Past Events

Meeting public safety challenges 
with socially just solutions.

Meeting public safety challenges
with socially just solutions.

    Thursday, April 23, 2015

  • Financial Aid Webinar (+)

    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Online



    This webinar is open to prospective and current students who want to learn more information about loan repayment options, loan consolidation, and loan forgiveness programs. To RSVP, please register online. You will receive a confirmation email on the day of the webinar, just click the link included and follow the instructions to enter the webinar.

  • Tuesday, April 21, 2015

  • Juvenile Justice Needs Assessment Launch (+)

    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Chicago Campus, Commuity Hall



    Please join us for the launch of the "Juvenile Justice Needs Assessment." At this event we highlight and discuss the recommendations from the study that focus on how to increase the success of our court involved kids. Presented by: The Institute for Public Safety and Social Justice at Adler University, The Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation at Roosevelt University, and Cook County Justice for Children.F

    Our esteemed panel members include: Leonard Dixon, Superintendent Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center; Jonathan Greener, Juvenile Justice Program Development Coordinator Urban Life Skills; Karen F. Kelly, Deputy Chief Probation Officer Chicago West Division; Avik Das, Esq.Deputy Director (Acting Director) Cook County Juvenile Probation and Court Services.

     

  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015

  • Financial Aid Webinar (+)

    3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Online



    This webinar is open to prospective and current students who want to learn more information about loan repayment options, loan consolidation, and loan forgiveness programs. To RSVP, please register online. You will receive a confirmation email on the day of the webinar, just click the link included and follow the instructions to enter the webinar.

  • Finals Week Activities: Massage (+)

    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Wellness Center



    Enjoy free 15-minute massages to de-stress during finals week. Join us 4/15 in the Wellness Room from noon to 2 p.m.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015

  • Vancouver Information Session (+)

    5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
    Vancouver Campus



    Join us to learn more about the Adler School Vancouver Campus, the Doctor in Psychology in Clinical Psychology (Psy. D.), the M.A. in Counselling Psychology, M.A. in Organizational Psychology, Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy, and Master of Counselling Psychology programs. During this session we will also be discussing admission requirements, program descriptions, finances, and answering any other questions you may have for us.

    Registration is required. Please RSVP online.

  • (In)Justice for All Film Festival (+)

    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall
    17 N Dearborn Chicago, ID



    Join us for our second annual (In)Justice for All Film Festival. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has been thrust into our vernacular in recent years, typically as it relates to veterans returning from war. IPSSJ presents 2 short films that will challenge your moral compass as PTSD plays a role in one man's crushing and brings PTSD home to our neighborhoods where violence can seem like war . . . except that it never ends. These bookend short documentaries will provide rich soil for the panel disucssion to follow. Panelists include Adler University's Dr. Grady Osten-Garner, Chris Patterson of CeaseFire and Joshua Brooks of Cure Violence.

  • Finals Week Activities: Massage (+)

    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Wellness Center



    Enjoy free 15-minute massages to de-stress during finals week. Join us 4/14 in the Wellness Room from noon to 2 p.m.

  • Open House: Chicago (+)

    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Chicago Campus



    Our Open Houses are a great opportunity to meet with our core faculty to ask them questions directly about the programs we offer. In addition, you will hear from integral campus services such as Admissions, Adler Institutes, Financial Aid, and Student Affairs.

    Open House Agenda:

    Check-in: 10:00am - 10:30am
    Speakers: 10:30am - 11:00am
    Tours of Campus: 11:00am - 11:30am
    Open House with Core Faculty: 11:30am - 12:30pm

    RSVP here or email admissions@adler.edu.

  • Monday, April 13, 2015

  • Third Annual Adler Abilities Symposium (+)

    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall
    17 N. Dearborn Chicago, IL



    The Adler Abilities Symposium is an event that works to foster a deeper understanding of the issues that persons with disabilities face and overcome daily. Through guest presentations from Chicago community members, non-profits, students, as well as artistic performances, the Abilities Symposium's primary focus is on ability, resilience, and available resources within the Chicago community that assist persons with disabilities specifically focusing on sport, physical activity, and workplace resources.

    Registration is free and opens at 12:30 p.m. outside of Community Hall. Attendees from outside of the Adler Community please RSVP by Friday, April 10 by emailing Tanya Prewitt-White.

