Date posted: November 9th, 2017
This year faculty associate David Kaawa-Mafigiri released the new book “Child Abuse and Neglect in Uganda.” He co-edited the volume with Eddy Walakira. The Schubert Center oversaw publication of the book which is the first collection of research on child abuse in Uganda written by Ugandan researchers. …Read more.
Date posted: September 30th, 2016
On September 20, 2016, more than 30 faculty associates shared their findings in research projects involving children as well as upcoming research they are planning to embark upon in the next year. …Read more.
Date posted: April 4th, 2016
On March 28, the Supreme Court of Ohio announced new rules for limiting the use of shackling in courts for children under 18. The rule creates the presumption that physical restraint will not be used unless the judge supervising the case believes there is a safety threat or a flight risk. …Read more.
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.
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.
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.
Date posted: February 23rd, 2015
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.
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.
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.
Date posted: November 21st, 2014
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.