Unleashing Children's Potential: The Power of Innovative Policy

UChicago 125th Anniversary Event


"Unleashing Children's Potential: The Power of Innovative Policy"


November 17, 2015

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

In celebration of the University of Chicago's 125th anniversary, this event will feature Professor and Director of the Center for Human Potential and Public Policy Ariel Kalil and Professor and former Harris Dean Susan Mayer. Kalil and Mayer co-direct the Behavioral Insights and Parenting (BIP) Lab at Chicago Harris, which applies behavioral science tools to support parental engagement in low-income families. They will speak about their innovative research at the BIP Lab and their efforts to advance knowledge for improving the lives of children around the world.

Opening remarks will be made by:

Joan Harris, president and past chair, Irving Harris Foundation
Diana Rauner, president, Ounce of Prevention Fund
Daniel Diermeier, Dean, Chicago Harris

The event will take place at:

The Wit
201 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601

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For more information, please contact Bora Un.

To learn more about the BIP Lab and the Parents and Children Together project, listen to this podcast from Radio Harris.