Date posted: October 5th, 2015
On October 1, 2015, Dr. Annemarie Grassi, CEO of Open Doors Academy, opened the 2015-2016 Schubert Center Conversation series with the talk, “The Fish vs the Fisherman: Equipping Youth with the Tools to Thrive.” Dr. …Read more.
Date posted: October 2nd, 2014
The Schubert Center began its 2014-2015 Conversation Series Exploring Equity and Resilience in Childhood on September 23 with Charlotte Patterson, PhD, a University of Virginia Professor of Psychology and Director of the Women, Gender and Sexuality Program. …Read more.
Date posted: March 28th, 2014
Date posted: March 4th, 2014
The Schubert Center is a proud film sponsor of “The Dark Matter of Love,” a documentary that connects the research of developmental psychologist Dr. Robert Marvin with a family building relationships with their newly-adopted children. …Read more.
Date posted: February 28th, 2014
On Thursday, February 27, 2014, the Schubert Center hosted a panel of three experts on youth and violence as part of the 2013-2014 Schubert Center Conversation Series. Jim Adams, CEO of the Geauga County Board of Mental Health and Recovery Services, Jean Frank, manager of community initiatives at the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods, and Jeff Kretschmar, research assistant professor at the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, came together to provide perspectives on youth and violence prevalence, prevention and response. …Read more.
Date posted: February 12th, 2014
On February 6, 2014, the Schubert Center co-hosted a day-long seminar on child well-being. The event was sponsored by the Schubert Center and the Haruv Institute of Jerusalem and co-sponsored by Springer Publishers. …Read more.
Date posted: February 7th, 2014
On January 10, 2014, the Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP), the American Bar Association (ABA) Center on Children and the Law, and the Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services, in partnership with the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Office of the Cuyahoga County Public Defender, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, Juvenile Division, and the Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Law and Schubert Center for Child Studies presented “Raising the Bar for Parental Representation and Improving Child Welfare Outcomes,” a legal symposium focusing on quality legal representation for parents as an effective strategy to improve child welfare outcomes. …Read more.
Date posted: January 28th, 2014
On January 23, 2014, the Schubert Center co-hosted Robert Needlman, MD, professor at the CWRU School of Medicine and pediatric physician at MetroHealth Medical Center, Sari Feldman, MA, executive director of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, and Linda Williams, PhD, senior director of education at WVIZ/PBS ideastream. …Read more.
Date posted: November 20th, 2013
On Friday November 8, 2013, the Schubert Center, in co-sponsorship with the Center for Innovative Practices at the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education in the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, hosted Edward Mulvey, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh. …Read more.
Date posted: October 24th, 2013
It is estimated nearly 1 in 52 children will have a parent who is incarcerated during their lifetime; on any given day, more than 1.5 million children have a parents serving a sentence in a state or federal prison. …Read more.
Date posted: October 18th, 2013
On October 14, the Schubert Center in collaboration with Sigma Xi, Science Cafe Cleveland, and the Departments of Anthropology, Psychology and Sociology hosted Dennis K. Norman, Professor of Psychology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Faculty Chair for the Harvard University Native American Program, and Associate Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School. …Read more.
Date posted: October 4th, 2013
On September 26, the Schubert Center hosted Emily Bazelon, author and senior editor at Slate.com, for a talk titled Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy. …Read more.