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Linda Tropp celebrates publishing of Making Research Matter: A Psychologist's Guide to Public Engagement

The Public Engagement Project presents:
Making Research Matter: ​Sharing Insights on Public Engagement, a celebration of the recently released book, Making Research Matter: A Psychologist's Guide to Public Engagement (Linda Tropp, Editor), for a panel and open discussion on how to engage effectively with diverse public audiences. 

Linda Tropp Edits Psychologist’s Guide to Public Engagement

Psychologist’s Guide to Public Engagement

Linda Tropp has edited a new book “Making Research Matter: A Psychologist’s Guide to Public Engagement.”
The book gathers well-known experts to discuss how researchers can impact a broader audience, by lending their scientific expertise to pressing social issues, current events, and public debates.

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Dr. David Reinhard received a new grant from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) for a research project entitled “De-escalating Conflict in International Rivalries

Dr. David Reinhard

Dr. David Reinhard, a new Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Psychology of Peace a Violence Program working under the supervision of Dr. Bernhard Leidner, received a new grant from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP). His research project entitled “De-escalating Conflict in International Rivalries” aims to understand how rivalries between nations can lead to conflict escalation, and whether this understanding can be leveraged for conflict reduction and prevention.

Linda Tropp gave an invited talk at HeroiKon Conference in Budapest, Hungary

Linda tropp gave an invited talk at HeroiKon Conference in Budapest, Hungary

Linda Tropp gave an invited talk at the HeroiKon Conference in Budapest, Hungary on October 4, 2017 entitled "Transforming Group Relations Through Contact: Changing Attitudes, Pursuing Peace, and Promoting Social Justice"

She discussed how and why contact can promote more positive attitudes and relations between groups, and how it can motivate members of  advantaged groups to engage in activism for equality and social justice.

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