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Purdue Libraries and School of Information Studies Presents Open Science Talk Series

October 9th, 2023

Join us on October 23rd from 2:00 to 3:30 PM in WALC 1121 for our new talk series on Open Science. Dr. Brent Roberts, psychology professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will discuss “Replication crisis 2.0: How far have we come and how far do we need to go?” Dr. Roberts’ primary research is dedicated to understanding the patterns of continuity and change in personality across the decades of adulthood and the mechanisms that affect these patterns.

About the Series
The Open Science talk series is co-sponsored by Libraries and School of Information Studies, the College of Health and Human Sciences, and the Office of Research. This new series stands in line with 2023 being the “Year of Open Science,” as declared by the The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, which includes a number of initiatives to advance open and equitable research, including new grant funding, improvements in research infrastructure, broadened research participation for emerging scholars, and expanded opportunities for public engagement.

Coming Up Next
Mark your calendar for the next talk on November 6th from 3:00 to 4:15 PM in WALC 2088, featuring Dr. Fred Oswald, Professor and Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences at Rice University and his talk entitled “Open Science to the Rescue: The Practice, Culture, and Future of Open Science in the Behavioral Sciences.”