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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

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.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
We’re hiring! SPARQ is looking to bring on board 1-2 Research Scientists to join our team. Click on the link above to learn more.
Monday, August 12, 2019

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.

Monday, July 15, 2019

The Biased book tour is still in full swing! SPARQ co-director Jennifer Eberhardt is on the road, making appearances at the Aspen Ideas Festival, the San Francisco Chronicle, and more.

Monday, April 29, 2019
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.
Monday, April 29, 2019

The Biased book tour continues around the U.S. and also crosses the Atlantic to the U.K. Check out some of Jennifer Eberhardt's latest talks at the RSA, JCC San Francisco, and more.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

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.

Monday, March 25, 2019
Jennifer Eberhardt on CBS This Morning

Jennifer Eberhardt kicks off her book tour for Biased this week. Here is a wrap up of early media highlights including features in the Los Angeles Times, CBS This Morning, and Forbes.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
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Nextdoor is a private social network whose mission is to provide a trusted platform where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happier communities, all over the world. SPARQ Faculty Affiliates joined a team from Nextdoor for a Research Clinic to discuss strategies for keeping conversations on the platform neighborly.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Edgy Veggies and Rethinking Stress, which aim to promote healthier eating and improve people's management of stress, are two new toolkits from SPARQtools that focus on health issues.