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The Sound of Reindeer | CEHS

The Sound of Reindeer

12/20/2018

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! For the children at Sound Beginnings, that meant a visit from a couple of real reindeer. Nanook, a 10-year-old buck, calmly stood to be petted and adored.

The Sound of Football | CEHS

The Sound of Football

12/03/2018

USU football players and the families of Sound Beginnings students were an inspiration to each other as they recently came together to enjoy a barbecue and play football.

CEHS Awarded $16.9M Education Grant to Help Students Prepare for College | CEHS

CEHS Awarded $16.9M Education Grant to Help Students Prepare for College

11/02/2018

Utah State University STARS! has been awarded $16.9 million over seven years to help middle and high school students in Salt Lake County prepare to enter and succeed in college.

USU Poised to Become National Leader in K-12 Computer Science Education | CEHS

USU Poised to Become National Leader in K-12 Computer Science Education

10/16/2018

USU’s Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services, ranked in the top 3% of colleges nationally by the U.S. News and World Report, recently received three grants totaling nearly $2 million focusing on computer science education.

 "Climb College Mountain" with Stephen Koch | CEHS

"Climb College Mountain" with Stephen Koch

09/28/2018

Utah State University STARS! GEAR UP brought motivational speaker and pioneering snowboard mountaineer, Stephen Koch, to USU Tuesday night. His talk, “Climb College Mountain” was enthusiastically received by the USU audience.

 Steven Camicia Recognized for Newly Published Book | CEHS

Steven Camicia Recognized for Newly Published Book

09/04/2018

Steven Camicia is receiving accolades for his newly published book titled “Critical democratic education and LGBTQ-inclusive curriculum: Opportunities and constraints.”

 CEHS Ranks in the Top 3% in the Nation | CEHS

CEHS Ranks in the Top 3% in the Nation

08/22/2018

U.S. News and World Report has again named the graduate programs in USU’s Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services (CEHS) in the top 3% of colleges of education in the nation.

UVU Education Dean Accepts Emma Eccles Jones Endowed Chair in Early Childhood Education at Utah State University | CEHS

UVU Education Dean Accepts Emma Eccles Jones Endowed Chair in Early Childhood Education at Utah State University

07/02/2018

Dr. Parker C. Fawson, dean of Utah Valley University’s School of Education, has accepted the Emma Eccles Jones Endowed Chair in Early Education at Utah State University and will also serve as the University’s director of the Center for the School of the F...

$2.4 Million Grant for USU to Track Students from Grad School to Labor Market | CEHS

$2.4 Million Grant for USU to Track Students from Grad School to Labor Market

06/22/2018

Dr. David Feldon, a professor in the Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences Department at Utah State University, was awarded over $2.4 million from the National Science Foundation on June 1, 2018.

Young Scientists Enjoy USU Physics Day at Lagoon | CEHS

Young Scientists Enjoy USU Physics Day at Lagoon

06/04/2018

In what’s become a spring rite of passage for hosts of Intermountain teens, some 7,000 budding scientists recently descended on Davis County’s Lagoon amusement park for Utah State University’s Physics Day. The day‐long extravaganza featured hands‐on learn...

 Dancing with a Star: Chris Fonseca Visits CEHS | CEHS

Dancing with a Star: Chris Fonseca Visits CEHS

05/15/2018

As soon as Chris Fonseca walks into a room, eager cries of “It’s the dancer!” and “It’s Chris!” can be heard on all sides. Fonseca, who is deaf, is visiting Utah State University from London, England to help celebrate the grand opening of the Sorenson Leg...

Utah Lt. Governor Spencer Cox Helps Open the Sorenson Legacy Foundation Center for Clinical Excellence | CEHS

Utah Lt. Governor Spencer Cox Helps Open the Sorenson Legacy Foundation Center for Clinical Excellence

05/08/2018

Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox made a return to his alma mater on Thursday to speak at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the grand opening of the Sorenson Legacy Foundation Center for Clinical Excellence, the most recent addition to the Emma Eccles Jo...

Teal Students Practice Teaching the Wonders of Electricity | CEHS

Teal Students Practice Teaching the Wonders of Electricity

04/02/2018

A class of fifth-graders from Edith Bowen Laboratory school got an up-close lesson on the wonders of electricity in a collaborative project with the School of Teacher Education and Leadership (TEAL).

