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Friday, April 6 2018

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

During this session, Catherine Bradshaw will summarize empirical findings regarding the importance of school-based prevention of behavioral and mental health problems. She will address issues specifically related to implementation supports, tiered interventions, and integrating programs. She...

12:00 pm to 1:15 pm

For decades, genre romance novels featuring heroes and heroines of color were considered niche market fiction, and likewise for "inspirational" romance featuring characters facing spiritual challenges. Now Christian fiction accounts for a massive proportion of the US fiction market, while...

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

(Part of the Global Brazil Conference: Amazon Frontiers) Afukaka Kuikuro is Paramount Chief of the Kuikuro Nation in the Alto Xingu Indigenous Reserve in Mato Grosso state, central Brazil. He has partnered with Michael Heckenberger and other academics to foster groundbreaking collaborative...

5:15 pm to 6:45 pm

(Part of the Global Brazil Conference: Amazon Frontiers) Internationally recognized filmmaker Takumã is President of the Kuikuro Indigenous Association, and grew up in the Ipatse village within the Alto Xingu Indigenous Territory in Mato Grosso state, central Brazil. Trained through Brazil's...