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Video online of John Eckenrode’s presentation at the Picower Symposium

Video is now online of BCTR director John Eckenrode's presentation, Preventing Early Adversity and Improving the Life Chances of Socially Disadvantaged Children and Families, at the Spring 2012 Picower Symposium, sponsored by The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at MIT. View video here. Preventing Early...

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2nd Annual Youth Development Research Update - Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Second Annual Youth Development Research Update
1:00pm - 4:00pm
La Tourelle Inn, Ithaca, NY

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2012 Bronfenbrenner Lecture: Pamela Morris - Friday, November 2, 2012

Reducing Poverty-related Disparities: Science and Policy à la Bronfenbrenner
4:30pm
Stater Hotel auditorium, Cornell campus

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2012 Doris Lecture video now online

Video of the 2012 John Doris Memorial Lecture, What the U.S. Can Learn from Britain's War on Poverty, delivered by Jane Waldfogel is now available. The lecture was held on Monday, March 26, 2012 in 102 Mann Library, Cornell University campus.               https://youtu.be/SjfcR3kK9lc   The video is also archived in...

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Elliott Smith presents to the Child Welfare Information Gateway

On March 30, Elliott Smith, Associate Director of the National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect gave a webinar to the staff of the Child Welfare Information Gateway. Like the Data Archive, the Gateway is a service of the Children's Bureau...

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Jane Powers discusses teen pregnancy prevention on “Public Health Live!”

On March 15, ACT for Youth's Jane Powers and Kristine Mesler, Associate Director of the Bureau of Maternal and Child Health, New York State Department of Health, appeared on the Public Health Live! webcast. Their discussion on teen pregnancy prevention in New York...

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2012 BCTR Student Showcase - Monday, May 7, 2012

BCTR Student Showcase
12:00-1:30pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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BCTR presence at the Society for Research on Adolescence biennial meeting

The Society for Research on Adolescence held its biennial meeting in Vancouver on March 7th and the BCTR was well represented. Stephen Hamilton organized and chaired two sessions: a paper symposium, Social Inventions in Different Countries to Improve the Transition to Adulthood with Mary Agnes...

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CITIZEN U youth delegates met with state legislators during 4-H Capital Days

Delegates from Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Broome and Monroe Counties represented the CITIZEN U Project at the 77th Annual 4-H Capital Days in Albany, March 5-7. This year’s Capital Days had 108 youth delegates, representing 35 counties. The 4-H delegates were formally recognized on the...

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The TCI:SAFE Project

Evidence based programs often tout the importance of implementing their program with fidelity. But what exactly does program fidelity mean? How do community agencies know when they are (or are not) implementing with fidelity? As part of the Residential Child Care Project, (RCCP) the Therapeutic Crisis Intervention:...

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