Kathy Steinberg ’00, Vice President of Public Release Research at The Harris Poll, worked on a public opinion poll that was quoted in U.S. News & World Report. The poll, which was about the wearing of masks due to COVID-19, revealed that the majority of Americans recognized the importance of masks to protect the health of oneself and others. Perhaps surprisingly, there was asignificant minority of individuals who responded that they did not wear masks in public. The online survey was conducted by The Harris Poll between August 20 and 24, 2020 and was responded to by more than 2,000 adults aged 18 and over.
In a Facebook post, Steinberg credited David Hankin, who taught AP Statistics, with inspiring her to pursue a career in research. Read the article.