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Dodge Testifies about Family Connects' Positive Outcomes

Kenneth Dodge, Pritzker Professor of Early Learning Policy Studies and Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, testified before the personnel subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee about the results of the Family Connects program and the potential benefits of that nurse home visiting program for military communities across the nation. You can read his remarks here and view his comments on C-Span by clicking the link below.

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Lansford to Discuss Adapting Evaluation and Data Plans for the Covid-19 Pandemic

November 13, 2020

Jennifer Lansford will speak December 2 in a session called “Adapting Evaluation and Data Plans for the Covid-19 Pandemic” as part of the Promise Neighborhoods National Network Conference hosted by the U.S. Department of Education and supported by the Urban Institute.

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Gifford to Discuss Counteracting Perverse Incentives in Academic Research

October 29, 2020

Beth Gifford will be part of an open discussion about perverse Incentives in academic research, their impact on research integrity, and institutional resources to overcome them on November 19 from 10-11:30 a.m. via Zoom. Hosted by the Duke Office of Scientific Integrity.

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Inequality Has Been Building for Decades in the U.S., but Experts Say the Pandemic ‘Ripped It Open’

October 23, 2020

– featuring William “Sandy” Darity.