Archive for 'Becoming a Man'

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Article cites Prof. Harold Pollack, who says youth programs like Becoming A Man can be ‘cost-effective, and a feasible part of a solution’

Published June 24, 2015
June 25, 2015

Article examines Becoming A Man, youth intervention program studied by UChicago Crime Lab, which teaches kids to recognize impulsive decision-making

Chicago Magazine
Published June 11, 2015
June 15, 2015

Article profiles research by UChicago Crime Lab, which examines effectiveness of Becoming A Man youth intervention program

Five Thirty Eight
Published June 4, 2015
June 5, 2015
story Match tutor-Vivian Cooper

Urban Education Lab and Crime Lab study shows Match program reduces math course failures by more than 50 percent

February 2, 2015

Editorial describes work of UChicago Crime Lab, success of Becoming a Man initiative and goals of Crime Lab New York

New York Times
Published January 16, 2015
January 20, 2015

Article cites UChicago Crime Lab’s Becoming A Man initiative, which dropped violent crime arrests among members by 44 percent

Chicago Magazine
Published January 5, 2015
January 7, 2015

Urban Education Lab and Crime Lab to continue studying program’s promise in closing achievement gap

April 3, 2014
story Obama with BAM students 2-27-14
February 28, 2014

President Obama highlights 'Becoming a Man,' a mentoring program that the UChicago Crime Lab has studied extensively

Chicago Tonight
Published February 28, 2014
February 28, 2014
story BAM-7269-Rico Sanchez
February 20, 2014
Presented by University of Chicago Crime Lab
Produced by UChicago Creative
December 18, 2013

Crime Lab-sponsored program helps inner-city teen boys do better in school and get into trouble less

Wall Street Journal
Published May 16, 2013
May 22, 2013
story BAM-team building
February 7, 2013
gallery Group exercise
August 9, 2012
July 13, 2012
story BAM-team building

Randomized trial estimates program’s benefits at 3 to 31 times its cost

July 13, 2012