A Simple Way to Boost Minority Test Scores (August 9, 2013). | view article
Race Undercover: the Matter of Bias in the Zimmerman Trial (August 7, 2013).
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Valerie participated in a teleconference roundtable of leading critical race scholars, social scientists, journalists, lawyers, and thought leaders, for a talk titled: Standing Our Ground For Trayvon Martin, on July 24th, 2013. | visit site
Valerie was mentioned in an article titled, How to build a better teacher, from Slate Magazine on July 25th, 2012. | view article
Valerie was mentioned in an article titled, The Only One, from Essence Magazine on May 15th, 2013. | view article
The Closet Is Real, and It's Bad (March 19th, 2013). | view article
Jodi Foster's Divided Self. Psychology Today (January 26th, 2013). | view article
Valerie was mentioned in an article from the American Psychological Association called “Closing the Achievement Gap” in September 2011. | view article
Valerie gave a keynote address on stereotype threat at the Columbia Business School Social Enterprise Leadership Forum “Managing Schools to Improve Teacher Performance” in June 2013. | watch via youtube instead
Valerie gave a talk at the Columbia Business School about Inclusive Leadership, Stereotyping and the Brain in March 2010. | watch via site instead
Valerie was featured in five talks at The Takeaway in 2009 and 2010:
You Can’t Say That On Television: NPR Correspondent Loses
His Job After Making Racially Tinged Remarks on FOX (October 22nd, 2010).
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Can We Close the Racial Achievement Gap in Our Schools?
(April 1st, 2010). | listen via site instead
Experts Weigh in on Early High School Graduation
(February 19th, 2010). | listen via site instead
Sibling Rivalry Frequent but not Foregone
(October 5th, 2009). | listen via site instead
Positive Affirmations Help Improve Some Students Test Scores
(April 17th, 2009). | listen via site instead
“Fight the Power” vs. “I have a dream”: Implicit power modulates how African Americans talk about historical racial injustice with WhitesTalk to be given at the Groups Pre-Conference for the annual meeting of the Society for Experimental Social Psychology (SESP) in celebration of theory and research inspired by Thomas Pettigrew and SPSSI. Claremont Hotel, Berkeley, CA.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Racial justice on trial? What is the verdict after the summer of 2013?Valerie Purdie-Vaughns to participate in a panel discussion to be given at the "Racial justice on trial? What is the verdict after the summer of 2013?" Panel. Sponsored by Intersectionality and Policy Studies, Center for Institutional and Social Change, and African American Policy Forum. Jerome Green Hall, Columbia University, New York, NY.
Monday, October 7, 2013
Using social psychology to rethink diversity: Psychological factors influencing the inclusion of stigmatized groupsTalk to be given at Social Brown Bag Seminar in the UCONN Department of Psychology. University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.
Wednesday, November 5, 2013
The Structure of Equality: Case-By-Case Versus Group Selection Decisions and Demographic DiversityTalk to be given at the Group Processes and Intergroup Relations (GPIR) pre-conference at annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.
Thursday, February 13, 2014