The Gardener and the Carpenter: What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us About the Relationship Between Parents and Children: Townsend Book Chat with Alison Gopnik
Lecture | November 8 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall
Alison Gopnik argues that the familiar 21st century picture of parents and children is profoundly wrongit's not just based on bad science, it's bad for kids and parents, too.
Developing Outreach Activities to Highlight Your Research: Why should science outreach be an essential component of research labs and scientist training?
Workshop | November 9 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 375 LeConte Hall
Professor, Dept. of Psychology,
Coalition for Education and Outreach
David Whitney, Professor, Dept. of Psychology; Brian Wang, PhD student, Sarpong Lab, Dept. of Chemistry
Traci Grzymala, Community Resources for Science
Why should science outreach be an essential component of research labs and scientist training? In this session, we focus on how to develop an effective and engaging outreach activity that incorporates the focal research of your lab group or program.
Reading - Nonfiction | November 30 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 227 Haviland Hall
Stephen Hinshaw, professor of Psychology (UC Berkeley) and Psychiatry (UC San Francisco) will discuss his newest book, "Another Kind of Madness", chronicling his fathers recurring mental illness and the doctor-enforced silence surrounding it, plus the crucial need to combat stigma. Books will be for sale, courtesy of Mrs. Dalloway's.
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