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Holden receives lifetime achievement award

Martha Holden honored by The National Staff Development and Training Association

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Whitlock on self-injury in Time Magazine

Adolescent anxiety and depression are on the rise; self-injury can be a way they cope

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4-H Drone Discovery in Brooklyn and across the nation

New York State leads the nation on 4-H National Youth Science Day

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Episode 8: Evaluating Military Family Programs

Brian Leidy discusses process evaluation for the military

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U.S. justice has always oppressed minorities

Iscol Lecturer Glenn E. Martin works to end mass incarceration. Video of his talk is now online.

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Bertrand Odom-Reed of Media Relations (MREL) teaches a video production class for visiting 4H high school students., 4H Career Explorations.

4-H youth explore careers, college experience

Career Explorations brought over 350 youth to campus this June

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The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research expands, strengthens, and speeds the connections between research, policy, and practice to enhance human development and well-being.

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Workshop series: How to Do Research in Real-World Settings

Researchers are increasingly conducting studies in community settings and applying for grants that require documentation of real-world impact. Indeed, some funders now require components such as dissemination plans, stakeholder engagement, or community participation. To meet these new demands, researchers may wish to collaborate with...

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Light bulbs or seeds? Metaphor and understanding genius

Ideas are commonly described using metaphors; a bright idea appears like a “light bulb” or the “seed” of an idea takes root. However, little is known about how these metaphors may shape beliefs about ideas or the role of effort versus genius in their...

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A BCTR student on misogyny, men, and mental health treatment

Narayan Reddy gives a student's perspective on working with the BCTR's Cornell Research Program on Self-Injury and Recovery in a recent Cornell Daily Sun column. Reddy, a junior in the College of Arts and Sciences, discusses the ways that misogyny also negatively affects men,...

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Joining parenting educators and researchers at annual in-service event

Parenting In Context (an initiative housed in the BCTR) holds annual in-service events at Cornell University for parent educators and others who work with parents and children across New York State. The in-service is a two-day event with networking opportunities, professional development workshops,...

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Climate change and vulnerable populations

The elderly are one of the most vulnerable populations during a natural disaster. They are more likely to be disabled, have fewer resources, and struggle more during harsh weather. The extreme weather brought on by climate change impacts elderly populations to a greater degree. David...

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Regional CARE events share findings from 5-year study

RCCP director Martha Holden addressing attendees The BCTR’s Residential Child Care Project (RCCP) disseminates...

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