PA071: Recruitment of Diverse School Psychology Graduate Students as Social Justice

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 11:00 AM–11:50 AM

Description:

This session presents research related to recruiting diverse school psychology students within a social justice framework. Participants should gain an understanding of: (a) research related to recruiting diverse students into school psychology programs; (b) successful research-based strategies for recruiting diverse graduate students; (c) directions for future research and practice regarding recruiting diverse graduate students. A potential benefit includes supporting efforts to diversify the profession.

Speaker(s):

Sherrie Proctor, Queens College, City University of New York, Flushing, NY; Chamane Simpson, The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York, NY; Jacqui Levin, The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York, NY; Laura Hackimer, The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York, NY