Deans Distinguished Lecture Series

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The Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series brings notable speakers from across the U.S. to present topics related to education, teaching, leadership, and health. 

Upcoming Lectures

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Probing Equity’s Complexities: An Interdisciplinary Re-framing of the Racialization of Disability

Presented by Alfredo J. Artiles, Dean of the Graduate College and the Ryan C. Harris Professor of Special Education at the Mary Lou Fullton Teachers College at Arizona State University

Cissy McDaniel Parker Dean’s Conference Room
January 31, 2020

Previous Lectures

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Preventing and Treating Youth Substance Abuse: Advancing Policy and Practice with Meta-Analytic Evidence

Presented by Emily Tanner-Smith, Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Research College of Education University of Oregon

Cissy McDaniel Parker Dean’s Conference Room
December 10, 2019

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Studying Crisis Migration: Applying Acculturation and Cultural Stress Studies to a High-Need Situation

Presented by Seth Schwartz, Ph.D., Professor of Public Health Sciences at the Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami

Cissy McDaniel Parker Dean’s Conference Room
November 22, 2019

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School-Based Prevention of Behavioral and Mental Health Problems: A Few Findings, a Lot of Lessons Learned and Several Opportunities to Move the Needle

Presented by Catherine P. Bradshaw, M.Ed., Ph.D., Professor and the Senior Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development at the Curry School of Education and Human Development.

Cissy McDaniel Parker Dean’s Conference Room SZB 238
November 5, 2019