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New systematic reviews on 4-H public speaking programs and volunteer engagement

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How can 4-H youth programs improve volunteer recruitment and retention? What is the impact of 4-H public speaking programs? The latest BCTR systematic translational reviews (STRs) address these questions. These topics were proposed to the BCTR Research Synthesis Project as questions that needed addressing with the best existing...

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BCTR researchers highlighted in spring Talks at Twelve series

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The center is pleased to announce the speakers in our spring 2016 Talks at Twelve series. Talks at Twelve are held in the Beebe Hall second floor conference room and lunch is served. These talks are free and open to all. No RSVP or registration is required, but...

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Engaging Cornell students to study adolescent sexual health in the digital age

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BCTR researchers Janis Whitlock (director, Cornell Research Program on Self-Injury and Recovery) and Jane Powers (director, ACT for Youth) have joined forces to study how technology impacts teen sexual behavior. Their project Adolescent Sexual Health in the Digital Age explores youth...

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Workshop: Creating and Presenting a Successful Poster - Friday, April 8, 2016

Creating and Presenting a Successful Poster
1:00 - 2:30 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Workshop: Planning and Conducting Focus Groups - Friday, March 4, 2016

Planning and Conducting Focus Groups
1:00 - 2:30 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Workshop: Organizing and Managing a Research Project - Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Organizing and Managing a Research Project
1:30 - 2:30 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Andrew Turner - Thursday, May 12, 2016

Exploring the Building Blocks of Disruptive Innovation in Cornell Cooperative Extension
12:00-1:00 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Charles Izzo and Elliott Smith - Thursday, March 10, 2016

Creating Conditions for Healthy Development in Residential Youth Care Settings: Recent Findings from the CARE Program
12:00-1:00 PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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NDACAN’s federal funding renewed

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Congrats to the National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect (NDACAN)! NDACAN has been awarded a new federal contract to continue operating in the BCTR. The sponsor is the Children’s Bureau within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children...

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Talks at Twelve: Carol Devine and Elaine Wethington - Monday, February 22, 2016

Large and Small Life Events among Overweight and Obese Black and Latino Adults in a Behavior Change Trial
12:00-1:00PM
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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