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The Colloquium Series is a forum for scholars and professionals in psychology and related fields to present research and share opportunities with Howard University students and faculty. Thank you to all of our speakers and to the following institutions for their support: Northwestern University, University of California, Davis, and ETS.
To discuss opportunities to present at the colloquium series, please contact Jamie Barden at (202) 806-9451 or jamie.barden.phd@gmail.com.

Speaker Schedule

2013-2014

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
3-4pm
CB Powell Room C-133 
Fran Blumberg

Fran Blumberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Fordham University
“What Children May be Learning Through Video Play”

DCTalks Series

Friday, September 27, 2013
9:15-10:15am
CB Powell Room C-133 
Sandra Waxman, Ph.D.

Sandra Waxman, Ph.D.
Professor, Northwestern University
“Links between and thought in Young Infants”

DCTalks Series coordinated by Dr. Georita Frierson

Monday, September 16, 2013
10:00-10:40 am
CB Powell Room C-133
Shawn M. Bediako, Ph.D.

Shawn M. Bediako, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Utilizing Your Mentors (to the fullest) in Graduate School and Post Doc”

DCTalks Series coordinated by Dr. Georita Frierson

2012-2013

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
3:00-4:00pm
Room N-275
CB Powell Communications Building
George Holden, PhD

George Holden, PhD
Southern Methodist University
"The Movement to End the Corporal Punishment of Children"

DCTalks Series coordinated by Dr. Georita Frierson

Thursday, June 20th, 2013
4:00-5:00pm
Room N-275
CB Powell Communications Building
Charles Jonassaint, PhD MHS

Charles Jonassaint, PhD MHS
Clinical Research Fellow
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
"The Impact of Anemia on the Brain"

DCTalks Series coordinated by Dr. Georita Frierson

March 20th, 2013
2.00pm
Room N-275

Dr. Norm Anderson

Dr. Norm Anderson
CEO, American Psychological Association
"The Value of a PhD in Psychology"

DCTalks Series coordinated by Dr. Georita Frierson

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Previous Speakers

2011-2012

October 28th, 2011

Tabitha Bellamy-McKinley

Dr. Tabitha Bellamy-McKinley
Educational Testing Service (ETS)
"Trends in African-American Reading Achievement in the Age of Obama"
October 19th, 2011 Alan Hein

Dr. Alan Hein
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Lessons Learned and Opportunities at MIT"

October 5th, 2011 Cynthia Pickett Dr. Cynthia Pickett
University of California, Davis
September 14th, 2011 Mesmin Destin Dr. Mesmin Destin
Northwestern University

2008-2010

November 3rd, 2010

Richard Zinbarg
Northwestern University
“Common and Specific Risk Factors for the Emotional Disorders:  Prospective Three Year Follow-up Results from the Youth Emotion Project”

April 16th, 2010

Edward Orehek
University of Maryland
“The Quest for Personal Significance”

April 16th, 2008

Natalie Shook
Virginia Commonwealth University
“Interracial roommate relationships: An experimental field test of the contact hypothesis.”

 

Mark Jung-Beeman
Northwestern University
“Insight in the brain: How does the brain produce creative thinking?”

  Meghan Bean
Northwestern University
“Intergroup Mistrust: Does Group Membership Affect Trusting Behavior?”

 

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