Laurie Powers and Lee Ann Phillips, Regional Research Institute faculty, with M. Kane presented “Youth Taking Charge of Their Lives” at the Research to Action: Social Determinants of Health Symposium at Portland State University, Feb. 28.
Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, co-presented an invited plenary, titled “Wraparound for a New Era,” at the 27th Annual Children’s Mental Health Research and Policy Conference in Tampa, Fla., March 3.
PSU's Community Chorus invites new and returning members to join the choir for spring term. Rehearsals are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 to 12:50 p.m. in the Choir Room (Cramer Hall 453). The choir's first rehearsal is Tuesday, April 8. Anyone can join. There is no audition and the choir consists of all levels of singers. This choir is for current and retired PSU faculty and staff, and alumni.
Lee Ann Phillips, Social Work faculty, and doctoral student Jessica Schmidt, with Maylyn Kane, presented “Building Hope and the My Life Project: Supporting Youth in Special Education and Foster Care” at the 2014 Oregon Association of Vocational Special Needs Personnel Annual Conference: Reaching New Heights! in Hood River, Feb. 21-22.