Center For Scholars and Storytellers

Recent News Articles Featuring Center for Scholars and Storytellers


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls was a guest on 89.3 KPCC’s AirTalk.


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We are honored to have received the UCLA Pritzker Center Seed Grant.


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls was quoted in The Washington Post.


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CSS Collaborators, Dr. Golinkoff and Dr. Hirsh-Pasek, were mentioned in KQED.


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Kim Wilson Scholar

Co-Director Kim Wilson recently spoke about Media Literacy in Istanbul, Turkey at the TRT International Children’s Media Conference.


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls wrote an opinion piece for CNN.


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CSS Collaborator, Roberta Golinkoff, was quoted in Atlantic.


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Yalda Uhls

Dr. Yalda T. Uhls took part in a panel on unconscious bias at BU Envisions the Future last month at Paramount Pictures Studios.


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We are working on a new TV show called Ink with Paramount TV, with Dana Fox and Dara Resnick as showrunners, Jon M. Chu directing and Anonymous Content as EPs.


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We are honored to have received Grants from the Society for Research in Child Development and the John Templeton Foundation.


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls gave a keynote talk at the Disney Channels Television Group Diversity and Inclusion event.


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls and Co-Director Wilson on Mattel’s new Dream Gap Initiative.


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls was quoted in NBC News.


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Dr. Colleen Russo Johnson was quoted in The Atlantic.


Nafki Challenge

We were extremely honored to have made it to the final round of the esteemed National Academy of Science’s Nakfi Challenge. They began with 80 proposals. Our proposal went through 2 rounds to end up in the final 8.  While we didn’t up getting chosen, we were honored that our proposal was deemed strong enough to make it to the final selection committee (the Presidents of the 3 Academies).


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On 9/22 Meg LeFauve (Inside Out) and Dr. Yalda T. Uhls moderated a panel at the WGA called The Streaming Age: Creating Content that Resonates with Tweens and Teens.


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Dr. Colleen Russo Johnson was quoted in Wired UK.


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Dr. Yalda T. Uhls has recently spoken in the following places about Adolescents and Social Media Washington Post Live in DC, Hope for Depression in NYC, and Child Mind Luncheon in LA.

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