Wrapping up my Community Research Fellowship

This was a great experience for me this summer. I learned a lot about my specific project and about research in general. In the beginning of this fellowship, I had the idea that this research would be really cut and dry. I thought that I would be looking at contracts and complaint data and finding…

My Research Network

This community research fellowship is a great way for me to get both involved with a community in Pittsburgh and get research experience. As a freshman this past year, it has been hard to get involved with everything I am interested in getting involved with. There are avenues that make it easier to find opportunities…

Communicating my research with the Allegheny County Policing Project

Over the past couple of years, accountability for publicly funded systems, specifically the police, has come under scrutiny for a need for reform. As a fellow working with the Allegheny County Policing Project, I get to interact with my faculty mentor, Dr. Sera Linardi, and a myriad of community members. This research project is important…

Embarking on the Community Research Fellowship

Hey y’all! My name is Piper Narendorf and I am a rising sophomore from Houston, Texas. I am extremely excited to be participating in the Community Research Fellowship this summer (remotely in Texas)! I am planning on pursuing a double major in sociology and urban studies with a minor in gender, sexuality, and women’s studies….