2015 Events

2015 Events

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2015 Events

December 24-January 1: Winter Administrative Recess. University offices closed.

December 16: School of Education Holiday Lunch. 11:30-1:30 pm, Radisson Hotel. For Faculty and Staff.

December 15: UCI Writing Project Annual Conference for Teachers, Grades K-12: "Teaching Practices and Instructional Strategies that Position Students Closer to Reading and Writing Excellence." 8:00 am - 3:45 pm, UCI Student Center. Information

December 11: End of Fall Quarter.

December 7: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

December 3: Combined Teachers of Tomorrow and Bilingual Student Teacher Association Holiday Potluck/Crafts. 6:30-7:30 pm, Education 2010. Both clubs are open to all undergraduates interested in learning more about education. 

December 3: MAT 2015-2016 Scholarship Awards. 5:30-6:30 pm, 3200 Education Building. By Invitation.

December 2: Crystal Cove Citizen Science Presentations. 4:00-6:00 pm, MPAA 320. Information

December 2: Drop in for an informal chat with Director of Teacher Education Virginia Panish, Program Coordinators, and Student Affairs Counselors to learn more about UCI's 14-month Master of Arts in Teaching/Teacher Credential Program (MAT/Credential). 9:30-11:00 am, Education 2005. Information

November 30: School of Education Brownbag: "Reducing Achievement Gaps in Academic Writing for Latinos and English Learners in Grades 7-12," presented by Associate Professor Carol Booth Olson, Tina Matuchniak, Huy Q. Chung, Rachel Stumpf, & George Farkas, UC Irvine School of Education. 12:00 – 1:00 pm: Education 3216. Flyer

November 23: School of Education Brownbag: "How Can We Accurately Measure Whether Students are Gaining Valuable Knowledge and Skills and Other Relevant Outcomes in Higher Education?", presented by Tatiana Melguizo, Associate Professor, USC Rossier School of Education. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Flyer

November 23: Education Delegation from Hainan Province, China. 10:00-12:00, Education 2010.

November 21: Road to Teaching Conference. 8:00 am -3:00 pm, Santa Ana College. Information

November 20: CalTeach Math & Science Program Meet 'n' Greet. 4:00-5:00 pm. By invitation.

November 19: Teachers of Tomorrow meeting. 6:30-7:30, Education 2010. Open to all undergraduates interested in learning more about education. Information

November 18: State of the School Address and Reception. 4:00-5:00, Education 2010. For all School faculty, staff, and PhD students.

November 17: Senate Faculty Meeting. 2:00-4:00 pm, Education 3238.

November 17: Associated Doctoral Students in Education (ADSE) Meeting. 10:00-11:00 am, Education 2005. Open to all PhD in Education students.

November 16: School of Education Brownbag, presented by Allison Wishard Guerra, Associate Professor, UC San Diego. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Information

November 13: Fall Quarter CalTeach Science & Math Program Quesadilla Lunch. Stop by the UCI CalTeach bungalow (137 Bison Modular) between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm. Information

November 12: Bilingual Teacher Student Association (BTSA) meeting. 6:30-7:30, Education 2010.

November 9: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

November 9: School of Education Brownbag: "From Lap to Lab to L2 App: Applying Research from Early Language Learning in English and Mandarin to Online Software for Children," presented by Twila Tardif, Professor of Psychology and Research Professor at the Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Flyer

November 6: Credential Program Advisory Council Meeting. 8:30-10:00 am, Education 3238. RSVP

November 4:  Drop in for an informal chat with Director of Teacher Education Virginia Panish, Program Coordinators, and Student Affairs Counselors to learn more about UCI's 14-month Master of Arts in Teaching/Teacher Credential Program (MAT/Credential). 9:30-11:00 am, Education 2005. Information

November 2: School of Education Brownbag: "What Does it Mean to Raise Intelligence? Experimental Implications for Cognitive Development," presented by John Protzko, UC Santa Barbara. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Flyer

October 29: Teachers of Tomorrow meeting. 6:30-7:30 pm, Education 2010. Open to all undergraduates with an interest in education. Information

October 29: BTSA Meeting. 5:30-7:30, Education 2001. Information | Flyer

October 29: School of Education DECADE (Diverse Educational Community and Doctoral Experience) Meeting. 12:00-1:00 pm, Dean's Conference Room. Open to all SoE Ph.D. in Education students and faculty. Information

October 28: Dean's Advisory Board Meeting. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, Education 3238. By invitation

October 28: Century High School TEACH Academy. Advisory Board Meeting, 7:30-10:00 am, Education 2005. TEACH Academy Visit: Campus Tour, 10:00-11:00 am; School Visit, 11:00-12:00 noon, Education 2008. By Invitation.

