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Welcome! This site will provide pertinent information on academic policy and procedure, campus support services for instructors who interact with undergraduate students within an academic setting or on an administrative level.

Through the collaborative efforts of  Academic and Transfer Advising Services, the Division of Undergraduate Education,  academic departments and the Teaching Learning + Technology, Faculty Center, the goal is to inform instructors on the academic policy and procedure to support  the student's academic progress.

Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to offer your suggestions or provide feedback on the information provided on this site. Send your suggestions and comments to: randy.thomas@stonybrook.edu.

News and Announcements

 

Provost Lecture Series 

CLAUDE M. STEELE 

Stereotype and Identity Threat: Toward a Science of Diverse Community

Claude M. Steele is a social psychologist and a professor of psychology at UC Berkeley. He has also served in several major academic leadership positions: for the past two years as the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost at UC Berkeley, the three years prior as the I. James Quillen Dean for the School of Education at Stanford University from 2011–2014, and before that as the 21st Provost of Columbia University. Steele has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Education, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the American Philosophical Society.

Steele is recognized as a leader in the field of social psychology and for his commitment to the systematic application of social science to problems of major societal significance. He is best known for his work on stereotype threat and its application to minority student academic performance. His earlier work dealt with research on the self (e.g., self-image, self-affirmation) as well as the role of self-regulation in addictive behaviors. In 2010, he released his book, Whistling Vivaldi and Other Clues to How Stereotypes Affect Us, summarizing years of research on stereotype threat and the underperformance of minority students in higher education.

Co-sponsor: Division of Undergraduate Education

For complete information on the Provost Lecture Series, click here.

      Date:   Thursday, March 2, 2017
      Time:   10:30 am 
 Location:   Wang Center Theater


University Libraries Upcoming Events

 Colloquium Series

Travels of a Digital Projects Librarian: Nairobi, Kenya and The Leakey Papers  by Victoria Pilato

3D printing programs in Academic Health Science Libraries by James Saragossi

    Date:   February 16, 2017
    Time:   1:00-2:00 pm
Location:  Special Collections Seminar Room

          

 School of Journalism Presents

DEAN BAQUET
Pulitzer-Prize winter Executive Editor of  The New York Times

The School of Journalism is pleased to present Dean Baquet, the Pulitzer-Prize winning Executive Editor of The New York Times, in a freewheeling discussion about coverage of the White House, fake news, the future of journalism and how the most influential newspaper in America makes its decisions.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Staller Center for the Arts. Doors open at 7:00pm

The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/my-life-as-speaker-series-ny-times-executive-editor-dean-baquet-tickets-31357700727  to reserve your ticket.

For more information visit stonybrook.edu/journalism or call (631) 632-1179

 

 

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