Public Policy Concentrations
Freedom, Justice, and Opportunity for All
Criminal Justice Reform While crime prevention and prosecution are real concerns, overcriminalization, over-incarceration, and abuses such as civil-asset-forfeiture threaten personal liberty and the well-being of communities.
Free Enterprise Despite low unemployment and economic growth, young Americans are losing faith in the American Dream and free market capitalism.
QUALITY OF LIFE Social Capital An individual’s success, or falling through the cracks in society, may depend on their social capital. The idea of social capital is the network of connections that each one of us have including our family, friends, and engagement in civil institutions like church, organizations, and clubs.