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DeVoe L. Moore Center

College of Social Sciences & Public Policy

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In the News

DeVoe L. Moore Center in the News

2021

Jun 5: Transparency, accountability needed for Frenchtown, south CRA projects, by Max Epstein, eminent domain project manager, Tallahassee Democrat.

Jun 2: Tallahassee Should not boost minimum wage quicker than state mandate, by Sam Staley, Tallahassee Democrat, republished on Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog. 

May 7: The Four Pillars To Winning The Campus Culture Wars, by Sam Staley, Director, Townhall Finance, republished on Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Apr 29: DeSantis needs to strike a balance in Florida campus vaccination policies, by Mae Baltz, public policy research assistant, Tallahassee Democrat, republished on Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Apr 16: The K-12 Wage Gap in Florida: Economic Implications and the Future, by Jimmy Mendez, data analytics research assistant, Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Apr 6: Living with the Lionfish problem: Awareness and Joint Operations, Joshua Duham, data analytics research assistant, Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Apr 1: Meet a Social Scientist: Dr. Staley from the DeVoe Moore Center, Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Mar 30: Removing the Lionfish Problem: A Private Market Guide, by Joshua Durham, data analytics research assistant, Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Mar 26: Humanities graduates in high demand in the business world, by Angel Purganan, data analytics research assistant, Tallahassee Democrat, republished on Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Mar 23: Lionfish Epidemic and Its Repercussions for Florida, by Joshua Durham, data analytics research assistant, Wicked Problems Wicked Solutions blog

Feb 16: How liberal college students learn the downsides of a $15 minimum wage, by Sam Staley, Director, Townhall Finance, republished on Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions blog.

Feb 11: Florida’s $15 minimum wage protects labor market privilege, by Sam Staley, Director, Tallahassee Democrat / Gannett News Service.

Jan 13: Who will fill leadership void for conservative voters? by Sam Staley, Director, Tallahassee Democrat / Gannett News Service.

Jan 13: Making sense of January 6th: Trump’s capital offense, by Sam Staley, director, Wicked Problems, Wicked Solutions.

2020

Fall 2020: Policing, qualified immunity, and the rise of the warrior cop, by Sam Staley, Director, in the Journal (published by the James Madison Institute).

Sep 22: Children’s services tax is not quite ready for prime time, by Sam Staley, Director, Tallahassee Democrat.

Jul 14: DeSantis coronavirus leadership reflects the prudence Florida needs overall, by Sam Staley, Director, Tallahassee Democrat / Gannett News Service

Apr 4: Five principles to improve your virtual work space after coronavirus, by Sam Staley, Director, Tallahassee Democrat

Dec 17 After Biden column, I now use ‘Dr.’ when referring to my colleagues. Here’s Why, by Sam Staley, Director, Tallahassee Democrat

Jun 9: “Created Equal” provides long overdue balance to Clarence Thomas’s narrative, by Sam Staley, director, The Beacon

Jun 8: Making long-term progress on police brutality means changing incentives, by Sam Staley, director, Tallahassee Democrat / Gannett News Service

Jun 1: George Floyd and the future of police misconduct, by Sam Staley, director, The Beacon

May 17: Take lessons of empathy beyond pandemic, into the classroom, by Amber Hedquist, public affairs manager, Tallahassee Democrat.

Mar 13: Conservative activist Charlie Kirk visits FSU, sparking debate about campus climate, WFSU News
Mar 11: Florida Legislature needs to pass financial justice bill for college athletes, by Amber Hedquist, public affairs manager, Tallahassee Democrat.

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