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IHDSC Events

The Institute of Human Development and Social Change hosts and co-sponsors a variety of events, including the IES-PIRT Proseminar Series, annual research conferences, and workshops. To receive email notifications about events, please join our mailing list. Unless otherwise noted, events are open to the public and only require an RSVP to attend if you are unaffiliated with NYU.

Upcoming Events

From Understanding Inequality to Reducing Inequality

How does a discipline move from investigating a problem to investigating responses? Join us for a virtual panel and discussion on the potential of research to help build and strengthen efforts to address inequality.

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IHDSC Conferences and Events

The Institute of Human Development hosts a variety of events including an annual conference, guest speakers, panel discussions, and more.

Proseminar Series

In addition to funding doctoral students from the seven affiliated departments across NYU the program includes a proseminar series. The series brings together presentations by both NYU and external experts who will help to introduce, reintroduce, and consolidate students' advanced understanding of the concepts of internal, external, construct, and statistical validity.

Recent Events:

Reimagining the Role of Schools in Society: A Conversation and Call to Action

We face an unprecedented opportunity to reexamine long-standing assumptions and to include voices that have been marginalized in the construction of our current education systems. How do we take this moment as an opportunity to re...

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Perspectives on A Roadmap To Reducing Child Poverty

Dr. J. Lawrence Aber and Dr. Benard Dreyer served on the expert committee and co-authored A Roadmap to Reducing Childhood Poverty. On Wednesday, October 30th, Drs. Aber and Dreyer offered their perspectives on the report and discussed the proposed policies and programs with Jennifer Jones-Austin and Dr. Xavier de Souza Briggs.

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