Rossmann Manatt awardee strives to provide research experiences to students

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They say it’s never too early to begin gaining research experience, and that is just what Kevin Schalinske provides in his lab for not only graduate students, but undergraduates, as well.

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Sanders, Woods to be featured in 2018 calendar

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Two women in human sciences will be featured in a calendar recognizing their leadership and the positive differences they’ve made at Iowa State University.

Mother, son to graduate together from Iowa State University

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The School of Education’s sixth cording ceremony this Friday will include a mother and son graduating from Iowa State University at the same time.

Honors student in kinesiology produces new children’s book

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A new children’s book written by an Iowa State University student aims to reduce the fear and anxiety that young children can have when going to the doctor.

College of Human Sciences to recognize graduating seniors at fall convocation

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The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences will recognize the accomplishments of nearly 300 graduating students in a series of events on Dec. 15 and 16. 

College of Human Sciences and departmental scholarship recipients recognized

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The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences celebrated student scholarship recipients and donors on Oct. 13 at the annual scholarship recognition event in the Scheman Building. 

Award-winning Iowa State research, outreach poised to combat opioid misuse, other health challenges

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Youth show lower rates of substance misuse, including prescription opioid misuse, well after high school graduation if they have participated in proven prevention programs that follow the PROSPER (PROmoting School-community-university Partnerships to Enhance Resilience) model developed at Iowa State University.

That’s according to researchers at Iowa State’s Partnerships in Prevention Science Institute, newly housed under the Department of Human Development and Family Studies within the College of Human Sciences. PPSI is part of a larger effort to better translate Iowa State’s social and prevention science into widespread community practices.

Iowa State professor’s book about critical theory selected as critics’ choice

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An Iowa State University professor is receiving top accolades for writing a book that provides a historical look at the intersection of education, social justice, and radical political movements.

Lohman named associate dean for research and graduate education in Iowa State University College of Human Sciences

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Brenda Lohman, professor and director of graduate education in the Iowa State University Department of Human Development and Family Studies, will serve as the associate dean for research and graduate education in Iowa State’s College of Human Sciences, effective Oct. 1.