“Fighting Poverty”, MetroWest Daily News, August 29, 2010.

“Constructing Problems by Promoting Solutions: Corporate Advertisements about U.S. Poverty.” Journal of Poverty 2010 14(3): 347-67. (with Mary-Ellen Boyle)

“Disentangling Class from Philanthropy: The Double-Edged Sword of Alternative Giving.” Included within a special issue of Critical Sociology about “Foundation Influence on Culture, Society, and Politics” 2007 33(3) 541-53.

“Demystifying the Hidden Magic of Producing Sociologists.” (With David Shulman) In 2005 special issue of The American Sociologist on “Informal Graduate School Training in Sociology.”

“Poverty, Partnerships, and Privilege: Elite Institutions and Community Empowerment.” City and Community 2005 4(3): 233-53. (with Mary-Ellen Boyle)

“The Business of Becoming a Professional Academic: Unpacking the Hidden Curriculum of Graduate School.” American Sociologist 2003 34(3):56-72. (With David Shulman)

“Poverty Reform through Private Philanthropic Initiative.” 2001 Society 38:2 (January/February):28-32.

“Constructing ‘Social Change’ Through Philanthropy: Boundary Framing and the Articulation of Vocabularies of Motives for Social Movement Participation.” Sociological Inquiry 67(4):488-503.