Applying Research to Policy: Scientific Team Leader from Washington D.C. Mayor’s Office Visits CEHS | CEHS

Applying Research to Policy: Scientific Team Leader from Washington D.C. Mayor’s Office Visits CEHS

02/21/2018

The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services recently received a visit from Dr. David Yokum, the director of "The Lab @ DC" research office, to discuss a number of topics, including the best way for researchers in the social sciences to h...

 CEHS Online Graduate Education Programs Ranked 5th in the Nation | CEHS

CEHS Online Graduate Education Programs Ranked 5th in the Nation

02/06/2018

Thanks in part to its Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences (ITLS) master’s degree, the online graduate education programs offered by the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University were ranked in the top fi...

 ITLS Professor David Feldon Presents Inaugural Lecture | CEHS

ITLS Professor David Feldon Presents Inaugural Lecture

01/29/2018

David Feldon, a professor of Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences in the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services, recently presented his inaugural lecture in the home of Noelle and John Cockett, president and first gentleman of...

 Remembering Dennis Dolny | CEHS

Remembering Dennis Dolny

01/17/2018

Dennis Dolny Memorial Fund, Celebration of Life.

 TEAL Professor Wins National Award for “Early Career Achievement” | CEHS

TEAL Professor Wins National Award for “Early Career Achievement”

01/12/2018

Dr. Amy Wilson-Lopez, associate professor in the School of Teacher Education and Leadership, has been recognized with the 2017 Early Career Achievement Award from the Literacy Research Association.

 Psychology Professor Michael Twohig Presents Inaugural Lecture: Acceptance & Commitment Therapy May Help Those with OCD | CEHS

Psychology Professor Michael Twohig Presents Inaugural Lecture: Acceptance & Commitment Therapy May Help Those with OCD

01/04/2018

Michael Twohig, a professor of psychology in the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services, recently presented his inaugural lecture in the home of Noelle and John Cockett, president and first gentleman of Utah State University, to commemo...

 Laura Dotson Named USU Eastern-Price Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year | CEHS

Laura Dotson Named USU Eastern-Price Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year

12/11/2017

Utah State University Eastern-Price (USU Eastern-Price) named Laura Dotson the Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year. Dotson, a professional practice assistant professor and the nursing program coordinator, began working at USU Eastern-Price in 2011. Dot...

 USU Psychology Research Highlighted in The Wall Street Journal | CEHS

USU Psychology Research Highlighted in The Wall Street Journal

12/01/2017

Would you rather eat dinner out tonight, or save toward retirement? For many of us, the idea of saving for retirement is too obscure to have an impact on our decision-making in the moment. But how easily can humans change their impulsive behavior?

 USU Launches BSN Program on Logan Campus |

USU Launches BSN Program on Logan Campus

11/27/2017

In Fall 2017, the first class of students entered USU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. The effort to establish this program at the main Logan campus began in response to high demand in the community for baccalaureate-prepared nurses as well as hi...

 Bringing Augmented Reality to Education | CEHS

Bringing Augmented Reality to Education

11/14/2017

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? Many people are enthusiastic about augmented mobile games such as Pokémon Go and just need a place to start. The Augmented Reality Interactive Storytelling (ARIS) platform is an easy way to begin and cre...

 CEHS Research Featured in TIME Cover Story | CEHS

CEHS Research Featured in TIME Cover Story

10/30/2017

At increasingly young ages, aspiring athletes across the United States encounter a youth-sports economy that increasingly resembles the pros. In this new cover story from TIME magazine, USU’s Travis Dorsch, assistant professor in the Department of Family,...

 How Do Children Develop Number Sense? TEAL Researcher Receives GEM Grant | CEHS

How Do Children Develop Number Sense? TEAL Researcher Receives GEM Grant

09/05/2017

How can young students’ interest and achievement in mathematics be improved? Dr. Jessica Shumway, assistant professor in USU’s School of Teacher Education and Leadership, speculates that one way could be to strengthen students’ “number sense.”

 Using Research to Train Researchers: Surprising Evidence on Value of Boot Camps in Newly Published Study | CEHS

Using Research to Train Researchers: Surprising Evidence on Value of Boot Camps in Newly Published Study

09/01/2017

Boot camps for graduate students are a rapidly growing trend in higher education. Short in duration format and high-intensity, these programs are widely thought to increase students’ performance trajectory in several areas, including socialization, public...

 CEHS Helps USU Expand Disability Services in the Dominican Republic | CEHS

CEHS Helps USU Expand Disability Services in the Dominican Republic

08/14/2017

Utah State University and the Dominican Republic entered into an agreement to provide research, training, conferences and cultural programs for children and families at the Dominican Republic’s Center for Comprehensive Attention for Disability (CAID). US...

