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For the 2014 contest, we plan to feature videos throughout the year as the actions, programs and initiatives on display are current. Any video submitted to the contest before the due date of April 25, 2014 will be included in the 2014 video contest. Between now and then, we will feature contest videos on the SCRA website, and share them via our SCRA listserv and through social media. Please submit your video NOW to generate online traffic and community interest in your important work!

Do you want to show community psychology in action? Videos are a great way to show what community psychology is, and to share with each other, the work we  are doing in our communities around the world.

Due to growing participation and interest in the annual SCRA Video Contest, we are making exciting changes to keep the videos timely. First, new this year, we plan to feature videos throughout the year as the actions, programs and initiatives are current. That means any video submitted to the…

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OfflineLindsey Zimmerman
June 27, 2013

2013 SCRA Video Contest WINNERS!!

Lindsey Zimmerman - Community Action Blog

First place prize of $500 - Planting Healthy Roots: A Look at the Right Choice Fresh Start Farmers’ Market
Second place prize of $300 - Demand a Respectful Campaign
Third place prize of $200 - Making It Sane: The Story of a Nonprofit Operated by People with Mental Health Problems

FIRST PLACE:

Video 7: Planting Healthy Roots: A Look at the Right Choice Fresh Start Farmers' Market

 

Darcy Freedman, Heather Brandt, Laura Kissel, Trey Murphy, & Timothy Jacobs

Title of Video: Planting Healthy Roots: A Look at the Right Choice Fresh Start Farmers' Market

Video Focus/Topic/Problem addressed or discussed:

This documentary film is focused on the community-engaged process that we used to start a farmers' market at a federally qualified health center in rural South…

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Tweets, Hashtags, and Backchannels oh my! 

Greetings all, we're looking forward to seeing many of you in Miami very soon!  

I wanted to share a few words about social media use during the Biennial. Those of you who are self-proclaimed Luddites or generally social media phobic may choose to delete now to avoid catching any hint of what the rest of us are doing behind your backs. But before you go, maybe you want to sign up for text alerts during the conference so you are not completely out of…
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OfflineLindsey Zimmerman
June 19, 2013

2013 SCRA Video Contest Playlist

Lindsey Zimmerman - Community Action Blog

View and share these videos by SCRA members.
Each shows community psychology in action!

The winners of this year's contest will be announced at the biennial next week.
Winners will receive cash prizes in the amount of $500, $300, and $200!!

You can subscribe to the scra27.org YouTube channel too at http://www.youtube.com/user/scra27org
Once on YouTube, use the menu on the left of the page and choose "manage my subscriptions."
Or, click on your profile icon in the upper right hand corner of your window and choose "subscriptions" to add SCRA.

While you're on the SCRA channel you can also view last year's contest videos too!

 

If you click on "2013 SCRA Video Contest (13 videos)" at the bottom of…

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The Society for Community Research and Action (Division 27 of the American Psychological Association) is currently seeking a part-time, contractual Administrative Director. The job description is attached. Review of applications will be ongoing until the position is filled. The earliest start date for the position is April 1st, 2013. Individuals interested in applying for the position should email a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to: Jean L. Hill, Ph.D.…

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Cash prizes to showcase community psychology actions in video!!!
Applications due January 31, 2013.

Hello SCRA Members,

Do you want to reach new community partners and new SCRA members by showing community psychology in action? If so, you probably know how important it is to use new media techniques to increase the visibility of SCRA and promote community psychology. The SCRA executive committee is sponsoring the annual SCRA video contest to do just that! Once again the videos will be featured on the SCRA website, and this year the prizes have increased in value to $500, $300 and $200 for…
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Please join us in celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Community Psychology program at Georgia State University, in Atlanta, GA, on October 19th.

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30th Anniversary Celebration - Community Psychology Program 

October 19th

 

The faculty and students at Georgia State University would like to welcome you to the 30th Anniversary Celebration of our Community Psychology program. We hope to create an opportunity for alumni to reconnect, to network both with other alumni and current students, to highlight the history of our program, to highlight what is going on now, and to generate discussion (and even some action) around our future. With a…

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Nominations for SCRA - Outstanding Educator Award - Feb 15 Deadline. Send Nominations to: jdalton@bloomu.edu

Outstanding Educator Award
Sponsored by SCRA Council of Education Programs (CEP)

Nomination Deadline:  February 15, 2012
Send Nominations to: jdalton@bloomu.edu


The purpose of the Outstanding Educator Award is to recognize an SCRA member who has made exemplary and innovative contributions to the education of students about community psychology and community research and action. This award will be made annually. 

Specific criteria for the award includes two or more of the following: …

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The community psychology graduate students at *Georgia State University*, in Atlanta, GA are hosting this year’s Southeastern Ecological and Community Psychology Conference (ECO) on *October 14-15, 2011*

2011 Southeastern Ecological and Community Psychology Conference 

"Community Research and Action: Rising to meet the Challenges of the 21st Century"

***Call for Proposals***

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http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/HLR9XDT

July 31, 2011!

The community psychology graduate students at *Georgia State University*, in Atlanta, GA are hosting this year's Southeastern Ecological and Community Psychology Conference (ECO) on *October 14-15, 2011*. The conference is entirely…

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The Biennial planning committee is happy to announce that Marca Bistro, President and Chief Executive Officer of Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago will give the Thursday keynote address.

A short biography of Marca is available here

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OfflineLindsey Zimmerman2014 SCRA Video Contest A…
Lindsey Zimmerman
5 weeks ago
Here is an updated flyer for you to post at your institutions.
This application form indicates the new December 1st deadline.
Lindsey
OfflineLindsey Zimmerman2014 SCRA Video Contest A…
Lindsey Zimmerman
5 weeks ago
UPDATE: The SCRA Executive Committee has made the video contest an official annual award with a December deadline to be consistent with all SCRA awards.
Please submit your videos throughout the year to be featured on SCRA social media accounts and…

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