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Students at STEM workshop CEHD summer wrap-up

If you think our college faculty, students and alumni relax over the summer, you may want to think again. Learn about how we've been conducting research, presenting at conference and celebrating our accomplishments.

staci perlman In Memoriam: Dr. Staci Perlman

Staci Perlman, assistant professor HDFS, with a joint appointment in UD's DERDC, passed away on Aug. 12, following a brief illness. A memorial service will be held for her on September 18 at 4:00 p.m. in the Gallery in Perkins Student Center.

Bahira Trask, Carol Vukelich and Laura Glass Welcome to our new leaders

On July 1, CEHD will welcome several leaders to new positions within our College. As our dean, Lynn Okagaki, begins her term as UD's interim deputy provost, she will hand the reins over to Carol Vukelich, interim dean. We also welcome Laura Glass, Jackie Wilson and Bahira Trask to their new positions.

CEHD cap for teaching Congratulations to the Class of 2015!

Friday, May 29, the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) recognized 337 graduates during its Convocation ceremony. We congratulate them on their achievements and wish them all the best… Read More

Roberta Golinkoff Cattell recipient Golinkoff receives lifetime achievement award

Roberta Golinkoff, SOE professor, received the James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award in May, the highest honor conferred by the Association for Psychological Science (APS), for “a lifetime of outstanding contributions to applied psychological research.”

Barbara Settles Torch Award Barbara Settles 2015 Torch Award Recipient

Barbara Settles, professor, HDFS, was presented UD's Torch Award, spending four decades advocating for the rights of women regarding compensation, maternity leave and advancement.

I Heart UD logo I Heart UD Day – Wednesday, May 13

UD students and alumni are encouraged to express their UD pride on May 13 during "I Heart UD Day". Join us on The Green for activities, giveaways and the UDairy Moo Mobile.

2014 guy and girls sm Join us at CEHD Spring Convocation!

CEHD's Convocation ceremony takes place on Friday, May 29, 2015, at 1:00 pm at the Bob Carpenter Center. Join us as we personally recognize each degree candidate. For details on the event, click

Steele posters crowd Steele Symposium highlights student research

On April 24, CEHD is hosting the 30th Annual Steele Symposium at Embassy Suites. Sponsored by the Steele family, honoring Marion Steele, this event provides students an opportunity to showcase their research through paper or poster presentations.

Lynn Okagaki Dean Okagaki to serve as interim deputy provost

Lynn Okagaki, CEHD dean, will serve as interim deputy provost for academic affairs, following the departure of Nancy Brickhouse on July 1. Carol Vukelich, CEHD deputy dean and director of DCTE, will hold the position of interim dean.

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