Can Design of Wearable Technology Impact Health? | CEHS

Can Design of Wearable Technology Impact Health?

07/18/2017

Chris Thurston lives a pretty typical life for a 9-year-old; except that he just co-authored research for a medical journal, and he self-manages Type 1 Diabetes in nearly every moment of his life. Victor Lee, associate professor of Instructional Technolog...

 Banishing Intrusive Thoughts: New Research May Help Those with OCD | CEHS

Banishing Intrusive Thoughts: New Research May Help Those with OCD

07/06/2017

How can you let go of intrusive thoughts if you have OCD? That is the question Brooke Smith, a graduate research assistant in the psychology department, is attempting to answer.

 Getting Down to Business: Sound Beginnings Program Reunites for Summer Fun | CEHS

Getting Down to Business: Sound Beginnings Program Reunites for Summer Fun

06/29/2017

The Sound Beginnings program at USU, part of the Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education department, recently hosted its annual summer camp on the Logan campus. The three-day camp, now in its ninth year, is an opportunity for hearing-impaired children ...

Racing Toward the Future: USU STARS! GEAR UP Students Race Their Own Electric Cars | CEHS

Racing Toward the Future: USU STARS! GEAR UP Students Race Their Own Electric Cars

06/12/2017

Students from 19 Utah schools gathered in Tooele recently to race small electric vehicles as a part of UUS’s Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP). The go-kart sized cars were built by the students with help from progr...

 Sharing Our Appreciation: Dean Foley Hosts Lunch for Construction Workers | CEHS

Sharing Our Appreciation: Dean Foley Hosts Lunch for Construction Workers

06/06/2017

Construction workers don’t usually receive this much appreciation. Crews and contractors working on the new Sorenson Legacy Center for Clinical Excellence were recently treated to a lunch by Beth Foley, dean of the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education a...

 ITLS Doctoral Students ‘Hack the Garden’ | CEHS

ITLS Doctoral Students ‘Hack the Garden’

06/01/2017

Not everyone who tries to plant a garden has the proverbial ‘green thumb,’ which is why a group of doctoral students in the ITLS program at Utah State developed a prototype indoor gardening system. Complete with text message notifications and the ability ...

 I Dare You to Dream: USU Partners with NASA and Sen. Orrin Hatch for Live Feed from Space | CEHS

I Dare You to Dream: USU Partners with NASA and Sen. Orrin Hatch for Live Feed from Space

05/22/2017

Utah State University’s GEAR UP program and Space Dynamics Laboratory partnered with U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch and NASA to provide a live conversation between astronauts currently aboard the International Space Station and more than 200 students from acros...

 Excellence in Teaching: National Award for CEHS Professor | CEHS

Excellence in Teaching: National Award for CEHS Professor

05/15/2017

An innovative teaching method is bringing increased attention to Dr. Courtney Stewart, an assistant professor in the School of Teacher Education and Leadership. Stewart was recently recognized with the national Excellence in Teaching award from the Univer...

Breaking Barriers in Communication: New Research Could Improve Communication for Patients with Parkinson’s Disease | CEHS

Breaking Barriers in Communication: New Research Could Improve Communication for Patients with Parkinson’s Disease

05/11/2017

Dr. Stephanie Borrie, an assistant professor of speech-language pathology, has been awarded a $300,000 National Institute of Health grant to study “conversational entrainment.” This study could lead to better treatment of speech disorders associated with ...

 CEHS Lifetime Achievement Award: Awarded to Stew and Vicki Morrill | CEHS

CEHS Lifetime Achievement Award: Awarded to Stew and Vicki Morrill

04/27/2017

The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services Lifetime Achievement Award is given to those who have provided an outstanding contribution towards education and human services.

Professor Gets CWG Grant | CEHS

Professor Gets CWG Grant

04/24/2017

Dr. Jody Clarke-Midura, an assistant professor with the Instructional Technologies and Learning Sciences (ITLS) department, was awarded a grant from the Center for Women and Gender (CWG) at USU in April 2017.

Moving to the Music | CEHS

Moving to the Music

04/10/2017

Children at USU laboratory schools were pleased to receive a visit from one of the top elementary music educators in the country this week. Dr. Wendy Valerio, a professor of music education at the University of South Carolina, spent time with faculty and ...

