Mandel School’s Daniel Flannery discusses the reason for increased violence in the month of April

Is April a bad month? The month of April marks the anniversaries of some of the nation’s most notorious attacks. Daniel Flannery, the Semi J. and Ruth W. Begun Professor at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, explains that the timeframe of these crimes may result from the increased testing pressure typically placed on students this time of the year.