October 26: School of Education Brownbag: "Self-Paced Remediation and Math Placement: A Randomized Field Experiment in a Community College," presented by Brent J. Evans, Peabody College, Vanderbilt University. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Flyer

October 22: Ph.D. Students Professional Development Workshop: "Smithsonian Learning Lab Study," presented by Doron Zinger. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2005. For enrolled Ph.D. in Education students. Information

October 19: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

October 19: School of Education Brownbag: "Development of Response Inhibition Across the Transition to School", presented by Jennie Grammer, Assistant Professor, UCLA GSEIS. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Flyer

October 15: Teachers of Tomorrow Meeting. 6:30-7:30 pm, Education 2001. Open to all undergraduates interested in learning more about Education. Information

October 15: Irvine Museum Tour and Reception, hosted by Museum President Jame Irvine Swinden and the School of Education. 5:30-7:00pm. By Invitation. 

October 15: School of Education Brownbag: "Rest Is Not Idleness: Implications of the Brain's Default Mode for Human Development and Education," presented by Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, Associate Professor, University of Southern California. 12:45-1:45 pm, Education 3216. Open to the Public. Flyer | Paper

October 8-9: UCI 50th Anniversary Symposium: "Transforming Migrations: Beyond the 1965 Immigration Act." October 8-9, Beckman Center & UCI Student Center Doheney Conference Room. Symposium Information and Registration

October 8: School of Education ADSE (Associated Doctoral Students in Education) Meeting. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2005. Open to all Ph.D. in Education Students. Information

October 8: School of Education DECADE Meeting: "Setting Goals for the Year." 10:15 am, Education 2005. Open to all Ph.D. in Education students. Information

October 7:  Drop in for an informal chat with Director of Teacher Education Virginia Panish, Program Coordinators, and Student Affairs Counselors to learn more about UCI's 15-month Master of Arts in Teaching/Teacher Credential Program (MAT/Credential). 9:30-11:00 am, Education 2005. Information

October 6: School of Education Brownbag: "The Effect of Tuition Increases on Undocumented College Students' Attainment," presented by Dylan Conger, Associate Professor, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration, George Washington University. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Paper

October 6: Visit by Education Delegation from Nacka, Sweden. 9:00 am -12:00 noon, Education 3238. By Invitation. 

October 3: UCI's 50th Anniversary Festival of Discovery. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Aldrich Park. Build a robot that creates art work at the SoE Booth in the Samueli Foundation Ingenuity and Innovation Pavilion. Information

October 2: Digital Learning Lab Meeting. 11:00-12:00 noon, Education 3238. Open to UCI students. DLL is a place to examine and participate in research on the use of cutting edge approaches to better understand student learning in digital environments and using digital tools from pre-k to graduate school. DLL Projects | Information

October 1: Teachers of Tomorrow Fall Kick-off Meeting. 6:30-7:30 pm, Education 2008. Open to all undergraduates interested in learning about education. Information

September 28: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2008. Information

September 28: School of Education Brownbag: "Is Special Education Racist?", presented by Professor George Farkas, UCI School of Education. 12;00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Paper | Flyer

September 25: Ph.D. Poster Session. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Education 3200. Program | Open to the Public

September 25: Ph.D. Student Networking Breakfast. 9:30-10:30, Education 3216.

September 21: UCI Mentor Teacher Orientation. 4:15-5:45 pm, University Club. By invitation | Agenda

September 21: School of Education Ph.D. Students Orientation. 9:30 am - 5:00 pm, Education 2010 and 2001. Incoming students bring laptops. Fall Orientation Schedule

September 16: Coffee Chat. Drop in for an informal chat with Director of Teacher Education Virginia Panish, Program Coordinators, and Student Affairs Counselors to learn more about UCI's 15-month Master of Arts in Teaching/Teacher Credential Program (MAT/Credential). 9:30-11:00 am, Education 2005. Information

September 11: Multiple Subject Students' Pizza Lunch. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education Courtyard. For currently enrolled students.

September 10: Single Subject Students' Pizza Lunch. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education Courtyard. For currently enrolled students.

