A with Oakland Police Department Deputy Chief LeRonne Armstrong, and a book signing. RSVP to attend.
The Biased book tour is in full swing as SPARQ Co-Director Jennifer Eberhardt travels across the country sharing her work. From The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, to NPR's All Things Considered, here are some highlights from last week.