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Fulbright Scholar addressing food insecurityFebruary 20, 2017Read more
Fulbright scholar Allison Karpyn is currently in the Bahamas analyzing the issue of food insecurity at a national level. Food insecurity is a particularly critical issue for island nations like the Bahamas that do not produce the majority of their food. “Obesity and hunger are two sides of the same coin.”
New Student ReceptionFebruary 7, 2017Read more
Congratulations! Join us for an evening reception Friday, February 17, 4:00-6:30 p.m. or Friday, April 7, 4:00-6:30 p.m. to learn how the College of Education and Human Development will prepare you for an enriching career in education or human services.
Evaluating Ed.D.’s ELP CapstoneJanuary 30, 2017Read more
UD researchers look at value of doctor of education capstone process In education leadership programs across the country, doctor of education (Ed.D.) candidates are tasked with identifying a significant educational problem or challenge facing the organ …
Job Openings in CEHDJanuary 27, 2017Read more
The College of Education and Human Development is searching for several high-quality candidates to fill a number of open faculty and professional positions.
Graduate Open HouseJanuary 11, 2017Read more
Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 6:00-8:99PM Advance your career in education and human services. Join us for the CEHD Graduate Open House to learn about our dozen graduate programs.
Elena Delle Donne makes Forbes 30/30 listJanuary 11, 2017Read more
HDFS alumna Elena Delle Donne was 1 of 2 UD alumni selected for Forbes 2017 “30 Under 30” list. Delle Donne was a Dean’s List student and an NCAA Division I Academic All-American of the Year, before becoming a prominent player in the WNBA and a gold medalist at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Connecting farm to table to healthy eatingJanuary 10, 2017Read more
An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the University of Delaware partnered with the Delaware Department of Agriculture to develop a comprehensive report called Delaware Food and Farm Report: Connecting Healthy Farms to Healthy Delawareans. This …
Strengthening education thru partnershipsDecember 22, 2016Read more
This fall, CEHD established partnerships with a number of organizations to foster academic success, including Stubbs Elementary School in Wilm., the American Community School of Athens and the Partnership for Public Education in DE.
QUILS language screener for young childrenDecember 8, 2016Read more
Researchers in education, psychology and speech pathology have collaborated to develop a computerized language screener to help early childhood educators and specialists identify areas where young children are experiencing difficulties mastering langua …
Advocating for survivors of abuseDecember 8, 2016Read more
Olivia Blythe, a human services and women & gender studies major, wants to make a career advocating for survivors of domestic abuse. When she learned that faculty member Ruth Fleury-Steiner was looking for assistance evaluating the protection order process in domestic abuse cases, Blythe jumped at the chance.