Imagining the Future of Urban Education and Mental Health

Putting Research to Work for Children, Families, and Communities

Please join us in celebrating IHDSC's 10th anniversary! We will be featuring short presentations highlighting work by IHDSC-affiliated students, faculty, and alumni, as well as a panel discussion between representatives of community-based organizations and foundations.

January 25, 2018, 5:30pm-8:00pm
Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life
238 Thompson Street, 5th Floor Grand Hall

5:30pm  Opening Remarks

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5:50pm  "On the Ground" Presentations:

"Choice Alone is Not the Solution to School Segregation"
Chantal Hailey, Doctoral Candidate and IES-PIRT fellow, Sociology, NYU

“Schools Provide a Lot More Than Instruction”
Dr. Michah Rothbart, Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs, Syracuse University; and alumnus of NYU Wagner and IES-PIRT

“Mental Health in Context: Shifting Paradigms to Change Systems”
Dr. Shabnam Javdani, Assistant Professor, Applied Psychology, NYU

6:30pm  Panel discussion

Introductions by Dr. J. Lawrence Aber, Willner Family Professor of Psychology and Public Policy and University Professor, NYU

Moderator: Melinda D. Anderson, Contributing Writer, The Atlantic


7:15pm  Reception

Keep the conversation going on Twitter: #nyuihdsc10