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Check out the upcoming events coordinated by CEHD. There’s something for everyone to enjoy or appreciate.


Looking Back While Moving Forward

Mike “Pops” Adams, HDFS alumnus and veteran NFL player, will be be discussing the challenges he faced growing up in Paterson, N.J., his experiences at UD as a student and co-captain of the 2003 national championship football team, his years as a professional football player, and what he is doing now to give back to the community.

See wrap up article on UDaily.

Friday, April 15   |   4:00-5:00   |   Gore Hall


Project Search

UD’s Career Services is holding one of the East Coast’s largest education career fairs. This is open to students, alumni and the education community.

See wrap up article and video on UDaily.

Wednesday, April 20   |   Check-in begins at 8:30 am  |   The Bob Carpenter Center


Steele Symposium 

CEHD undergraduate and graduate students present their research in a professional setting. Posters and presentations will be on display throughout the day. The lunchtime keynote speaker is Kevin Miller, professor of Psychology and Educational Studies, University of Michigan.

See article on 2016 Steele Symposium in UDaily.

Friday, April 29   |   8:30 am-3:30 pm   |   Embassy Suites Hotel


All-College Spring Meeting

CEHD faculty and staff are encouraged to attend to hear about our
accomplishments this year and get a peek at upcoming initiatives.

Friday, May 6   |    4:00-5:00 pm   |    120 Clayton Hall


CEHD Celebration of Excellence

Join us as we recognize the accomplishments of our undergraduate and graduate students in School of Education and Human Development & Family Studies. Award presentations begin at 4:00, followed by a reception. (See highlights of 2015 celebration)

Friday, May 13   |    4:00-6:00 p.m.   |    Clayton Hall


Graduation Events 

  • Doctoral Hooding– Friday, May 27 at 8:00 a.m. on The Green.
  • CEHD Convocation– Friday, May 27 at 1:00 p.m.  Bob Carpenter Sports Center
  • UD Commencement– Saturday, May 28 at 9:00 a.m. Delaware Stadium
    Commencement speaker – Bryan Stevenson, author and founder of Equal Justice Initiative.


Alumni Weekend– June 3-5, 2016

CEHD is sponsoring two events over Alumni Weekend.

  • Alumni Reception – Fri., June 3 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm in Perkins Student Center
  • Family Mindfulness – Sat., June 4 at 1:30 pm in Perkins Ewing Room

For more details, visit the CEHD events webpage. To register for the UD Alumni Weekend, go to AW2016.