Friday Morning Seminars
CURL Friday Morning Seminars are held regularly on Friday mornings during fall & spring semesters from 10:30am until 12:00pm in Cuneo Hall, Room 417. Loyola faculty, students, staff, community members, and guests are welcome.
These seminars are a time for CURL graduates, undergraduates, staff, and community members to discuss their thoughts and experiences with community-based initiatives and/or relevant research. Please note: Unavoidable changes may be necessary. Call 773.508.8521 to confirm specific presentations.
|January 27||Higher Education: Collateral Damage in the Budget Battle||Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
*Co-sponsored with the Office of the Provost*
9am-11am, Kasbeer Hall - 15th Floor, Corboy Law Center, 25 E. Pearson, Chicago, IL 60611
For More Information and to Register: CLICK HERE
|February 3||Accountability vs. Responsiveness: Trade-offs in the Realm of Social Services||Steve Redfield, Chief Program Officer, Inspiration Corporation|
|February 10||Building Policy-Oriented Research Capacity within Organizations Serving Women and Girls
Cancelled. Will be rescheduled.
|Christine George, Associate Research Professor, CURL, LUC, and Gina Spitz, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, CURL, LUC|
|February 17||Cross Age Peer Mentoring: Building Resilience in the Midst of Severe Disadvantage||Maryse Richards, Professor, Department of Psychology, LUC and Katherine Tyson, Professor, School of Social Work, LUC|
|February 24||Living Under Lake Shore Drive: A Systems Approach to Addressing Street Homelessness||Peter Toepfer, Executive Director, Center for Housing and Health|
|March 3||Strengthening Neighborhood Public Education: The Senn High School/Loyola University Partnership||Jon Schmidt, Clinical Assistant Professor, Senn/Loyola Partnership Coordinator, School of Education, LUC|
|March 10||No Seminar - Spring Break|
|March 17||Multi-Method Green Schoolyard Evaluations for the Real-World: Space to Grow’s Health & Wellness Evaluation||Amy Bohnert, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, LUC|
|March 24||Knowledge to Build On: Collecting and Sharing Social Sector Research||Gabriela Fitz, Director of Knowledge Management Initiatives and Lisa Brooks, Director of Knowledge Management Systems at Issue Lab|
|March 31||Building Senior Power for Social Justice||Lori Clark, Executive Director, Brock Grosso, Housing Justice Organizer and Kelly Viselman, Senior Housing Justice Organizer, Jane Addams Senior Caucus|
|April 7||No Seminar|
|April 14||No Seminar - Easter Break|
|April 21||The Influence of Defendant and Community Characteristics on the Sentences Imposed on Convicted Felons in Illinois||David Olson, Professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, LUC; and Don Stemen, Associate Professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology; Center for Criminal Justice Research, Policy, and Practice, LUC|
|April 28||The Trafficking of Native Youth||Melina Healey, Mansfield Family Foundation Equal Justice Works Fellow, Center for the Human Rights of Children, LUC|