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50th Anniversary Celebration for URI Department of Psychology

Spring 2011 Colloquium Series Schedule


Monday, February 7th, 2011

"Advances in Research Methods"

Linda Collins, PhD

President, Society for Prevention Research

Director, The Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University

Monday, March 7th, 2011

"Psychology as a STEM Discipline"

James H. Bray, PhD

President, American Psychological Association 2010

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

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Monday, April 4th, 2011

"Health Disparities"

Gary King, PhD

Chair, National Health and Tobacco Disparities Research Network, National Cancer Institute

Professor of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

"The New and Improved Gay Teenager"

Ritch Savin-Williams, PhD

Professor and Chair, Human Development, Cornell University

Director, Sex and Gender Laboratory, Cornell University

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Monday, May 9th, 2011

"Special Spring Colloquium: Graduate Student Emerging Scholar Presentations and Awards"

University Club

All presentations will take place in Chafee 277, 3:15-5:00pm. Light snacks will be available immediately after.

50th Anniversary Committee: Larry Grebstein, Lisa Harlow, Al Lott, Peter Merenda, Nelson Smith, James Prochaska, Patricia Morokoff & Wayne Velicer

Artwork by Betsy Florin