Number of Programs: 4
APA Advanced Training Institute on Research Methods with Diverse Racial and Ethnic Groups (June 2019)
June 3 - 7, 2019
MSU, East Lansing, MI, 48824.
The purpose of this ATI is to introduce participants to a variety of research approaches that have been used with diverse racial and ethnic groups to produce significant and useful knowledge about these populations. Participation in this ATI will help investigators to conduct psychological research that is culturally appropriate and relevant for the groups being studied. There are no prerequisites, but participants should come to the course with an idea for a specific research project.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Synchronous, interactive, online live webinar
This webinar will include an overview of terms and definitions that are both current and respectful with regard to working with transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) youth. This will be followed by a review of risk factors that contribute to trauma in TGNC youth. Strategies to reduce the incidence of trauma by decreasing the prevalence or intensity of risk factors will be reviewed. Gender affirming care will be presented as a best practice model for preventing and treating trauma in TGNC youth.
Skill Level: Beginning and Intermediate
Trauma Certificate Elective Course
Available SW CECHs:
Thursday, March 29, 2018. 1:30 pm
252 Erickson Hall, 620 Farm Lane, East Lansing, MI, 48824.
The purpose of the Raines Colloquium is to foster intellectual, professional and personal growth and collegiality among the students, faculty, and alumni of the Department of Educational Administration, College of Education at Michigan State University.
The Spring 2018 speaker is Dr. Robert Brown, Director of Social Justice Education at Northwestern University. He is speaking on: Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Interrupting Systems of Oppression in Higher Education.
- October 1, 2018: Ron Suskind
- November 5, 2018: Nontombi Naomi Tutu
- March 18, 2019: Joy-Ann Reid
Wharton Center Cobb Great Hall, MSU, East Lansing, MI 48824
The MSU Wharton Center's World View Lecture Series allows participants to immerse themselves in today’s leading issues, with viewpoints presented by world-renowned experts, at amazingly low prices.
The 2018-2019 schedule includes:
- Ron Suskind: Ron Suskind’s book, Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes and Autism, examines his family’s twenty-year adventure of the heart with his son, Owen.
- Nontombi Naomi Tutu: The challenges of growing up black and female in apartheid South Africa have been the foundation of Nontombi Naomi Tutu’s life as an activist, consultant, and educator.
- Joy-Ann Reid: Known for her insightful news analysis, Joy-Ann Reid hosts AM JOY on MSNBC, and serves as a national correspondent appearing on MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, Hardball with Chris Matthews, and The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell.