Fast & Curious: ED Talks from UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School

Monday, November 6, 2017
7:00 PM – 8:15 PM

 

Free Event

The third edition of the lecture series, “Fast & Curious: ED Talks from UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School.” The event, co-presented by the Santa Barbara Public Library, which is free and open to the public, will feature five faculty members and one alumna from the Gevirtz School giving no more than an eight-minute talk each about their research or work that is shaping education. A reception in the Faulkner Gallery will follow immediately after the presentations.

Presenters and titles for November 6:

Diana Arya, Assistant Professor, Department of Education, Faculty Director of the McEnroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic, “Community-Based Literacies for the 21st Century”

Leesa Beck, University Registrar, UCSB and Gevirtz School alumna, “‘No High Fives in Registrar’: Enrollment Management’s Role in Undergraduate Student Success”

Collie Conoley, Professor, Department of Counseling, Clinical and School Psychology, Director of The Carol Ackerman Positive Psychology Center,Positive Psychology Comes to Psychotherapy!”

Tim Dewar, Lecturer with Security of Employment, Department of Education, Director of the South Coast Writing Project (SCWriP), “A Current Example of a Really Good 40-year Old Idea”

Danielle Harlow, Associate Professor, Department of Education, content advisor, MOXI, “The Class of 2034: The Next Generation of Science Learning”

Maryam Kia-Keating, Associate Professor, Department of Counseling, Clinical and School Psychology, Director of the Trauma, Recovery, and Resilience Center at the Hosford Counseling & Psychological Services Clinic, “Is There a Shortcut to Resilience?”