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2012-2013 Colloquium Series

For further information and to be placed on our mailing list please contact David_Villegas@brown.edu or call (401) 863-6199.
These lectures are funded by the Mittlemann Family Directorship.

Current Calendar of Events

Spring Semester

February 20th
Solsbery Undergraduate Fellowship Presentations

Undergraduate Research on Risk Factors and Development in Young People
Presentations by Eden Castro, Caroline King, Laura Moynihan, and Armide Storey
12 - 1:30 PM, Dining Room 8 & 9, Sharpe Refectory


March 6th
Immigrants Raising Citizens: Undocumented Parents and Their Children

Hirokazu Yoshikawa, PhD; Walter H. Gale Professor of Education and Academic Dean
Harvard Graduate School of Education
12 - 1:15 PM, Dining Room 8 & 9, Sharpe Refectory


March 27th
Using Science to Raise Healthy Children in a Media-Saturated World

Michael Rich, MD, MPH; Associate Professor of Pediatrics;
Director, Media and Child Health, Harvard University
12 - 1:15 PM, Dining Room 8 & 9, Sharpe Refectory


April 10th
The Neighborhood Project: Using Evolution to Improve My City, 1 Block at a Time

David Sloan Wilson, PhD; Distinguished Professor of Biology and Anthropology;
Director, Evolutionary Studies Program, Binghamton University, SUNY
Co-sponsored by Annenberg Institute for School Reform
12 - 1:15 PM, Dining Room 8 & 9, Sharpe Refectory


May 2nd
Reflections on Race, Child Development and School Reform

Lipsitt-Duchin Lecture in Child Behavior and Development
James Comer, MD, MPH; Maurice Falk Professor of Child Psychiatry,
Child Study Center, Yale University
Time, Location TBD