Brown Bag Research & Development Presentations

All interested faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited to attend and allowed to bring your lunch. Presentations are from 12 to 1 p.m., Wednesdays, Shoemaker Building, Room 0114.

September 14

Speakers: Heidi Alvarez & Laura Ardito, University of Maryland SAFE Center for Human Trafficking Survivors
Topic: Providing Trauma-Informed Services to Survivors of Human Trafficking


September 21

Speakers: Marisa Franco, M.S., Counseling Center Intern
Topic: An Examination of Experiences of Racial Identity Invalidation Among Multiracial Individuals


October 5

Speakers: Jo Ann Hutchinson, Ph.D. & Tessa DiPerri, M.A., Accessibility and Disability Service
Topic: Accommodation Standards for Students with Disabilities


October 19

Speakers: Jennifer Roberts, DrPH., Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology
Topic: Kids, Let’s Stand Up!: Findings from the Built Environment and Active Play (BEAP) Study


October 26

Speakers: Heidi Hutman, M.A., Counseling Center Intern
Topic: Predictors of Supervisee Nondisclosure: Relational and Cultural Considerations


November 2

Speakers: Michelle Espino, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Student Affairs
Topic: Stress and Coping: Undocumented Student Experiences in Maryland


November 9

Speakers: Jen Golbeck, Ph.D., Associate Professor, College of Information Studies
Topic: Big Social Data


November 16

Speakers: Janelle Wong, Ph.D., Professor and Director of Asian American Studies
Topic: The Asian American Community: Old Fictions, New Facts


November 30

Speakers: Alex Shackman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Topic: Neurobiological Bases of Dispositional Anxiety