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Jennifer C. Greenfield

Jennifer C. Greenfield

Jennifer C. Greenfield, Ph.D, MSW, is an associate professor at the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work.

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Young girls wearing protective masks running on sidewalk

Delta is different than last year’s coronavirus. Our response should match the moment.

By: - August 14, 2021

I learned this week that kids in my child’s elementary school are coughing on classmates to be funny. That’s what kids do — at least those who haven’t been told how serious catching a respiratory illness can be this year. Not only could they pass along COVID-19, but they also risk passing along the many […]

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2020 has been a disaster. Will 2021 Be Any Better?

By: - November 21, 2020

News broke this week that the number of American workers filing for unemployment ticked up last week. This is not surprising, especially to Coloradans in 15 counties that just learned about new restrictions on business capacity, indoor dining and schools. While a necessary step in the face of uncontrolled spread of the coronavirus that causes […]