 KHS Helps Students GEAR UP | CEHS

KHS Helps Students GEAR UP

04/03/2017

Faculty members from the Kinesiology and Health Science Department at USU recently hosted a group of high school students from Wendover, Nevada.

Usu’s Emma Eccles Jones CEHS Ranked 26th in the Nation: Only Program in Utah to Rank in the Top 50 | CEHS

Usu’s Emma Eccles Jones CEHS Ranked 26th in the Nation: Only Program in Utah to Rank in the Top 50

03/15/2017

Education building “U.S. News and World Report” magazine has again named the graduate programs in Utah State University's Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services among the top tier of colleges of education in the nation.

How Do Our Brains Perceive Time? The Answer Could Cure Diseases of the Brain | CEHS

How Do Our Brains Perceive Time? The Answer Could Cure Diseases of the Brain

02/28/2017

Catalin “Cat” Buhusi has spent his career asking deeper questions about how one’s brain perceives the passage of time.

Can Teaching Math Be Fun? Beth MacDonald: Teacher of the Year | CEHS

Can Teaching Math Be Fun? Beth MacDonald: Teacher of the Year

02/21/2017

Dr. Beth MacDonald is giving an important gift to the world: exceptional math teachers.

 Traditions of Learning: Connecting Native American Heritage to STEM | CEHS

Traditions of Learning: Connecting Native American Heritage to STEM

02/13/2017

Two Utah State researchers are taking a unique approach to “makerspaces” to improve STEM education in the Native American community.

Returning the Favor:  Helping our Homeless Vets

Returning the Favor: Helping our Homeless Vets

02/10/2017

Dr. Fargo explores risk factors that can help predict homelessness, including the effect of military misconduct, exposure to sexual trauma, substance abuse, mental health and economic issues.

 Returning the Favor: Helping Our Homeless Veterans | CEHS

Returning the Favor: Helping Our Homeless Veterans

02/06/2017

Dr. Jamison Fargo has committed much of his time, energy and passion towards alleviating homelessness among military veterans. Fargo is a professor in the Department of Psychology in the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services at USU. He...

Representative of Queen Elizabeth visits CEHS

Representative of Queen Elizabeth visits CEHS

01/31/2017

USU was recently pleased to receive a visit from the Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Ontario Canada’s Lieutenant Governor. In this position, Ms. Dowdeswell is a representative of Queen Elizabeth II, who is Canada’s head of state.

 Representative of Queen Elizabeth visits CEHS | CEHS

Representative of Queen Elizabeth visits CEHS

01/30/2017

USU was recently pleased to receive a visit from the Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Ontario Canada’s Lieutenant Governor. In this position, Ms. Dowdeswell is a representative of Queen Elizabeth II, who is Canada’s head of state. Ms. Dowdeswell earned a Master...

 USU Connects Local Businesses and Clients with Disabilities | CEHS

USU Connects Local Businesses and Clients with Disabilities

12/09/2016

Normally, wages are not a conversational topic in the workplace, but no one in this office seems to mind. For Ryan, the paystub is a source of pride—evidence that he is contributing.

Children Learn to Connect through Translating Robots | CEHS

Children Learn to Connect through Translating Robots

12/08/2016

Dr. Yanghee Kim, an associate professor of instructional technology and learning sciences at Utah State University, is attempting to find out. With the help of a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation, Dr. Kim and her team of researchers wi...

Edith Bowen Lab School Is Named One of the Best in the Nation | CEHS

Edith Bowen Lab School Is Named One of the Best in the Nation

11/30/2016

Every year the U. S. Department of Education seeks out and celebrates great American schools—those that demonstrate that all students can achieve to high levels. In September 2016, U.S. Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., announced that Edith Bowen...

CEHS T-Shirts Available Now | CEHS

CEHS T-Shirts Available Now

11/21/2016

Available in the Dean's Office – EDUC 109. Funds go to CEHS Scholarships for Students in Need.

Governor Herbert Visits Students with Disabilities at USU | CEHS

Governor Herbert Visits Students with Disabilities at USU

11/09/2016

Governor Herbert Visits Students with Disabilities at USU in November 2016.

CEHS Celebrates Film Premiere in Park City: “Follow the Sound of My Voice” | CEHS

CEHS Celebrates Film Premiere in Park City: “Follow the Sound of My Voice”

10/24/2016

Mobile-based intervention is found to improve students’ mental health—a newly published study in the Behavior Modification journal shows Dr. Michael Levin tackling a range of psychological issues using innovative technology.

