April 23, 2010

Announcing dissertation seminars

Doctoral students: The seminar portion of your dissertation defense is a public event and must be announced. When you have scheduled your defense, be sure to send Kathy Walter (kwalter@umn.edu) the time, date and place of the event, as well as the title of your dissertation.

Posted by kwalter at 3:16 PM

COMMENCEMENT RECEPTION


The Educational Psychology Department will be hosting a commencement brunch for graduating students and their guests on Friday, May 7, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., in the Education Science Building. This event will celebrate our students who are completing their degrees.

Invitations have been emailed to students who will be participating in commencement ceremonies, have applied to graduate, or who have graduated since fall semester. If you have not received an invitation but fit into one of these groups, please contact Kathy Walter (kwalter@umn.edu or 624-1698) and she'll make sure you receive one.

Posted by kwalter at 3:15 PM

DISSERTATION SEMINARS

The Scholarly Community is cordially invited to share the Final Oral Dissertation presentation by

Timothy Moore

In partial fulfillment of requirements for PhD in Educational Psychology

A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School Of the University of Minnesota

Predictors of Adherence to Treatment by Parents in a Behavioral Intervention Curriculum for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Wednesday, April 28, 2010
10:00-11:00 a.m.
250J Education Sciences Building

COMMITTEE:
Professor Jennifer McComas, chair
Professor Frank Symons, advisor
Professor Travis Thompson
Professor Richard Amado
Professor Joe Reichle

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The Scholarly Community is cordially invited to share the Final Oral Dissertation presentation by

Ava Yang

In partial fulfillment of requirements for PhD in Educational Psychology

A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School Of the University of Minnesota

Career Development of 1.5 Generation Hmong American Women

Tuesday, May 4, 2010
10:00-10:30 a.m.
330 Education Sciences Building


COMMITTEE:
Professor Thomas Skovholt, chair
Professor Michael Goh, advisor
Professor Kay Herting Wahl
Professor Bic Ngo

Posted by kwalter at 3:09 PM

April 21, 2010

Social Science Data Sets

Would you like access to social science data sets for your research?

The U of M Library now has e-access available for the Social Science Electronic Data Library.

Social Science Electronic Data Library

Data collections include:

American Family Data Archive (AFDA)
AIDS/STD Data Archive (AIDS)
Child Well-Being and Poverty Data Archive
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Data Archive
Contextual Data Archive
Data Archive of Social Research on Aging (DASRA)
Data Archive on Adolescent Pregnancy and Pregnancy Prevention (DAAPPP)
Maternal Drug Abuse Data Archive (MDA)
Research Archive on Disability in the U.S. (RADIUS)


More than 500 health and social science datasets from more than 250 studies, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF). SSEDL data archives have been used by thousands of students and professionals at universities and research institutions throughout the United States for more than 20 years.

More information is available about the Library's data services projects:

Data Services at the U of M Library

Posted by kwalter at 8:19 AM

April 9, 2010

DISSERTATION SEMINAR

The Scholarly Community is cordially invited to share the Final Oral Dissertation presentation by

Sandra Sanger

In partial fulfillment of requirements for PhD in Educational Psychology

A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School Of the University of Minnesota

Supervisory Interventions and Reactions following an Attempted or Completed Suicide by a Sueprvisee's Client

Monday, April 19, 2010
2:00-3:00 p.m.
225E Education Sciences Building


COMMITTEE:
Professor Kay Herting Wahl, chair
Professor Patricia McCarthy Veach, advisor
Professor Salina Renninger
Professor Bonnie LeRoy

Posted by kwalter at 3:45 PM