September 8: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2001. Information

August 25: CalTeach Student Teacher Orientation. 4:00-6:00 pm, Rowland Hall 190. Agenda

August 24: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2024. Information

August 18: Annual Bilingual Luncheon for Future Bilingual Teachers. 12:30 pm, Education 2024. Bilingual Teacher | Facebook

August 18: New Candidate Orientation for Master of Arts in Teaching/Multiple Subject Credential Program. 8:45 am -12:30 pm, Education Courtyard Sign-in. Agenda

August 17: School Visit: Education Delegation from First Normal University, Hunan Province, China. 10:00-12:00, Education 2010. By Invitation.

August 17: New Candidate Orientation for Master of Arts in Teaching/Single Subject Credential Program. 8:30 am - 1:00 pm, Education 2009. Agenda

August 12: Coffee Chat. Drop in for an informal chat with Director of Teacher Education Virginia Panish, Program Coordinators, and Student Affairs Counselors to learn more about UCI's 15-month Master of Arts in Teaching/Teacher Credential Program (MAT/Credential). 9:30-11:00 am, Education 2005. Information

August 11: UCI CalTeach Alumni Event: A reunion to reconnect with old friends, make some new ones, and learn from alumni experiences. 5:00-7:30 pm, RH 190. Information

July 28-29: UC Irvine School of Education Forum: "Collaborating to Support the Trajectory of Teacher Learning." 9:00 am -3:00 pm, UCI University Club. By Invitation. Information

July 27: Master of Arts in Teaching with Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2024. Information

July 15: SPOP Orientation for Incoming B.A. in Education Sciences Freshmen. 1:45-3:00 pm, Student Union Emerald Ballroom. SPOP Information

July 15: Coffee Chat. Drop in for an informal chat with Director of Teacher Education Virginia Panish, Program Coordinators, and Student Affairs Counselors to learn more about UCI's 15-month Master of Arts in Teaching/Teacher Credential Program (MAT/Credential). Between 9:30-11:00 am, Education 2005. Information

June 22: Summer Session begins. Information

June 16:  Event honoring Founding Dean Deborah Lowe Vandell, for her ten years of service and leadership, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at The Beckman Center, 100 Academy Way, Irvine, CA  92617.  Information

June 3: Doctoral Student Recognition Celebration. 4:00-5:00 pm, Education 3200.

June 1: School of Education Brownbag: "Vertical Scales and The Score Deceleration 'Problem' in Measuring Student Growth," presented by Daniel Bolt, Professor of Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public.

May 30: Master of Arts in Teaching New Student Orientation, Class of 2015-2016. 8:30 am-12:30 pm, Education Building. Flyer | Agenda

May 26: Ph.D. Professional Development Workshop: "Job Market Experiences," featuring Sarah Gilliland, Huy Chung, Katerina Schenke, and Jade Jenkins. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. For enrolled Ph.D. students.

May 18: School of Education Annual Ice Cream Social. 3:00-4:00 pm, Education Courtyard. For Education faculty, staff, and students.

May 18: School of Education Brownbag: "General Education, Vocational Education, and Labor-Market Outcomes over the Life-Cycle," presented by Eric A. Hanushek, Hoover Institute, Stanford University, jointly sponsored by the UCI Department of Economics, School of Education, and Irvine Network on Interventions in Development (INID). 12:00-1:15 pm, Economics SSPA 2112 (211 on campus map). Open to the Public. Flyer

May 13: School of Education Brownbag: "Closing Achievement Gaps with Value Interventions," presented by Judith Harackiewics, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2001. Open to the Public. Flyer

May 13: CalTeach Quesadilla Luncheon. 11:30-2:00 pm, 137 Bison Modular. Open to all undergraduates interested in learning more about the Cal Teach 4-year STEM bachelor's degree + Teacher Credential. RSVP by May 11.

May 11: School of Education Brownbag: "The Return to Schooling among High School Dropouts: Evidence from Britain's Compulsory Schooling Changes," presented by Damon Clark, UC Irvine Department of Economics. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

May 8: Staff Appreciation Luncheon. 11:30-1:00 pm, Strawberry Farms. For Career Staff Appointments/by Invitation.

May 7: Celebration of Teaching Awards. 4:30-6:00 pm, UCI Student Center Emerald Bay.

