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January 31, 2017
A lineup of distinguished research experts will present at the inaugural Voices of Impact Speaker Series hosted by the College of Education and Human Development. The event, which is open to the public, will be held February 16 at 6 p.m. at Calvary Court in College Station.
October 31, 2016
Following the passing of a recent bipartisan bill allocating billions of dollars toward sending American astronauts to Mars, Professor & Associate Dean for Research Dr. Sue Bloomfield is looking into different health factors that will affect astronauts.
June 12, 2015
According to Dr. Dominique Chlup, associate professor of adult education, “Historic links between prison reform and corrections education show that when a punitive approach (‘lock them up and throw away the key’) is ascendant, educational programming is de-emphasized.”
June 03, 2015
The College of Education & Human Development at Texas A&M is offering a variety of educational programs to keep children engaged in various fields this summer.
May 14, 2015
Agustin Lara, a bilingual education doctoral student in the Department of Educational Psychology, was one of 14 educators nationwide who were selected to participate in the Fulbright-Hays Group Project Abroad in South Africa, a five-week study abroad experience that is hosted by the Africa Center at the University of Pennsylvania.
April 09, 2015
From June 2-26, the College of Education & Human Development at Texas A&M will offer free programs for children to learn the Chinese & Korean cultures and languages. Held at Pebble Creek Elementary School in College Station, TX, the program is open to incoming third and fourth grade students with no prior experience in Chinese or Korean languages. The program is open to students from any school districts, including private schools.
April 08, 2015
Aggie STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) at Texas A&M University will host its sixth annual Aggie STEM Summer Camp program for middle and high school students. This summer, the program consists of four separate camps being held from June 1 through July 25, 2015.
February 27, 2015
From East Texas to Central Africa, Michelle Steffee Bellomy ’95 has traveled four continents teaching elementary students. The Tyler, Texas native was a recipient of a Lechner Scholarship while a student at Texas A&M University, graduating magna cum laude with a degree in interdisciplinary studies. Michelle currently lives in Cameroon, Africa with her husband, Charles, and their daughter, Eliza.
January 27, 2015
Dr. Lynne Walters, associate professor within the Department of Teaching, Learning, and Culture, was recently invited on behalf of the rector of Ahmad Dahlan University (UAD) in Indonesia to serve as the honorary speaker for the December 2014 graduation, and as the first foreigner to ever be presented with the opportunity to speak at UAD.
January 06, 2015
Reaching more than 350,000 students throughout the city, the United Way of Greater Houston’s (UWGH) urban education initiative is ambitious, to say the least. Still, the program has thrived thanks to guidance from researchers at the College of Education and Human Development’s Education Research Center (ERC) at Texas A&M University.
November 11, 2014
On Christmas Day 2011, Nikki Altman received news that would change her life forever. Her husband, Staff Sergeant Joseph Altman, was killed in active duty while serving in Afghanistan. Three years later, a scholarship from the Pat Tillman Foundation and enrollment in the College of Education and Human Development’s human resource development bachelor’s degree program gave her life new purpose.
November 04, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) hosted 24 teachers from Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang province in China, October 6-24 for the 3rd annual Language Institute.
Dagoberto Heredia Jr.
October 22, 2014
Counseling Psychology student Dagoberto Heredia Jr. discusses how his studies impact his community.
October 01, 2014
Dr. Luis Ponjuan, associate professor of higher education administration, was recently invited to a Hispanic Heritage Month event at Vice President Joe Biden’s residence in Washington, D.C.
September 04, 2014
Dr. Yvonna S. Lincoln, Distinguished University Professor in the College of Education and Human Development, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Texas A&M Women Former Students’ Network (WFSN) Eminent Scholar Award.
June 30, 2014

At age 6, Sara May was diagnosed with a rare, progressive genetic disorder called Cockayne Syndrome, but she didn’t allow the disorder to stop her from touching the lives of countless students at Texas A&M University.

Camp LIFE camper
May 20, 2014

The College of Education and Human Development offers numerous opportunities and volunteer activities for pre-service teachers to explore related to their major.

Dr. Cassell with students in Mexico
May 18, 2014

Dr. Edie Cassell, Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture clinical associate professor, receives Faculty Fellow for Innovation in High-Impact Learning Experiences grant.

Casey Ricketts
February 19, 2014

Casey Ricketts, coordinator of recruitment and scholarships in the College of Education and Human Development, was one of 15 individual staff members selected to receive the 2014 President’s Meritorious Service Award.

Dr. Louis Ponjuan
February 05, 2014
Dr. Luis Ponjuan, associate professor of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, was recently invited to the White House to participate in a roundtable discussion on the opportunities and challenges for increasing educational achievement and other life outcomes for young Hispanic males.
CARE Awards
February 02, 2014
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) is happy to announce the Reads & Counts program's tutors working with the Boys & Girls Club of the Brazos Valley received the Committed, Attitude, Respect, Everyday (C.A.R.E.) Award Jan. 2014, at the annual Boys & Girls Club meeting.
January 23, 2014
What started with an initial grant awarded in 2007 to Leon County and the Center for Community Health Development (CCHD) to provide innovative counseling services in a rural setting is expanding to serve residents in communities throughout the Brazos Valley.
January 01, 2014

From Dec. 16-18, participants from top Chinese universities and the National Academy of Education Administration in China took part in a three-day training session at Texas A&M for higher education leadership.

November 27, 2013

On Tuesday, November 26, 2013 the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development’s social committee delivered the several boxes of toys to the Voices For Children organization.

November 18, 2013
E. Lisako McKyer, professor in the Department of Health and Kinesiology and director of the Transdisciplinary Center for Health Equity Research, has been selected as a recipient for the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Superior Service Awards Program.

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