Brownbag Series - Spring 2015 Schedule
Time: Mondays - 12:00 to 1:00 or day/time posted below
Location: Education 2005, 2010, 3238, or alternate location posted below
Open to the Public 

Monday 
March 23
4:00-5:00 pm
2010 

Erika Hussey
Beckman Institute
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 

Topic: Clearing the Garden-Path with Cognitive and Brain-Based Interventions

Friday 
April 24
2010 

Alex Lin
Social and Familiy Studies Program
Arizona State University 

Topic: Exploring Perceived Benefits of Organized Activities Participation: Perspectives from Mexican-Origin Parents

Monday
April 27
2010 

Scott Spector
Director, Curriculum, Instruction, & STEAM
Albert Einstein Academies

Topic: A New Vision for STEAM Education

Monday
May 4
12-1:15pm
2010 

Meredith Phillips
Luskin School of Public Affairs
UCLA 

Topic: The Impact of "Virtual" Advising on Disadvantaged Students' College Enrollment: Evidence from a Random Assignment Field Experiment

Monday
May 11
12-1:15pm
2010 

Damon Clark
Department of Economics
UC Irvine 

Topic: The Return to Schooling among High School Dropouts: Evidence from Britain's Compulsory Schooling Changes

Wednesday
May 13
12-1:15pm
2001 

Judith Harackiewicz
Department of Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Topic: Closing Achievement Gaps with Value Interventions

Monday
May 18 
12-1:15pm
SSPA 2112

Eric A. Hanushek
Hoover Institution
Stanford University
Co-sponsored by UCI Department of Economics 

Topic: General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes over the Life-Cycle

Monday
June 1
12-1:15pm
2010 

Daniel Bolt
Educational Psychology
University of Wisconsin 

Topic: Vertical Scales and The Score Deceleration "Problem" in Measuring Student Growth