May 4: School of Education Brownbag: "The Impact of 'Virtual' Advising on Disadvantaged Students' College Enrollment: Evidence from a Random Assignment Field Experiment," presented by Meredith Phillips, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

April 28: Professional Development Workshop for Ph.D. in Education Students: "Ph.D. Course Requirements and M.A. Advancement/M.A. Degree Filing." 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. For currently enrolled Ph.D. students. RSVP

April 27: School of Education Brownbag: "A New Vision for STEAM Education," presented by Scott Spector, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and STEAM, Albert Einstein Academies. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public.

April 24: School of Education Brownbag: "Exploring Perceived Benefits of Organized Activities Participation: Perspectives from Mexican-Origin Parents," presented by Alex Lin, Social and Families Studies Program, Arizona State University. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

April 23: Teacher Education Awards. 7:00-8:00 pm, Education 3200. Information

April 23: Spring Panel & Social, presented by Teachers of Tomorrow Club and Bilingual Teacher Student Association. 5:30-6:30 pm, MPAA 320. Education Majors encouraged to attend. Flyer

April 18: School of Education Alumni Event & Job Fair. 9:00-1:00 pm, Education Building. RSVP by April 3 | Flyer 

April 9: Professional Development Workshop for Ph.D. in Education Students: "The Ins and Outs of Conference Presentation." 4:00-5:00 pm, Education 2010. Refreshments provided by Associated Doctoral Students in Education (ADSE).

April 8: Dean's Advisory Board Spring Meeting. 11:30-1:30 pm, Education 3238.

April 8: Cal Teach Event: "Tips for the Job Market," hosted by Carolee Ogata, Assistant Superintendent, Huntington Beach Union High School District. Topics covered include resume building, interview preparation, negotiating the Q&A portion of the interview. 11:30-1:00 pm, Natural Sciences II, Room 4201. Friends welcome. RSVP by April 7. First 10 to RSVP receive a Cal Teach shirt and tote bag.

April 6: Employment Seminar for Single Subject Credential and Cal Teach Math and Science Students, presented by a panel of principals and school district representatives. 4:00-6:00 pm, Calit2 Auditorium. For enrolled students.

March 30: Spring Classes begin.

March 25: Special UCI Advance Film Screening: "Freedom Writers: Stories from an Undeclared War," featuring Erin Gruwell and the Freedom Writers, presented by the UCI Alumni Association, UCI Student Center & Events Services, School of Education, and School of Humanities. 7:00-9:00 pm, Crystal Cove Auditorium. Flyer | RSVP.

March 23: Working Memory & Plasticity Lab Guest Lecture: "Clearing the Garden-Path with Cognitive and Brain-Based Interventions," presented by Erika Hussey, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 4:00-5:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

March 23: Spring Quarter Begins.

March 20: Winter Quarter Ends.

March 20: Digital Learning Lab Presentation: "Kahdo: A Neuroscience-Backed Digital Learning Platform for Early Child Development and Learning," presented by Dhonam Pemba, UCI Alumnus. 11:00 - 12:00 noon, Education 3238. For School of Education Faculty and Ph.D. Students.

March 13: Public Lecture II: "The Influence of Teaching on American Adolescents' Skills, Mindsets, and Agency," presented by Ronald Ferguson, Harvard University. 3:00-4:30, Education 2010. Reception Following Lecture: Education 3200. Open to the Public | RSVP | Flyer

March 13: Public Lecture I: "Elements of a Movement for Excellence with Equity," presented by Ronald Ferguson, Harvard University. 12:00-1:30, Business One 2200. Open to the Public | Flyer

March 12: Ph.D. Professional Development Seminar: "Pivot Training Workshop," presented by Beth Riley. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. For enrolled Ph.D. in Education students.

March 11: Coffee Chat with Student Affairs Counselors. 9:00-10:30 am, Education 2005. Drop in to learn more about our programs. Information

March 4: Reference Management Workshop, presented by Ph.D. students Sarah Gilliland and Youngmin Park, hosted by Associated Doctoral Students in Education. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. For Enrolled Ph.D. in Education students

March 4: Cal Teach Luncheon. Stop by between 11:30 am - 2:30 pm, 137 Bison Modular. Flyer

March 2: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

March 2: UC Irvine Chancellor Howard Gillman Visit to School of Education. 3:30-5:00 pm, Education 2010. Reception in Education 3200 Following Address. RSVP 

March 2: School of Education Executive Leadership Council Meeting. 2:30-3:30 pm, Education 3234. 

