Features

September 21, 2016
Being a single mom is difficult, but throw in a full-time research position at a tier one research university and the difficulty level increases significantly. Just ask Dr. Jamilia Blake, associate professor of school psychology.
September 20, 2016
The annual Dr. John Hoyle Memorial Academic Leadership Institute (ALI) will be held November 2-3 at the Thomas G. Hildebrand Equine Complex.
September 19, 2016
When it comes to being recognized as a top university in the sports world, NCAA and conference championship titles are often the main focus. However, researchers in the Laboratory for the Study of Intercollegiate Athletics (LSIA) have created another way for universities to win – win more championships while also spending less money.
September 14, 2016
The College of Education and Human Development has a new representative in the University Scholars program. Ecaroh Jackson, a sophomore interdisciplinary studies major, was recently selected as part of the University Scholars class of 2019.
September 13, 2016
The study was conducted by Major Nicholas Barringer, PhD under the direction of HLKN professor and department head Dr. Richard Kreider, in collaboration with members of the US Army, and colleagues at Texas A&M University.
September 09, 2016
The Department of Health and Kinesiology will host the Huffines Discussion 6 on November 11 at 1 p.m. in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.
September 08, 2016
Camp Kesem is a nonprofit organization with chapters at colleges across the country. It reaches out to kids whose parents have had cancer.
September 07, 2016
Not everyone can say that they have spent time working for one of their favorite teams. However, former sport management student Heath Heidtke can.
September 06, 2016
When it comes to recruiting and retaining the best teachers in our school districts, the answer may be found by questioning teachers from the late 1960s and early 1970s.
August 31, 2016
Additions include two new department heads, tenure, and tenure track faculty members.
August 30, 2016
As a FAR, Dr. Batista will provide oversight and advice in the administration of the athletic department and monitor institutional compliance with the NCAA and SEC bi-laws and regulations.
August 29, 2016
It’s a dream that started when Tom Read was just 12 years old. His friends were away at summer camp and he was left at home because his parents could not afford to send him to camp. From that summer forward, Read was determined to build a camp for other children whose parents are not able to financially support it.
August 25, 2016
Dr. Salaga, who specializes in sport economics, contests that cities like Rio who host the Olympic games usually do not see profitable gains in their economy post-Olympics.
August 23, 2016
With recent changes to teacher certification exams in Texas, faculty and staff in the College of Education and Human Development developed a program to help pre-service teachers succeed.
August 18, 2016
The new sport was developed by Instructional Assistant Professor Chad Nelson and is aimed at providing a unique, action-packed experience to the sport culture at Texas A&M.
August 17, 2016
Texas A&M University’s College of Education and Human Development has reached a new three-year partnership with Spring Independent School District to address a national challenge – preparing teachers to transition into and thrive within urban schools.
August 16, 2016
The Center on Disability and Development (CDD) was recently awarded two grants from the Division of Academic Quality and Workforce to fund research projects involving students with autism spectrum disorders.
August 16, 2016
Despite her time serving in the military, Theresa Wenzel never expected what she experienced during a recent visit to Fort Knox, Kentucky.
August 15, 2016
It’s taking over the headlines around the world – people being injured playing Pokémon Go, a location-based augmented reality game.
August 11, 2016
It’s one of Dr. Robert Woodward’s greatest accomplishments – seeing students from the Youth Adventure Program (YAP) continuing their education on the Texas A&M campus.
August 10, 2016
Dr. George Cunningham, director of the Laboratory for Diversity in Sport, has researched issues facing the LGBT community in professional sports and the changes facilitated by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
August 09, 2016
The grant will fund a project called TRAIN PD @ TCALL — a project that provides research-based professional development, resources, and networking for adult education and literacy (AEL) programs throughout the state of Texas.
August 08, 2016
Depression, anger, bullying, not fitting in. Adolescents around the world deal with these problems on a daily basis. Monster Café – The Musical helps show teens they can survive the struggles with the love and support of their friends.
August 04, 2016
Christine Bergeron and Alexandra Pooley will be presented with their awards at the National Dance Society’s inaugural dance conference held in the PEAP Building from August 5-7.
July 26, 2016
In an ongoing effort to fulfill her passion for education, Reta Haynes provided a gift to endow the Reta Haynes Dean’s Chair to support the College of Education and Human Development.

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