Previous Events

Associate Professor of Sociology and Education, University of Virginia

Topic: Social Class Inequality in Academic Undermatch: The Role of Social and Cultural Capital
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
CERAS Learning Hall

Professor of economics at the University of Amsterdam (the Netherlands) and fellow of the Tinbergen Institute (Amsterdam) and CESIfo (Munich)

Topic: The performance of school assignment mechanisms in practice
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
CERAS Learning Hall

Professor, University of Michigan

Topic: The Consequences of Mismatch Between Students and College
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
CERAS Learning Hall

Andrea Venezia, Executive Director - EdInsights

Topic: What Does the Common Core Look Like in Practice? Findings from Research on the Implementation of the Common Core in Grades 9-14
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
UCCS Conference Room A, 1130 K Street (lower level), Sacramento

Associate Policy Research Scientist, College Board

Topic: Giving College Credit Where it is Due: Advanced Placement Exam Scores and College Outcomes
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
CERAS Learning Hall

Scott and Donya Bommer Professor of Economics at Stanford University

Topic: The Economics of Online Higher Education
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
CERAS Learning Hall

Professor of Economics, University of Stavanger

Topic: Father Presence and the Intergenerational Transmission of Educational Attainment
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
CERAS Learning Hall
Topic: Remaking College: The Changing Ecology of Higher Education
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Social Science Matrix, 8th Floor, Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley

Michal Kurlaender, University of California, Davis; PACE
Jacob Jackson, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

Topic: California’s Early Assessment Program: Assessing Intended and Unintended Consequences
Friday, March 13, 2015 - 11:30am to 10:00pm
Department of Rehabilitation, 721 Capitol Mall Conference Room 242 (2nd Floor)

Professor, Harvard University

Topic: Why you should worry about Campbell’s Law: Examples of bias from differential inflation
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cubberley 115