Prescott says sex offender registries may increase recidivism by making offender re-assimilation impossible
Frey says rising numbers of younger minority voters mean Republicans must focus on fiscal not social issues
Work by Garces and Mickey-Pabello cited in NYT piece on lack of black physicians
Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology
Elizabeth Bruch wins ASA award for paper in mathematical sociology
Spring 2015 PSC newletter available now
Formal demography workshop and conference at UC Berkeley, August 17-21
PSC Brown Bags will be back fall 2015
Johnston's caution on teens' use of e-cigarettes pooh-hoo'd by Steve Forbes
Johnston says decreasing marijuana use among teens not easily explained
Johnston concerned declines in teen smoking threatened by e-cigarettes
Johnston says marijuana use by college students highest in 30 years
Johnston says effectiveness of anti-drug ad campaigns undermined by lack of funding
Terry-McElrath, O'Malley, and Johnston find link between energy drink consumption and substance use among teens
Johnston says long-term declines in teen smoking significant
Johnston says more teens recognize dangers of synthetic marijuana
Findings by Patrick, Schulenberg, O'Malley, Johnston et al. cited in Fox News piece
Terry-McElrath, O'Malley and Johnston find association between school drug testing and increased use of illicit drugs other than marijuana
MTF researchers find availability of soft drinks at high schools increases consumption among black students
Johnston says legalization of medical marijuana may affect teens' views on pot use
Johnston calls downward trend in teen smoking 'striking'
Johnston says 1% decline in teen smoking translates into significant decrease in premature deaths
Johnston attends NIDA press conference to address 2012 MTF report findings
Johnston says US teens smoke and drink less, but do more drugs, than European teens
Johnston says decline in perceived risk contributes to rise in marijuana use among teens
MTF cited in AP story on young adults' concerns about environmental issues
Johnston says new findings show continued decline in teen smoking
Johnston says decade-long period of decline in marijuana use has reversed
Johnston discusses 35-year history of MTF with long-time respondent
Johnston says anti-obesity campaign should alter approach used in stop-smoking offensive
Johnston's findings on effectiveness of anti-smoking campaign among teens suggests potential for anti-obesity campaign
Johnston says marijuana use up, perceived risk down among teens
Johnston says U.S. demand for illegal drugs 'insatiable'
Johnston sees perceived risk as key in young people's use of high-THC marijuana
Johnston says decline in teen smoking 'particularly encouraging'
Monitoring the Future study finds teen use of illicit drugs and alcohol continued its decade-long decline
Monitoring the Future study receives $35 million in funding from NIH for next 5 years
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