Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series

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

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How White Supremacy is Embedded in Educational Organizations and How to Begin to Dismantle It - POSTPONED

Presented by John B. Diamond, PhD. Kellner Family Distinguished Chair in Urban Education in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis at the University of Wisconsin – Madison

SZB 238
March 27, 2020

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Diabetes in Latino Families: Enhancing Impact through Research, Mentorship, and Strategic Partnerships

Presented by Gabriel Shaibi, professor, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University

H.J. Lutcher Stark Center, North End Zone of DKR Texas Memorial Stadium, 5th Floor
February 27, 2020

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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

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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