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June 26, 2012

The public is invited to attend a keynote address by Robert S. Gold, distinguished lecturer and founding dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, on Tuesday, July 10 at 10 a.m.

June 26, 2012

One in 88 children is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder by age 8, according to a recent study by the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention – a rate that has risen far above the 2006 estimate of one in 110.

June 01, 2012

Dr. Jamie Callahan, received two awards for her work presented at the 13th International Conference on Human Resource Development Research and Practice Across Europe that was held at the Universidade Lusiada de Vila Nova de Famalicao in Portugal.

June 01, 2012
Drs. Goddard and Miller Receive Research Grant.
May 17, 2012
May’s First Friday Lecture, “Emotional Intelligence: What is it and How Does it Impact What We Do in Higher Education,” will be presented by Fred Nafukho, professor and department head in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University.
April 24, 2012
Dr. Kelly Wilson, Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Undergraduate and Graduate Health Education programs at Texas State University, has signed a letter of appointment to become a tenure-track Associate Professor of Health Education effective August 1, 2012 pending approval of university administration.
April 17, 2012
The Center for the Study of Health Disparities (CSHD) has undergone a whirlwind of changes recently.
April 03, 2012

The idea of the “Tiger Mom,” illustrated in Amy Chua’s book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, has catapulted the issue of parenting styles across cultures into public consciousness.

March 06, 2012

Students from the department had a impressive showing at the Texas Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (TACSM) annual meeting.

March 01, 2012
Yvonna Lincoln, Distinguished Professor and holder of the Ruth Harrington Endowed Chair in Higher Education Administration was honored with the Monica M. Lee Research Excellent Award 2011.
February 28, 2012
Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, announced earlier this month that Texas A&M University's Center on Disability and Development will receive $225,000 for the first year of a five-year grant from the Texas Council on Developmental Disabilities (TCDD) to develop an inclusive postsecondary education program for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
February 27, 2012

It’s a common practice for new parents to question whether or not their infant is developing on target with other children.

Former student of the college and current principal of A&M Consolidated Middle School, Nkrumah Dixon knows that his leadership sets the tone for healthy school climate.
February 15, 2012
An effective school leader sets the tone for high academic expectations, works with teachers to make changes that impact classroom instruction and still finds time to put the ‘pal’ in principal, interacting with students, teachers and community members to develop positive relationships.
February 10, 2012
The Texas A&M Dance Program has been awarded a grant to collaborate with other research and creative activities at the university.
February 07, 2012

On Jan. 4, with approval from The Texas A&M University System chancellor, the administrative responsibility for the Center for Alcohol and Drug Education Studies (CADES) was transferred to TTI.

Young boy smiling.
February 07, 2012
When the Texas Health and Human Services Commission needed an assessment tool to help determine the amount of Medicaid home care families with special needs children might require, they called on a team of researchers at Texas A&M University and the Texas A&M University Health Science Center for help.
February 01, 2012
Dr. Laban P. Ayiro, a Senior Fulbright Fellow, holds a Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship Development from Kenyatta University and is a Senior Lecturer in Educational Management and Policy Studies at the School of Education at Moi University in Kenya.
February 01, 2012

The 9th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium was held Friday Nov 11th in Rudder Tower.  Undergraduate, master and doctoral students presented over 350 poster presentations from across the TAMU system.

January 24, 2012

A study done by a laboratory in the department is been instrumental in applying research and results to other studies done around the world.

Melissa Neumann, a graduate of the college and teacher at Navasota ISD, offers her students the encouragement and support they need to be successful. Credit: Jean Wulfson, Division of Research and Graduate Studies, Texas A&M
January 23, 2012

Just like yeast is the key ingredient to making bread rise, studies have shown that a good teacher-student relationship is the key ingredient to producing student achievement.

November 23, 2011
A new era in research focusing on how we age is coming to Texas A&M. Dr. Nicolaas Deutz and his research team have agreed to come to Texas A&M University and develop a Center for Translational Aging Research (pending review and approval of the central administration and the Texas A&M System Board of Regents).
October 17, 2011

There is no such thing as an innocent bystander. Bullying involves more than just the bully and the victim. It also involves bystanders – those who witness acts of bullying. When a bystander chooses not to intervene, the bully wins.

August 08, 2011

Congratulations Dr. Lisa Bowman-Perrott!  Her SEELS article will be published in the Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders later this year.

July 11, 2011

Two graduate students from the Child and Adolescent Health Research Lab (CAHRL) have been honored with post-doctoral opportunities in research and teaching.

June 27, 2011
Jamia Blake has new publications.


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