Dear Alumni, Friends, and Supporters,
Welcome to the first edition of HDFS Connections, our new departmental newsletter. We are eager to share the latest department news during this exciting time for Human Development and Family Sciences.
Some of our outstanding faculty have traveled the world and participated in international engagement. Faculty share their personal experiences from study abroad, research and service projects.
This semester was filled with many achievements made by students. I encourage you to read the below news, which showcases Outstanding Seniors Ashli Sechrist and Savannah Pannell, graduate student Derek Morgan with his winning research poster and a student spotlight of Destiny Taylor.
We are excited to share about the events hosted by the department, including a mental health panel for graduate students and the 2022 Conference in Women's and Gender Studies.
Your support is crucial to our success and mission of the department. Whether it's mentoring and providing advice, offering internships, sharing your story with the college, or investing in the department, your support makes a huge difference.
Enjoy reading our updates and wonderful news from our department!
Dana Weiser, Ph.D.
Department Chair, Associate Professor
Human Development and Family Sciences
College of Human Sciences