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Peter Enns on "Public Opinion Pushing Criminal Justice Reform"

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NBA’s Jarrett Allen visits 4-H coders

Allen, into technology since a kid, talks to youth about coding

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Podcast explores role of identity in youth engagement

Anthony Burrow records episode of "Extension Out Loud"

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Student Profile: Lily Anne Trainor

A plant sciences major, Lily works with 4-H

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Nearly half of Americans have had a family member jailed, imprisoned

New, groundbreaking research demonstrates the true extent of mass incarceration

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Book offers hope to parents of children who self-injure

Janis Whitlock is co-author on this new book

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Japanese researcher visits BCTR

By Sheri Hall for the BCTR

A researcher from Tokyo University’s Graduate School of Social Welfare visited the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research to learn about the center’s work on participatory research and youth development.

Associate Professor Kaoru Fujishima and a translator Nami Hisatsugu spent two...

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Kopko interviewed on WENY News about kids and screen time

By Sheri Hall for the BCTR

BCTR researcher Kimberly Kopko, director of the The Parenting Project: Healthy Children, Families, & Communities, was featured on WENY News in a special report about kids and screen time.

Kopko’s research and extension work examines parenting...

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RCCP trains staff of two NC school districts

Two North Carolina school districts are implementing a crisis prevention and intervention system created at the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research that teaches school staff how to use trauma-informed practices to anticipate and de-escalate disruptive behavior, manage aggression and help students learn social and...

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CITRA offers free webinar series on optimal aging programs

The Cornell Institute for Translational Research on Aging (CITRA), is offering a series of webinars for people interested in running cutting-edge, evidence-based intervention programs in their own communities. CITRA designs, tests and disseminates programs to promote optimal aging, social integration in later life...

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NY 4-Her wins national tech award

A 4-H student from New York State earned a prestigious national award for his resilience and commitment to using technology to spark community change.

The National 4-H Council awarded Clyde Van Dyke, 17, the 2019 4-H Youth in Action Pillar Award for Science, Technology, Engineering...

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