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August 15, 2017
For Dr. Robert Capraro, co-project director of Aggie STEM, increasing the number of STEM teachers in Texas schools is a top priority. But he is not just focused on students at Texas A&M, he is also focused on those already in the teaching profession through a new certificate program.
August 09, 2017
Dr. Kelly Wilson explained some of the complexities regarding maternal mortality following the passing of a number of Texas bills.
August 01, 2017
Senate Bill 3, which faces opposition in the House, has become one of the most contentious issues state government has battled with in recent years.
July 27, 2017
The Department of Health and Kinesiology welcomes Dr. Melinda Sheffield-Moore ‘87 who will succeed Dr. Richard Kreider on Aug. 1.
July 25, 2017
The first Thomas Gaddis Girls’ STEM Camp was held this summer, providing 60 middle school girls the chance to get hands-on experience in different STEM areas.
July 18, 2017
With the start of the Texas Special Session, many agenda items showcase the challenges Texas schools face.
July 13, 2017
With the support of a federal grant, Dr. Kuo and her team offer a four-week summer program that introduces Chinese and Korean languages and cultures to elementary school children. The mission of the federal grant is to increase the number of Americans learning, speaking and teaching critical-need foreign languages.
July 10, 2017
Over the next 10 years, the special education program, along with programs at nine other universities, will receive $50 million in scholarship funding for students committed to a career in teaching, along with technical support for the teacher preparation program.
July 06, 2017
With the goal of bringing more attention to Texas A&M and improving the impact the College of Education and Human Development has on the human performance field, Debbie and Mike Hilliard ’73 have committed $2 million to the Huffines Institute for Sports Medicine and Human Performance.
June 28, 2017
Dr. Daniel Bowen was awarded a $90,000 grant from the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA) that furthers the efforts in measuring arts enrichment-related programs.
June 27, 2017
The report, Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood, focuses on adult perceptions of black girls and finds adults view black girls as less innocent and more adult-like than their white peers.
June 27, 2017
Joshi has taught high school physics in various international schools in India. He found his students were losing interest in the classroom and looked for new ways to teach. He saw a student playing with a slingshot and had an idea.
June 19, 2017
As part of the advisory board for the ISSN, Dr. Kreider and a team of researchers conducted a review of over 200 published studies regarding creatine.
June 09, 2017
Ten Aggies have been selected as the 2017 recipients of the highest honor bestowed upon a former student of Texas A&M University, the Distinguished Alumnus Award.
June 05, 2017
Three students from diverse backgrounds with a common goal – make life better for people with disabilities. That’s the idea behind the Graduate Fellows Program with the Center on Disability and Development at Texas A&M.
May 30, 2017
When it comes to helping young students become confident readers, our four-legged friends may be the key. That is the theory behind PAWS (Physical Activity With Shelters) for Reading.
May 24, 2017
She was the first African-American female to complete the entire tenure process - from the rank of lecturer all the way to full professor – at Texas A&M University and the College of Education and Human Development. Now, after 32 years with the college, Dr. Patricia Larke is taking time for herself and retiring.
May 12, 2017
The graduates all represent the second cohort of recipients in the program designed to recognize students who demonstrate a commitment to high-impact learning and transformational engagement.
May 09, 2017
When Dr. Mario Torres becomes interim department head in the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, his top priority is moving forward his predecessor’s agenda, while also expanding on it.
May 08, 2017
If you keep a close eye on the graduates at this week’s ceremonies, you’ll notice something new at Texas A&M. Powder blue cords. 352 graduates will be wearing the cords at ceremonies on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
May 04, 2017
The College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) at Texas A&M University will honor 29 transformational leaders at the 2017 Dean’s Roundtable to be held on Friday, May 5th at the Hildebrand Equine Complex in College Station, Texas.
April 24, 2017
Dr. Tim Elliott, professor of counseling psychology, was selected by Texas A&M and the Association of Former Students to be honored with a 2017 Distinguished Achievement Award in Research.
April 14, 2017
The Distinguished Lecture Series featured 12 guest speakers within the health education, physical activity, and sport management fields.
April 12, 2017
A new facility on the Texas A&M campus will be a university-wide resource for collaboration on research in nutrition, aging, performance, health and well-being. The College of Education and Human Development held a grand opening celebration for the Human Clinical Research Facility (HCRF) on April 11.
April 11, 2017
Women, men, athletes, healthy and unhealthy individuals around the world have seen the impacts of research happening in the Exercise and Sport Nutrition Laboratory (ESNL).

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