  • Friday, April 10, 2015

  • Chicago Information Session (+)

    2:00 PM
    Chicago Campus



    The Office of Admissions invites you to join us for an Information Session! At an Information Session, you will meet one of our Admissions Counselors and receive a tour of the campus. Following the tour, Admissions Counselors will review program information and answer questions for those who are interested. Tours will begin promptly at 2 p.m., so please allow plenty of time to arrive to campus.

    RSVP online or email admissions@adler.edu.

  • Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy Online Information Session (+)

    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Vancouver Campus

     

    Adler University's Vancouver Campus is hosting a Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy Online Information Session. This event is open to everyone and is a great opportunity for out-of-town prospective students to learn more about the Art Therapy program and interact with the program's faculty and staff. The event will be facilitated by Duanita Eleniak, Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy Program Director, and Yubai Liu, Admissions Advisor. A range of topics will be discussed including admissions requirements, practicum, program structure, and career options post-graduation.

    Registration is requested. Please RSVP online

  • Thursday, April 09, 2015

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Week - Let's Discuss! (+)

    4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Chicago Campus, Rm 16 - 118



    We will be showing 3-4 TED talks based around themes of domestic violence, sexual assault, and gender issues with open dialogue and discussion built in. The TED talk videos selected are short but powerful, and a great way to learn more, meet others who are passionate about this topic, and come up with the best ways to support our clients facing these issues. Free food and refreshments provided.

  • Wednesday, April 08, 2015

  • Providing Therapy to Couples: How Trauma Can Affect a Relationship (+)

    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Chicago Campus



    Dr. Ileana Ungureanu, LMFT and Core Faculty in the Couple and Family Therapy Department, will be discussing trauma as it relates to couples therapy. This online event is designed for prospective students who are interested in learning about couple and family therapy and is a unique opportunity to engage with faculty and students at Adler University. There will be a Q&A following the presentation about the topic of trauma and how it connects with Adler University’s Couple and Family Therapy programs.

    RSVP is requested. Register online.

  • Common Hour: Animal Assisted Therapy (+)

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall



    Join Adler University professor, Sandra Kakacek, Ph.D., and alumna Kristen Markovich, Psy.D. ’11, for a special Common Hour presentation on the use of animals in a therapeutic setting. Dr. Kakacek will share her experience in working with mini-equines and Dr. Markovich will describe her work with her dog, a mini-Australian shepherd. Both animals will be on campus for the presentation.

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Week - Wear Teal! (+)

    8:00 AM - 8:00 PM



    Show us your teal! Wear teal on this day to bring awareness to sexual assault and support the It's On Us movement by uploading a picture to your social media account and Snapchat of you in your teal and use the hashtag #ItsOnUsAdler– visit the website or come to our other events during the week for information about the social movement and how to get involved. Take the Pledge at itsonus.org.

  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015

  • Couple & Family Therapy Student Organization Alumni Panel (+)

    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Chicago Campus, Community Hall



    Three Adler University alumni will share their experience and discuss what to expect in pursuing a career in couple and family therapy. Topics that will be discussed include potential career paths and opportunities, and tips for navigating the licensure process.

    Our panelists are:

    • Madelyn Esposito, L.P.C, AMFT (MA ’12), School-Based Clinician, SGA Youth & Family Services
    • Kalli Rimikis-Kerr, L.M.F.T (M.A. ’89), Owner, City Therapy Center
    • Karen Washington (M.A.’12), Pre-Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist, Relationship Realty 312

     

     

  • Financial Aid Webinar (+)

    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Online



    This webinar is open to prospective and current students who want to learn more information about loan repayment options, loan consolidation, and loan forgiveness programs. To RSVP, please register online. You will receive a confirmation email on the day of the webinar, just click the link included and follow the instructions to enter the webinar.

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Week - Tweet #ItsOnUs (+)

    8:00 AM - 8:00 PM



    Use tweets, posts and status updates to spread the word about SAAM. Use the hashtags #ItsOnUsAdler #EndVictimBlaming #SAAM and #AdlerUniversity to increase followers For more information, nsvrc.org/saam.

  • Monday, April 06, 2015

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Week - Yoga Class (+)

    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Chicago Campus, Wellness Center



    Join us in meditation as we participate in Adler University's yoga class with instructor Laura Kacere. This yoga class will have a specific intention set at the beginning of class to remind us of those who have SURVIVED, found EMPOWERMENT, and displayed STRENGTH in the presence of violence.

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