March 2: School of Education Brownbag: "Adolescents' Help Seeking in Mathematics Classrooms: Relations Between Achievement and Perceived Classroom Environmental Influences Over One School Year," presented by Katerina Schenke, Ph.D. Candidate. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public | Flyer

February 26: Teachers of Tomorrow Meeting. 6:00-7:00 pm, Education 2008. Open to all undergraduates interested in knowing more about education. Information.

February 23: School of Education Brownbag: "Fadeout in Human Capital Interventions: Death, Miracles, and Resurrection," presented by Distinguished Professor of Education Greg Duncan, UC Irvine School of Education. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public | Flyer

February 19: Anniversary Celebration Appreciation Lunch. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. For January 31st Homecoming Volunteers. Information

February 17: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

February 17: School of Education Brownbag: "Are Employers Omniscient? Employer Learning About Cognitive and Noncognitive Skills," presented by Melinda Petre, National Poverty Fellow, University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty. 11:30-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

February 12: Teachers of Tomorrow Meeting. 6:00-7:00 pm, Education 2008. Open to all undergraduates interested in knowing more about education. Information.

February 12: School of Education Executive Leadership Council Meeting. 2:00-3:30, Education 3234. 

February 11: School of Education Brownbag: "Children's Physical Health Problems as Developmental Liabilities for School Readiness," presented by Melissa Kull, Boston College Lynch School of Education. 11:30 am-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

February 11: Coffee Chat with Student Affairs Counselors. 9:00-10:30 am, Education 2005. Drop in to learn more about our programs. Information

February 10: Professional Development Workshop: "Preparing for the Second Year Research Paper and the Third Year Theme Paper," presented by Professor George Farkas. 4:00-5:30 pm, Education 2010. For enrolled Ph.D. in Education students only.

February 9: School of Education Brownbag: "Using Quantitative Methods to Advance Developmental Research," presented by Robert Duncan, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University. 11:30 am-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer | Research

February 3: School of Education Brownbag: "The Downside of Good Peers: How Classroom Composition Differentially Affects Men's and Women's STEM Persistence," presented by Stefanie Fischer, UC Santa Barbara Ph.D. Candidate in Economics. 11:30-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Flyer. Open to the Public.

February 2: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

February 2: School of Education Brownbag: "Parents  Without Papers: Membership Exclusion, Gender, and Mexican-American Integration," presented by Frank Bean, Chancellor's Professor, Director of Center for Research on Immigration, Population, and Public Policy, UC Irvine. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Flyer. Open to the Public.

January 31: School of Education Anniversary Celebration. 2:30-3:30 pm, Education Building. 3:30-6:00 pm, Booth #19 in Aldrich Park. Activities, games, photographs. For current students, alumni, community members, & friends. Flyer

January 29: Teachers of Tomorrow Meeting: Spring Celebration Planning. 6:00-7:00 pm, Education 2008. Pizza. Open to all undergraduates interested in knowing more about education. Information.

January 27: Guest Lecture: "Early Life Stress and Development: Research on Internationally-Adopted Children," presented by Megan R. Gunnar, Regents Professor, Director of the Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota. 4:00 pm, Thorp Conference Center, Bill & Sue Gross Hall, 4th Floor. Hosted by Elysia Davis, Conte Center and Deborah Lowe Vandell, School of Education. Flyer. Open to the Public. Contact: Teresa Marcotte (949-824-6478).

January 26: School of Education Brownbag: "School Engagement and Disengagement: A Developmental-Contextual Model," presented by Katariina Salmelo-Aro, Professor and Chair, Personality & Work Psychology Sector, University of Jyväskylä, Finland. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Flyer. Open to the Public.
January 23: Digital Learning Lab Colloquia: "Ready, Set, Robotics: Integration of New Educational Technologies into Early Childhood Education," presented by Safoura Seddighin, Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study & Human Development, Tufts University. 11:00-12:00 noon, Education 3238. Flyer. Open to the Public.

January 20: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Information

January 14: Coffee Chat with Student Affairs Counselors. 9:00-10:30 am, Education 2005. Drop in to learn more about our programs. Information

January 12: School of Education Brownbag: "Homework: A Research Program," presented by Ulrich Trautwein, Professor of Education Sciences, Hector Research Institute of Education Sciences, University of Tübingen. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2010. Flyer | Open to the Public.

January 5: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-7:00 pm, Education 2024. Information

January 5: Winter Instruction Begins.