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Upcoming Events

  • September 29, 2014: "Challenging Racial Disparities in School Discipline Outcomes: Best Practices for Educators, Parents, and the Community," a lecture by Pedro Noguera, PhD, Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education at New York University and Executive Director of the Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools; reception 4:00-5:00 p.m.; lecture 5:00-6:00 p.m.; Boettcher Foundation Community Room of Craig Hall, 2148 South High St., Denver, CO 80208. This event is co-sponsored by Denver Public Schools Division of Student Services, DU Latino Center for Community Engagement and Scholarship, Interdisciplinary Research Incubator for the Study of (In)Equality (IRISE) at DU, Morgridge College of Education, Graduate School of Professional Psychology, University College, DU Department of Sociology and Criminology; Gender and Women’s Studies Program, Padres y Jovenes Unidos, and the Denver Classroom Teachers’ Association. Register now.
  • October 3, 2014: "State of the Wild -- A Wildlife Conservation Learning Event," a symposium on wildlife trade, species extinction and the subsequent global environmental impact on humans and other animals; hosted by GSSW's Institute for Human-Animal Connection (IHAC) and sponsored by Chuck &  Don's Pet Food Outlet. Speakers include Rick Adams, Marc Bekoff, Scholar-in-Residence Sarah Bexell, Grace Ge Gabriel, Pratik Patel, Professor and American Humane Endowed Chair Andreas Rechkemmer, and Clinical Professor and IHAC Executive Director Philip Tedeschi; 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. in the Reiman Theater of Margery Reed Hall, 2306 East Evans Ave., Denver, CO 80208; $25 general admission fee includes lunch; free for current DU students, faculty and staff. Download program. Register now.
  • October 4, 2014: "State of the Wild" will lead a peaceful demonstration on the west steps of the Colorado State Capitol; 10:00 a.m. - noon. Information and registration.
  • October 30, 2014: “Improving the Life Chances of Low-Income Mothers and Children with Prenatal and Infant Home Visiting by Nurses," a lecture by David L. Olds, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Preventive Medicine and Nursing and Director of the Prevention Research Center for Family and Child Health at the University of Colorado - Denver; 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Boettcher Foundation Community Room of Craig Hall, 2148 South High St., Denver, CO 80208. Register now.
  • November 1, 2014: "The Freud/Ferenczi Letters: A Staged Reading of Selected Letters," 3:00-6:00 p.m.; hosted by GSSW in the Boettcher Foundation Community Room of Craig Hall, 2148 South High St., Denver, CO 80208; reception follows the reading; co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Professional Psychology and the Denver Psychoanalytic Society. Register by Sept. 18 for early bird discount!
  • July 7-11, 2015: International Consortium for Social Development (ICSD) 19th International Symposium; Singapore; GSSW is a partner organization. Learn more.

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