Schubert Center for Child Studies

Faculty Associate Maureen Hack Passes Away

Date posted: June 9th, 2015

The Schubert Center extends sincere condolences to the family of Maureen Hack, Professor of Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology, who passed away recently. Dr. Hack conducted groundbreaking research on long term outcomes for prematurely born children. …Read more.

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CFSY Logo

Schubert Supports New Guidelines for Children Facing Life in Prison

Date posted: March 13th, 2015

The Schubert Center endorsed a new report of guidelines for representing children who face a life sentence. The report, Trial Defense Guidelines: Representing a Child Client Facing a Possible Life Sentence was released by the Campaign for Fair Sentencing of Youth (CFSY) on March 11. …Read more.

On Becoming a Teen Mom Book Cover
On Becoming a Teen Mom Book Cover

Faculty Associate Releases New Co-Authored Book

Date posted: February 23rd, 2015

Faculty associate Mary Erdmans and sociology professor Tim Black have released a new book, “Life Before Pregnancy: On Becoming a Teen Mom.” This new book examines the lives of 108 working class adolescent mothers in Connecticut to examine their different trajectories to motherhood.  …Read more.

Faculty Associates Receive $2.5 Million Grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

Date posted: February 23rd, 2015

Faculty associates Sonia Minnes and Lynn Singer received a $2.5 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to launch the next phase of their Project Newborn research. …Read more.

Celeste Juvenile Justice
Celeste Juvenile Justice

BlogTalkRadio Podcast Hosts Child Policy Director to Discuss Ohio Juvenile Justice Reforms

Date posted: February 9th, 2015

Gabriella Celeste, Director of Child Policy, was featured on BlogTalkRadio on February 5 to discuss, “Getting it Right: Realigning Juvenile Corrections in Ohio to Reinvest in What Works.”

The episode, “Quick Take Ohio: Recognizing the Journey in Ohio’s Juvenile Corrections System” is available to stream online. …Read more.

Korbin Headshot
Korbin Headshot

Director Appointed to ChildFund International Board of Directors

Date posted: January 27th, 2015

Jill E. Korbin, PhD, Director of the Schubert Center for Child Studies, Associate Dean in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Lucy Adams Leffingwell Professor of Anthropology, was appointed as a member of the ChildFund International Board of Directors last week. …Read more.

Adolescent Brain Development Training Flyer
Adolescent Brain Development Training Flyer

Faculty Associate to Lead Training on Teen Brain for Prosecutor’s Office

Date posted: January 20th, 2015

Andrew Garner, MD, PhD, FAAP, Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the CWRU School of Medicine, and Schubert Center Faculty Associate, will give a presentation on “The Adolescent Brain: Still Under Construction” this Friday, January 23 at 3:00pm at the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, 9300 Quincy Avenue, 1st floor media room. …Read more.

Facing Race Panel
Facing Race Panel

Child Policy Director Speaks at Facing Race Conference

Date posted: November 21st, 2014

Schubert Center Child Policy Director Gabriella Celeste, JD, attended Facing Race: A National Conference, presented by Race Forward, in Dallas, Texas November 14-16, 2014. …Read more.

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pattersonpanel

LGBT Parenting Explored in Conversation Series Kick-Off Event

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.

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gabriella2

Director of Child Policy Receives Beech Brook Award for Exceptional Service to Children

Date posted: September 21st, 2014

 

The Schubert Center congratulates Gabriella Celeste, the Director of Child Policy, for receiving the 2014 Suzanne Brookhart Harrison Award for Exceptional Service to Children. She received the award at the 162nd Annual Meeting of the Beech Brook Board of Directors, where she addressed “Why Being a Voice for Children Matters Today- More Than Ever.”
 
 
 
 
  …Read more.

Photo of Sandra Russ
Photo of Sandra Russ

Faculty Associate Sandra Russ Recognized as a Distinguished University Professor

Date posted: August 27th, 2014

The Schubert Center congratulates Faculty Associate Sandra Russ on her appointment to Distinguished University Professor. The designation of Distinguished University Professor is the highest honor that the university bestows on faculty members. …Read more.

Schubert Center Director and Faculty Associates Receive $2.3 Million to Examine Neighborhood Influence on Child Maltreatment

Date posted: May 2nd, 2014

Schubert Center Director, Jill Korbin, along with faculty associates Jim Spilsbury, Claudia Coulton and David Crampton received a $2.3 million grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to investigate how neighborhoods influence child maltreatment rates. …Read more.