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Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Honoring Them, and Why They Serve

Honoring Them, and Why They Serve

September 15
September 15
September 12

Alliant Provost Russ Newman Receives Diversity Visionary Award

Alliant International University would like to congratulate Provost Russ Newman, recipient of the Diversity Visionary Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. INSIGHT Into Diversity’s Visionary Awards recognize individuals who have made significant past and present contributions to diversity in higher education. Each Diversity Visionary Award recipient has made an indelible mark in broadening diversity and inclusion at their college or university. Dr. Newman is deeply committed to Alliant’s […]

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September 11

Industrial-Organizational Psychology Named America’s Fastest-Growing Job

According to USA Today, Industrial-Organizational Psychology was named America’s fasted-growing job. The article states: “Industrial organizational psychologists are anticipated to be the fastest growing job in the U.S. in the 10 years through 2022. The BLS estimates that in the 10-year period through 2022, employment of industrial-organizational psychologists will rise more than 53%, dramatically higher than the growth rates for all jobs and for other […]

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September 11

Is Universal Screening Worth the Investment for Schools?

Universal Screening in Educational Settings: Evidence-Based Decision Making for Schools, edited by Ryan J. Kettler, Todd A. Glover, Craig A. Albers, and Kelly A. Feeney-Kettler, addresses the utility of universal screenings in schools for assessing academic competencies and the socioemotional and behavioral needs of students. The book provides guidance for implementing universal screening in educational settings and framing the approach within a Response to Intervention […]

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September 05

2014 Roster of “Top Doctors” Includes Dr. Annette Ermshar for Second Year

Pasadena Magazine has named faculty member in the California School of Forensic Studies Annette Ermshar, Ph.D. a “Top Doctor” for 2014. This is Ermshar’s second consecutive year being chosen for the list. Now in its seventh year, the “Top Doctors” edition of Pasadena Magazine is an annual recognition of doctors practicing in the San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles areas. Recipients are nominated and then voted […]

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September 04

Strong Health Policy or the Nanny State?

In their review of A Big Fat Crisis, Mary Ellen Olbrisch and Lauren King question how realistic author Deborah Cohen’s policy recommendations are with respect to supermarket, restaurant, and food industry products and advertising. Whereas Cohen focuses on the failure of individuals’ approaches to control obesity, the reviewers provide insight into how the public health approach to the obesity problem has been received and suggest some reasons for negative reactions […]

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September 02

Attn: Students & Early Career Alums! Special APAGS Events in SF & LA Sept. 20-21: “What They Didn’t Teach Me in Graduate School”

APAGS on the Road – Events in LA  and SF Click here for a PDF flyer September 20, 2014 Los Angeles, Calif. What They Didn’t Teach Me in Graduate School When: Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 Time: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Where: University of Southern California USC Davidson Conference Center 3415 South Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90089 Map (PDF, 74KB) Join the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students  (APAGS) for a […]

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August 20

Sept. 13 Women’s Mindfulness Retreat with Horses, hosted by CSPP Alumna near Los Angeles

WOMEN’S MINDFULNESS MORNING RETREAT at DENIM ‘n DIRT Join CSPP alumna Dr. Wick and the Denim ‘n Dirt EAGL team for a Mindfulness Women’s Retreat. Description: “Let us help you begin to rebalance, de-stress and enjoy the journey! Partner with our human and equine team to practice MINDFULNESS by developing an intentional state of awareness- reconnecting to your “inner compass.” By practicing mindfulness and connecting […]

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