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February 26, 2008

2008 Summer Institute in Political Psychology

IRiSS is pleased to announce that it is hosting the 2008 Summer Institute in Political Psychology (SIPP) on July 13-August 1,2008. Directed by Stanford Professor Jon Krosnick, SIPP is a three-week intensive training program introducing graduate students and professionals to the world of political psychology scholarship. On-line applications are now being accepted. For information, please visit the SIPP website.

Posted by tanya at 03:58 PM

February 11, 2008

The Internet and Giving

"The Internet and Giving: Which Experiments Matter in 2008?", a talk featuring Lucy Bernholz, Founder and President of Blueprint Research & Design, Inc., will be held Tuesday February 12, 2008 from 4-6 pm at the DK Room in the Haas Center for Public Service. The seminar, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, a program of the Institue for Research in the Social Sciences.

Bernholz is a special fellow of the Synergos Institute and a member of the International Network of Strategic Philanthropy. She is also on the Advisory Boards of the Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equality, YouthGive, Social Venture Partners Bay Area, the National Philanthropic Trust, and The Grantmaking School. Additionally, she serves on the Board of Directors of CompuMentor and is an Advisory Fellow on the Markey Steering Committee of Impact Manager at the Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy at the University of Southern California. She holds an MA and Ph.D. from Stanford University.

Space is limited. Please RSVP to nataliec@stanford.edu

Posted by tanya at 12:19 PM