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Bilingual School Psychology Graduate Students’ Perceptions of a Cultural Immersion Experience in School Psychology International

Dec. 1, 2019

Associate Professor Desiree Vega co-wrote Bilingual School Psychology Graduate Students’ Perceptions of a Cultural Immersion Experience in School Psychology International .

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20th International Congress on Addictions in Mexico City with Kris Bosworth

Dec. 1, 2019

Professor Kris Bosworth (in the blue-patterned jacket) was the keynote speaker on school-based drug prevention at the 20th International Congress on Addictions in Mexico City.

An interview with Associate Professor Nolan Cabrera

Dec. 1, 2019

Associate Professor Nolan Cabrera was interviewed about his book, " White Guys on Campus: Racism, White Immunity, and the Myth of 'Post-Racial' Higher Education ," on Black Agenda Report .

Cabrera also was part of the inaugural University of Arizona Faculty Showcase series. His talk, White Immunity: Working through the Pedagogical Pitfalls of Privilege, was held in the Student Union Memorial Center's Arizona Room.

Professor Jenny Lee and doctoral student John Haupt

Dec. 1, 2019

Professor Jenny Lee and doctoral student John Haupt published Winners and Losers in U.S.-China Scientific Research Collaborations in the International Journal of Higher Education Research . As a result, Inside Higher Ed wrote this story about the research.

Professor and Dean Emeritus Ronald W. Marx published Feel Free to Fail Once in a While: We all Do! That's How We Learn from Life's Lessons

Dec. 1, 2019

Professor and Dean Emeritus Ronald W. Marx published Feel Free to Fail Once in a While: We all Do! That's How We Learn from Life's Lessons — a nod to acquired wisdom — in Education Review.

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Assistant Dean Sara Chavarria was named an Arizona Champion

Nov. 1, 2019

Assistant Dean Sara Chavarria (center, in red shirt) was named an Arizona Champion by the Appointed Professionals Advisory Council for her efforts to increase college access to first-generation students and students with limited financial means. Chavarria and other Arizona Champions were celebrated during the homecoming football game.

DPS Smart Talk Interview

Nov. 1, 2019

Department Head and Professor Carl Liaupsin and Assistant Professor of Practice Amanda Tashjian were interviewed on this episode on KVOI Smart Talk, hosted by our Education Policy Center’s Executive Director Robin Hiller.

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Research Professor Penny Rosenblum is starting a new chapter

Nov. 1, 2019

Research Professor Penny Rosenblum is starting a new chapter after working in the college for 20 years: In January, she will be the director of research for the nonprofit American Foundation for the Blind .

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College-choice experiences of first-generation Latinas

Nov. 1, 2019

Associate Professor Desiree Vega and graduate students Jaclyn Wolf, Michele Stathatos, Dylan Barton, Veronica Guzman, and Juanita Arellano published this book chapter about college-choice experiences of first-generation Latinas in First-Generation College Student Research Studies.

Associate Professor Nolan Cabrera was featured as a panelist on Speak Out with Tim Wise

Nov. 1, 2019

Associate Professor Nolan Cabrera was featured as a panelist on Speak Out with Tim Wise for a podcast discussion about affirmative action, the way in which Asian Americans have long been viewed by some as a "model minority," and the recent lawsuit against Harvard for its affirmative-action programs.

Cabrera also spoke with University of Maryland Associate Professor and College of Education Alumna Michelle Espino on her podcast ,...