President's Distinguished Professor Lecture

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California State University, Los Angeles
Academic Senate
 
presents
 
Cal State LA President's Distinguished Professor Lecture with Andrea Zetlin - Tuesday, Macrh 1, 2016 - 1:30 p.m. - Golden Eagle Ballroom 1
 
 
ADDRESSING EDUCATION INEQUALITIES
FOR VULNERABLE STUDENT POPULATIONS
 
TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2016
1:30 P.M.
GOLDEN EAGLE BALLROOM 2
Reception to follow immediately after the lecture at Golden Eagle Ballroom 1.
 
Please confirm your attendance by Friday, February 26, 2016 by completing the form below.
 
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ANDREA ZETLIN
Special Education and Counseling
 
Dr. Andrea Zetlin is a dedicated advocate for children and families and is recognized for her extensive research in the education of youth in foster care.
 
Zetlin’s research led schools to establish educational liaisons, whose role is to communicate with foster youth. Her research also helped prompt state and federal legislation to support foster youth. She has authored many book chapters and refereed journals, and presents regularly at professional conferences.
 
Zetlin created the C. Lamar Mayer Learning Center, a Saturday literacy development program at Cal State LA for local children with and without disabilities. With a grant from the U.S. Department of Education, she helped launch the Murchison School Center featuring family resources and a pediatric health clinic. The center was the first of its kind in Los Angeles County.
 
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Questions about the event?  Please contact the Cal State LA Academic Senate office at (323) 343-3750 or email AcademicSenate@calstatela.edu.

 

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