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Understanding Stereotype Threat

Location: FM110

Event date: 4/15/2016 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Export event


Deanna Herrera-Thomas and Philip Mancus will provide a session based on the works of Claude Steele (U.C. Berkeley Psychology faculty and Dean Emeritus). Steele's work highlights the internalized stereotypes that can create barriers to success in a variety of areas, and in particular, college achievement. Research findings will be provided and a discussion of proven remedies will follow.
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