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2011 Bronfenbrenner Conference video now online

Video has now been posted from the 2011 Urie Bronfenbrenner Conference, The Neuroscience of Risky Decision Making.  All presentations, discussions, Q & A, and panel conversations are available in the Media Library. The presenters are: Antoine Bechara, University of Southern California Eveline Crone, Leiden University

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2012 Doris Lecture: Jane Waldfogel - Monday, March 26, 2012

Britain's War on Poverty
12:00 PM
102 Mann Library

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Talks at Twelve: Dana Fusco - Thursday, January 26, 2012

Current Issues in Youth Work
12:00 - 1:00PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Margaret Johnson - Thursday, February 23, 2012

Building Strong Evaluation Policy in Organizations
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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BCTR seeks Director of Research and Evaluation

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The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research is conducting a search for the position of Director of Research and Evaluation. We are interested in an individual who can help the center develop its research infrastructure and consult with center projects, while also pursuing an independent program of research.  The...

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Iscol speakers included in Forbes Impact 30 list

An expert panel at Forbes has compiled a list of the top social entrepreneurs, the Impact 30, which includes three Iscol Family Program lecturers:  Jacqueline Novogratz (2010 lecture), Sara Horowitz (2008 lecture), and Josh Nesbit, the upcoming 2012 speaker.  The full list...

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Karl Pillemer discusses “30 Lessons for Living” on The PBS News Hour

January 5, 2012, The PBS News Hour aired an interview with BCTR affiliate Karl Pillemer in which he discusses his new book, 30 Lessons for Living: Tried and True Advice from the Wisest Americans.  Given our current state of war and economic recession, Pillemer...

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Talks at Twelve: Charles Izzo - Thursday, February 9, 2012

The Promise and Perils: Helping Direct-service Organizations Use Evaluation Data to Monitor Program Success
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Jennifer Tiffany interviewed for World AIDS Day

On Thursday, December 1st, World AIDS Day, BCTR Director of Outreach and Community Engagement Jennifer Tiffany was interviewed by Dr. Guldal Caba for the program Are You Awake?  The episode, Remembering and Recommitting - World AIDS Day 2011, can be heard in its...

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Donate to the 4-H Flood Relief Campaign through the New York State 4-H Foundation

Donate to the 4-H Flood Relief Campaign

Tropical Storms Irene and Lee left massive flood damage in their wakes across huge sections of New York. Counties from the northeast corner to the southeast region and central New York have experienced flood damage. The devastation of the flooding has displaced 4-H’ers, CCE employees,...

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