Colloquium Series

We are thrilled to share the upcoming presentations for the Maryland Equity Project Colloquium Series this spring!
The seminars are on Wednesday afternoons, with start times varying between 2 and 3:30 pm (ET) to accommodate differences in student/faculty schedules and speaker availability. All events will be virtual, accessed via Zoom: 985 2028 9598.
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Spring 2021

February 

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Dr. Tolani Britton (UC Berkeley)
Does Locked Up Mean Locked Out? The Effects of the Antidrug Abuse Act of 1986 on Black Male Students’ College Enrollment
February 17, 2021
Talk from 2:00 - 3:00 pm (ET)
Zoom meeting ID: 985 2028 9598

 

March

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Dr. David Quinn (USC)
Experimental Effects of “Achievement Gap” News Reporting on Viewers’ Racial Stereotypes
March 24, 2021
Talk from 3:30 - 4:45pm (ET)
Zoom meeting ID: 985 2028 9598

 

 

 

April

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Dr. Carycruz Bueno (Brown)
Bricks and Mortar vs. Computers and Modems: The Impacts of Enrollment in K-12 Virtual Schools
April 14, 2021
Talk from 2:30 - 3:45 pm (ET)
Zoom meeting ID: 985 2028 9598

 

 

 

May

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Dr. Kalena Cortes (Texas A&M)
When behavioral barriers are too high or low: How timing matters for parenting interventions
May 5, 2021
Talk from 2:30 - 3:45 pm (ET)
Zoom meeting ID: 985 2028 9598

 

 

 

Note: For more information on each speaker, please click their name.
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Beginning this Fall, we will feature speakers from different universities the first Friday of every month, on topics aligned to the Maryland Equity Project's research agenda: teachers, schoolsand communitiesThe 2019-2020 academic year will feature 6 guest speakers. Each talk will offer a complimentary lunch beginning at 11:45 am.

Fall 2019

October (Teachers)

Dr. Jane Lincove
Dr. Jane Lincove
Dr. Jane Lincove
When the Walls Come Down: Evidence from New Orleans Teacher Labor Markets in the Absence of Unions, Tenure, and Certification Rules
October 4th, 2019
Talk from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Benjamin Building 2121

 

 

 

November (Teachers)

Seth Gershenson
Dr. Seth Gershenson
Long-term Effect of Same-Race Teachers
November 1st, 2019
Talk from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Benjamin Building 2121

 

 

 

December (Schools)

Dr. Cristobal Rodriguez

Dr. Cristobal Rodriquez
Developing a College Readiness Equity Index: Texas as a Case Study using CRDC Data with National Policy Implications
Decemer 6th, 2019
Talk from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Benjamin Building 2121

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Spring 2020

February (Schools)

Dr. Josh Glazer
Dr. Josh Glazer
Negotiation, Compromise, and Civic Capacity as Resources for Building a Coherent Systems of Teaching and Learning 
February 7th, 2020
Talk from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Benjamin Building 2121

 

 

 

March (Communities)

Dr. Mavis Sanders
   Dr. Mavis Sanders
   Effectiveness of Full-Service Community Schools
   March 6th, 2020
   Talk from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
   Benjamin Building 2121

 

 

 

 

 

April (Communities)

Angela Henneberger
Dr. Angela Henneberger
Long-Run Effect of Concentrated Poverty 
*POSTPONED. Please check back at a later date for more information*
Talk from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Benjamin Building 2121

 

 

Note: For more information on each speaker, please click their name.