Justice Richard L. Gabriel talks to students today about the career path that led him to become a justice on the Colorado Supreme Court, his call to help people in the criminal justice system, and what it is like to be a lawyer in a highly public case — Justice Richard Gabriel was co-counsel for Michael Jackson in the case of Crystal Cartier v. Michael Jackson.
During Department Time, students interested in writing hear from Shani Petroff, a New York-based author known for her "Bedeviled" series for young adults. Shani discusses her path to becoming a published author, and gives tips to students about how to enter the field.
Craig Derrick, award-winning game industry executive who is known for his creation of Star Wars gaming characters, talks to students during Department Time on how to get into the gaming industry and the various skills required to be a successful creator in the industry.
Psychology + Neuroscience students participate in an ongoing study through The John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Guided by guest speaker Fabiana Alceste, students learn about the study, its research methodology, and preliminary findings.
-Dan Lerner, Speaker, during CORE Day
Guest Speaker Adil Chokairy, owner of Crepes Choupette, discusses the start of his company with students in Business Management. In addition to personal reflections, Mr. Chokairy shares business case studies and works with students to identify opportunities for growth in his business.
Kit Yarrow, award-winning consumer psychologist and Professor Emerita at Golden Gate University, speaks to our Psychology + Neuroscience students about consumer psychology and the various pathways they can take to be successful in the field of Consumerism.
On CORE Day, students reflect and discuss the elements of constructing a happy life. Yale Professor of Psychology Laurie Santos provides a keynote speech, which is followed by round table discussions and break out sessions led by EXPLO faculty.
[QUOTE] Laurie Santos
- Laurie Santos, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and creator of Yale's most popular course, "Psychology and the Good Life," addresses EXPLO students to kick off CORE Day
CORE Day keynote speaker, Laurie Santos, Professor of Psychology at Yale University, gives a distillation of her course on the psychology of happiness (the most popular course ever taught at Yale) and showcases steps to initiate happiness management in school and in life.