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Research talk to tackle drinking issues for new college students

College life is on for a new class of students, and with it comes a feeling of dread for parents as their children face the temptations of excessive alcohol use. What’s a parent to do?

Strong Global Communities: International Conference on Prevention Implementation


Leadership in Times of Change

Event date:Monday, November 6, 2017 - 4:00pm

EMU Redwood Auditorium | November 6, 2017 | 4pm-6pm

Are we at a tipping point? What does leadership look like in times of change? Come join Dr. Charles Martinez, Dr. Ellen McWhirter, Dr. Dan Tichenor, and Carmen Urbina (link is external) for pizza and conversations about leadership, identity, and how we can work toward transformative social change. Free pizza from Falling Sky!

New NIH grant may lead to more targeted interventions

Elizabeth Skowron, an associate professor of counseling psychology in the College of Education, has been awarded a $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study why one particular intervention works better than others.

Family and Human Services expands to new areas of study



After adding several new faculty members, the College of Education’s family and human services undergraduate major is expanding its areas of study and incorporating subjects that have never been offered before.

2018 ESPRIT Scholarship Announcement

Scholarships put expert science teachers in high-need schools Erika Flockoi

Applications now being accepted for 2019- 2020 Sapsik’ʷałá cohort


The Sapsik’ʷałá Teacher Education Program and the UOTeach Program (Master’s in Education: Curriculum and Teaching) are looking for American Indian/Alaska students who have a desire and passion to become an elementary or middle/high school teacher. It is time to apply to join us for the 2019-2020 academic year! Applications are due January 15.

Sapsik'ʷałá Program pledge of support for Natives in STEM

The Sapsik'ʷałá Program at UO pledges support for the AISES Natives in STEM initiative. Please see our pledge on the AISES website:


New Master’s Funding Opportunity!

CDS is happy to announce a limited funding opportunity for students with interest in and experience working with young children (birth to 5) at-risk for or diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). PANGEA scholars will participate in an interdisciplinary training program to develop skills in assessment, intervention, collaboration, research, and leadership related to toddlers and preschoolers with ASD and their families.


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