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RESEARCH IN ACTION SERIES
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2022 PAST EVENTS

May 19, 2022

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Photo Research in Action Greg O'Corry-Crowe
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Conserving Turtles from Egg to Sea

Sean Williamson, Ph.D.,
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Marine Biology Lab
in Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

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May 12, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Greg O'Corry-Crowe
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Can We Save the World's Coral Reefs?

Joshua D. Voss, Ph.D.,
Associate Research Professor
Coral Reef and Molecular Ecology Team
in FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute

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May 5, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Greg O'Corry-Crowe
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Why Are Stereotypes Bad for Your Health?

Chad Forbes, Ph.D.,
Associate Professor of Psychology
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
and FAU's Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute

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April 28, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Greg O'Corry-Crowe
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Let's Talk About Toxic Blooms' Bite on Bull Sharks

Lauran Brewster, Ph.D.,
Postdoctoral Fellow in the Fisheries Ecology and Conservation Lab
in FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute

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March 31, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Adele Stewart
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Debunking Myths: Does Your Sex Shape Your Behavior?

Adele Stewart, Ph.D.,
Research Assistant Professor, Biomedical Science
FAU's Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute

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March 24, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Tarsha Jones
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Disparities in Breast Cancer and Genetic Testing Among Young Breast Cancer Survivors

Tarsha Jones, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor
Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing

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March 17, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Hari Kalva
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Discover How Machines See Video

Hari Kalva, Ph.D.,
Associate chair and Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
College of Engineering and Computer Science

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March 3, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Shirley Pomponi
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Can Sustainable Marine Resources Help Treat Humans?

Shirley Pomponi, Ph.D.,
Research Professor, Sponge Biotechnology Systematics,
Cell and Molecular Biology in
FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute

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Feb. 24, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Michael DeDonno
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Innocence Denied: (Re)Considering Literary Depictions of Black Girlhood

Sondra Bickham Washington, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor of American Literature,
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,
Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College

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Feb. 17, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Greg O'Corry-Crowe
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Is Blood Thicker Than Sea Water? Dive Into the Family Ties of Whales

Greg O'Corry-Crowe, Ph.D.,
Research Professor in
Population Biology and Behavioral Ecology in
FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute

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Feb. 10, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Michael DeDonno
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In Search for the Fountain of Youth: Does it Really Exist?

Michael A. DeDonno, Ph.D.,
Research Psychologist and Associate Professor,
College of Education and Charles E. Schmidt
College of Medicine

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Jan. 27, 2022

Virtual

Photo Research in Action Michael DeDonno
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Learn How Toddlers Become Bilingual

Erika Hoff, Ph.D.,
Professor in the Department of Psychology
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

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