Associate Professor Amanda Lewis Quoted in Lake County News-Sun Article

The Lake County News-Sun quotes Amanda Lewis, UIC associate professor of African American studies and sociology, in an article detailing a former Chicago Bears player’s charges of alleged racism at Vernon Hills High School and the events that led to him and his wife being charged with disorderly conduct. Lewis, who is director of UIC’s Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy, discusses the role of educators have to fairly address the issue of race in educational opportunities and discipline.