Blog Posts: Joseph Arthur Polich

Joseph Arthur Polich

From the Ground Up

When a family becomes homeless, their primary concerns revolve around survival - it's understandable if "play" gets lost in the hustle for food and shelter. But PLM Families Together - a Raleigh-area nonprofit that helps families transition back to stable housing - knew how important a playground would be to their families. Research Fellow Joe Polich and 3 recent law school grads volunteered to help build that playground last week. Read further for a quick summary of that experience.


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Mon. November 3, 2014 1:30 PM
Categories: Events

Meet the Interns - John Gibson, Research Assistant

John Gibson

Meet John Gibson, who will be helping out with our research in Salisbury and Charlotte this summer!


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Mon. June 23, 2014 1:59 PM
Categories: Meet the Interns

Meet the Interns - Xuan Li, Summer Extern

Xuan Li

Meet our Summer Extern, Xuan Li, who will be coordinating our research on child food insecurity this summer!


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Fri. June 13, 2014 9:58 AM
Categories: Meet the Interns

Meet the Interns - Rory Fleming, Research Assistant

Rory Fleming

Meet Rory Fleming, who will be heading up or research on poverty issues in Charlotte, NC this summer!


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Wed. June 11, 2014 3:50 PM
Categories: Meet the Interns

Meet the Interns - Caroline Barrineau, Reseach Assistant

Caroline Barrineau

Meet the first of our dynamic group of interns we at the Poverty Center are lucky to have with us this summer - Caroline Barrineau! She will be helping us expand our child poverty expertise and materials this summer.


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Fri. May 30, 2014 2:28 PM
Categories: Meet the Interns, Student Research

Low-Wage Job Gains in North Carolina

A closer look at the 100k jobs created in North Carolina since January 2009.


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Wed. April 30, 2014 5:33 PM
Categories: News

Poverty News Roundup: April 16 - 23

It's quality over quantity in this week's Poverty News Roundup, with reports on unemployment, racial disparities in the Medicaid gap, and "concentrated" poverty.


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Wed. April 23, 2014 11:57 AM
Categories: Poverty News Roundup

DOUBLE Weekly Poverty News Roundup - 3/28 - 4/11

This Poverty News Roundup covers the last two weeks of poverty-related news - just in time for your weekend!


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Fri. April 11, 2014 1:00 PM
Categories: Poverty News Roundup

Poverty News Roundup: Mar 17 - 22

Food insecurity, Durham's call for "foot soldiers," and NC's unemployment from different angles comprise this week's Poverty News Roundup!


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Mon. March 24, 2014 1:08 PM
Categories: News

Poverty News Roundup: Mar 9 - Mar 15

Child care, "banning the box", food stamps and hunger, and urban poverty comprise this week's fashionably late version of the Poverty News Roundup!


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Posted by Joseph Arthur Polich on Mon. March 17, 2014 4:25 PM
Categories: News
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