News

Dr. Dipti Dev

03 Feb 2017    

Dev Selected for Betti and Richard Robinson Professorship

Dr. Dipti Dev has been selected for the Betti and Richard Robinson Professorship. This is a recognition of her demonstrated excellence in early childhood extension programming and her potential for future accomplishments in research and outreach. Congratulations, Dipti!

Learn more about the Betti and Richard Robinson Professorship here.

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26 Jan 2017    

International Seed Grant proposals due March 6

Through a generous donor grant, CEHS has funds available to enhance instruction and research through attention to international work and issues. Proposals are being solicited from faculty and staff to support coursework that includes international perspectives, research/creative work that includes an international component, or professional development activities and environmental improvements that will promote our international goals.

Proposals must be emailed to Deb Mullen (dmullen1@unl.edu) in a Word document by March 6, 2017.

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National ranking badges

10 Jan 2017    By Brad Stauffer

CEHS jumps to No. 4 in national online ranking

Online graduate education programs in the College of Education and Human Sciences have been ranked fourth best nationally in an annual ranking by U.S. News & World Report announced Jan. 10. CEHS jumped 10 spots from the 2016 ranking and is the highest Big Ten program ranked in the category of best online graduate education programs.

The online programs in CEHS considered for this ranking are all master’s degrees:

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Sarah Taylor

03 Jan 2017    By Kai Rosecrans

Taylor Featured in SCCR Newsletter

We're proud to announce that Sarah Taylor, a Ph.D. student in Child, Youth and Family Studies, has been featured in the latest Society for Cross-Cultural Research newsletter! You can read about her experiences and takeaway from studying internationally in India and China here!

For more information about our study abroad programs, see our education abroad page.

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03 Nov 2016    

Guerrero receives October Staff Star Award

The CEHS Staff Council is pleased to announce Catia Guerrero, administrative associate in the Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies (CYAF), is the October recipient of the Staff Star Award.

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Holly Hatton-Bowers

26 Sep 2016    

Hatton-Bowers' paper recognized

Holly Hatton-Bowers, assistant professor in Child Youth and Family Studies, has been recognized by the Journal of Social Work Education for her paper, "Evaluating Training to Promote Critical Thinking Skills for Determining Children’s Safety."

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02 Sep 2016    

Kit & Dick Schmoker Reading Center relocated to Barkley Memorial Center

The Kit and Dick Schmoker Reading Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will begin its 2016 fall session in a new home at the Barkley Memorial Center.

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Elsa Escalante

12 Aug 2016    

Escalante earns dissertation award

Elsa Escalante, graduate student in the Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies, has earned a dissertation award from the Society for Research in Child Development. She is one of four recipients of the 2016 Patrice L. Engle Dissertation Grant in Early Child Development. 

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21 Jul 2016    By Courtesy ACTEN

Moser named ACTEN Postsecondary Teacher of the Year

Sheree Moser, assistant professor of practice in Child, Youth and Family Studies, has been named the Association of Career and Technical Education of Nebraska (ACTEN) Postsecondary Teacher of the Year. She received the award last month at the Nebraska Career Education Conference in Kearney.

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Kelsey Sims wins Great Plains IDEA award

21 Apr 2016    By Keith McGuffey

Sims, Nelson Receive Great Plains IDEA Awards

Kelsey Sims, CYAF Office Associate, and Doug Nelson, CYAF Adjunct Professor, were honored with awards at the 2016 Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (IDEA) conference in Kansas City.

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