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Talks at Twelve: Powers, Evans, Gilmore, Dillon & Mullens - Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Collaborating to Design an Ithaca Emergency Youth Shelter
12:00 - 1:00 PM
102 Mann Library

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Talks at Twelve: Katelyn Heath - Thursday, October 17, 2019

Long-Run Impacts of Limiting Minority Student Access to Special Education
12:00 - 1:00 PM
423 ILR Conference Center

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Talks at Twelve: René Kizilcec - Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Educational Intervention Science
12:00 - 1:00 PM
225 ILR Conference Center

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Project 2Gen discusses families, incarceration in Albany

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By Sheri Hall in the Cornell Chronicle

Cornell Project 2Gen – a community of researchers and practitioners focused on supporting children and their caregivers through a multigenerational perspective – visited Albany April 30 to share research about families and incarceration with New York state legislators.

Christopher Wildeman,...

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John Ecknerode retires

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By Sheri Hall for the BCTR

Professor John Eckenrode, a social psychologist and founding director of the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research (BCTR), is retiring this spring after more than 35 years at Cornell.

Eckenrode made substantial contributions to the university throughout his entire tenure at Cornell.

In 1988, he was...

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NBA’s Jarrett Allen visits 4-H coders

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By Sheri Hall for the BCTR

4-H participants in Brooklyn had a special visitor last month from NBA Star Jarrett Allen.

Allen, who has loved technology since he was a child, visited 4-Hers during a Code Your World activity, a 4-H program that teachers computer science. The event was featured...

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Podcast explores role of identity in youth engagement

By R.J. Anderson for the Cornell Chronicle

How can exploring identity and sense of purpose help young people get more out of programs such as 4-H?

In the latest episode of Cornell Cooperative Extension’s “Extension Out Loud” podcast, Anthony Burrow, associate professor of human development in...

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Japanese researcher visits BCTR

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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 days meeting with BCTR...

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Kopko interviewed on WENY News about kids and screen time

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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 and family processes. The...

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RCCP trains staff of two NC school districts

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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 emotional skills.

Outreach staff from...

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