Science to Fight Injustice

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Stopping the Usual Suspects and Then Some: Police, Race and the Moving Boundaries of Search

Professor Jeffrey A. Fagan,
Columbia Law School

Thursday, January 30, 2014
5:30 p.m., followed by reception

Crystal Cove Auditorium
UC Irvine Student Center

Free & open to the public. Please RSVP


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Rap on Trial

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Join us for a panel discussion on the criminalization of rap music and the implications on creative expression and free speech.

Featuring Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Dr. Charis Kubrin and Dr. Sohail Daulatzai

January 22nd
5:30-7:00 pm, followed by reception
Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway room 1517


Dr. Charis Kubrin  “For Every Rhyme I Write, It’s 25 to Life”
Dr. Sohail Daulatzai “At Lady Justice, I Blaze Nine”
Dean Erwin Chemerinsky “My Freedom of Speech is Freedom or Death”

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Presented by the Center for Psychology and Law
Co-sponsored by the Newkirk Center for Science and Society

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Colloquium Series: October 28

Monday, October 28, 2013

Time does not cure all: Long-term psychopathological consequences of terrorist attacks in Spain

Maria Paz Garcia Vera, Ph.D.
Department of Personality, Assessment and Clinical Psychology
Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), Spain

Monday, October 28th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517

Colloquium Series: October 7

Monday, October 7, 2013

Emotional Problems and Victimization among Youth with National and International Migration Experience

Aysun Dogan

Aysun Dogan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Psychology Department
EGE University, Izmir, Turkey

Monday, October 7th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517



Our weekly colloquium series is open to the public.  Drinks and snacks will be provided; feel free to bring your lunch.

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Colloquium Series: May 20

Monday, May 20, 2013

Graduate Student Second Year Project Presentations

Monday, May 20th
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517


April Thomas:
A Gene-By-Environment Approach to Adolescent Substance Use: Examining the D4 Dopamine Receptor Gene (DRD4)

Kyndra Cleveland:
Emotional and Suggestive Influences on Young Children’s False Event Report

Daniel Bogart:
Non-probative Photographs and the Misinformation Effect

Sachiko Donley:
Beyond poverty: Local area socioeconomic inequality predicts children's antisocial behavior

Joseph Kay:
Perceived support, conflict, and adjustment among adolescents and young adults with cancer

Colloquium Series: May 13

Monday, May 13, 2013

Graduate Student Second Year Project Presentations

Monday, May 13th
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517

Caitlin Cavanagh: Viewing Law and Order: Mothers’ and Sons’ Justice System Legitimacy Attitudes and Juvenile Recidivism

Joanna Ho: Raised by Collectivists, Surrounded by Individualists: Effects of Acculturation for Latinos and Asians

Emily Hooker: Positive social exchanges moderate the association between subjective SES and cardiovascular functioning

Anna Hsu: Genetic Basis of the Behavioral Inhibition and Approach Systems (BIS/BAS): Association between the DEAF-1 gene and BIS

Janice Phung: Adult-provided linguistic support and infant language comprehension: Examining effects on generalization across cues in 20-month-olds

Sharon Shenhav: Intercultural romantic relationships: A family affair