Dr. Lynn Sacco, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, will speak at the Ron Morrow Lecture Series on the topic “Act Like a Man: Easier Said Than Done…what it means to be a man and how nobody really knows what that means.” The presentation will be held Wed, Feb. 17, 5 pm, in Killian 102. Q&A session to follow. All are welcome.
Tanya Poole will lead a Project WILD workshop on Saturday December 5 from 9-3:30 in Killian 102. The workshop is open to all interested educators. Project WILD is a wildlife-focused conservation education program for K-12 educators . Participants receive a K-12 curriculum and activity guide with integrated and student-centered lesson plans. Register at: https://goo.gl/A1Nngx For more information, contact Patricia Bricker.
Break By the Lake, an annual conference for Student Service Personnel organized by the Counseling faculty, was held October 2nd at Lake Logan Episcopal Center. Over 150 personnel attended from 10 different school districts for a wide variety of training sessions. The main presenters were Dale Brotherton, professor of counseling, and Jennifer Pharr Davis, current Appalachian Trail overall fastest time record holder.
Dr. Rajni Shankar-Brown, associate professor at Stetson University, delivered a training session to the CEAP faculty and staff on diversity on Wednesday, August 12. This kicks off our college’s year long emphasis on diversity.
Jennifer Bolden, assistant professor and director of the Behavior and Learning Laboratory at the University of Tennessee, spoke at the Psychology Colloquium on Wed. April 15. Her topic was “Adult ADHD and Central Executive Processes: An examination of ADHD-related Central Executive Processes and Physiological Processes.”