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CSSH Endnotes: May 2016

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Excerpts from the CSSH website full article found here. Two current CSSH students and one recent alumna have earned Fulbright scholarships. Esther Laaninen, human services and international affairs combined major, was awarded the 2016 Fulbright Scholarship to be an English Teaching Assistant in Colombia. Esther participated in an intensive academic program paired with a substantial service-learning…
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Published On: May 4, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,
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“The Land” sparks fascinating conversation on play

Panelists (from left to right) Anna Housley Juster Ph.D, Child Development & Play Consultant, Wheelock College; Erin Davis, filmmaker; Peter Gray Ph.D, Research Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Boston College and author of Free to Learn; Marisa Luse, Campus Engagement Coordinator and Special Assistant to the Director of Neighborhood Partnerships and Programs, Northeastern University

On a Monday night, as the temperature dipped below freezing, dozens of Northeastern University students filed into a large lecture hall in West Village F. Piling slices of fresh bread, goat cheese, and spicy hummus onto plates, students took their seats and anxiously waited for this adventure play documentary to begin. The film ran approximately…
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Published On: November 23, 2016 | Tags: ,,,
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Woof Magazine Publishes Behind the SMILE

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Woof Magazine features student Laney Chase in its article Behind the SMILE (Suicide and Mental Illness Education), written by student Maya Bur. The article explores the rise in suicide rates on college campuses, and how universities can combat the epidemic.  https://issuu.com/woof-mag/docs/woof_issue17  

Published On: November 10, 2016 |
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Nominations due 12/9 for 2016-2017 Course-Community Collaboration Award

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The Course-Community Collaboration Award celebrates excellence within the Service-Learning Program at Northeastern University…
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Published On: October 31, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,
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Hiring S-L Teaching Assistants and Street Team Members for Spring 2017!

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Applications are due Wednesday, November 9th. Undergraduate and graduate students welcome…
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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month: One Love Foundation

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We are looking for students from organizations across campus who are interested in becoming peer trainers so that they can bring the One Love workshop (which uses video and discussion) back to their group (and possibly to other groups!)…
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Published On: October 17, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,
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AERA Announces the 2017 Undergraduate Student Education Research Training Workshop

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The American Educational Research Association (AERA) is pleased to announce the AERA Undergraduate Student Education Research Training Workshop. The workshop, led by junior and senior scholars, will give fellows an overview of how education research is designed across fields, how quantitative and qualitative research methods are used in studies, and how research is applied to education policy and practice…
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Published On: October 12, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,
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HS Dialogue 2017

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HS Dialogues 2017 are now announced! ..
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Published On: October 7, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,,,
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The CSSH Teaching Awards 

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Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor and in recognition of the excellent teaching provided by faculty and graduate students in our college, the College of Social Sciences and Humanities is pleased to solicit nominations for the following annual awards: OUTSTANDING TEACHING AWARD: TENURED/ TENURE-TRACK open to any tenured or tenure-track faculty member in…
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Published On: September 29, 2016 | Tags: ,,
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The Finale: Reflection on London Dialogue of Civilization

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By Roxanne Anderson I arrived home from Europe last night after a long time away from home. It is great to be back with my family, and I’m excited to see my friends. However, I can’t help but to feel that something is different about me upon my return. I feel more independent, knowledgeable and…
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Published On: June 24, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,,
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Bidding adieu to London

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By Chrissy Beluk The end of London was nothing short of a whirlwind. There was a unanimous agreement that the month had simply flown by way too quickly. Looking back at it now, I think the reason our group was sad to leave was because of how truly welcomed we felt at our host organizations….
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Published On: June 20, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,
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