The Secret to a Successful Marriage? Humility May Be the Answer Says USU Researcher | CEHS

The Secret to a Successful Marriage? Humility May Be the Answer Says USU Researcher

09/23/2016

The Secret to a Successful Marriage? Humility May Be the Answer Says USU Researcher.

Aggies Elevated: Revolutionary Program Helps Students with Disabilities Succeed in Higher Education | CEHS

Aggies Elevated: Revolutionary Program Helps Students with Disabilities Succeed in Higher Education

09/22/2016

College is a difficult time for many people. But for students with disabilities, it has its own set of challenges — which is why Utah State University established a revolutionary program called Aggies Elevated.journal shows Dr. Michael Levin tackling a ra...

Psychology Researcher Uses Innovative Technology to Improve Students’ Mental Health | CEHS

Psychology Researcher Uses Innovative Technology to Improve Students’ Mental Health

09/22/2016

In Dr. Levin’s newly published study, a web-based program was used to test whether ACT could be applied to improve a variety of mental health issues at once.

USU Helps Students GEAR UP | CEHS

USU Helps Students GEAR UP

09/22/2016

GEAR UP starts serving students in seventh grade, following them through high school graduation and their first year in college.

Groundbreaking and Naming Ceremony for the Sorenson Center for Clinical Excellence | CEHS

Groundbreaking and Naming Ceremony for the Sorenson Center for Clinical Excellence

09/07/2016

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services new building happened in September 2016. The Sorenson Center for Clinical Excellence will provide services and care over the human lifespan.

EEJ College of Education & Human Services New Faculty 2016 | CEHS
Web-Based Acceptance & Commitment Therapy for College Students | CEHS

Web-Based Acceptance & Commitment Therapy for College Students

07/26/2016

Mobile-based intervention is found to improve students’ mental health—a newly published study in the Behavior Modification journal shows Dr. Michael Levin tackling a range of psychological issues using innovative technology.

Bringing Students with Disabilities to Higher Levels | CEHS

Bringing Students with Disabilities to Higher Levels

07/26/2016

College is a difficult time for many people. But for students with disabilities, it has its own set of challenges — which is why Utah State University established a revolutionary program called Aggies Elevated.

Hit the Ground Running

Hit the Ground Running

07/26/2016

When Tim Slocum began searching for five new staff members, he had no idea he would hire all five of his favorite applicants.

Blue Goes Green Places New Drinking Fountain in the Education Building | CEHS

Blue Goes Green Places New Drinking Fountain in the Education Building

07/14/2016

Award-winning educator: financial planning is essential for everyone.

Usu Research Will Help Expand Rural Libraries’ Role | CEHS

Usu Research Will Help Expand Rural Libraries’ Role

05/12/2016

Utah State University researchers have received nearly $482,000 to work with libraries in Northern Utah and the junior high school students they serve. In the next three years, they will help rural libraries continue toward a future that is more interacti...

Nick Eastmond Gives a Seminar on Educational Research in Haiti | CEHS

Nick Eastmond Gives a Seminar on Educational Research in Haiti

05/12/2016

When Nick and Irene Eastmond arrived in Haiti earlier this year, they hoped to bolster education in that country, fostering the skills that would encourage leadership, entrepreneurship and problem-solving. What they found was an experience that drew more ...

Intermountain Healthcare donates $100,000 to the nursing program in the EEJ College of Education and Human Services at USU | CEHS
Big Blue Plays Kickball at Little Blue’s After School Club | CEHS

Big Blue Plays Kickball at Little Blue’s After School Club

05/10/2016

Big Blue played in a game of kickball with kids from Edith Bowen Lab School’s Little Blue After School Club. A program that provides a safe and fun learning environment for kids.

Military Sexual Trauma Linked to Higher Risk of Homelessness Among Veterans

04/20/2016

U.S. veterans who screened positive for sexual trauma in the military had a higher risk of postdeployment homelessness, with male veterans at greater risk than female veterans, according to an article published online by JAMA Psychiatry.

Autism Forum at USU

04/19/2016

View videos from the USU 2016 Autism Forum

Robins Award Winners from College | CEHS

Robins Award Winners from College

04/18/2016

Two Students from the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services received a prestigious Robins Award.

Emma Eccles Jones CEHS Awards Ceremony 2015-16 | CEHS

Emma Eccles Jones CEHS Awards Ceremony 2015-16

03/24/2016

The Emma Eccles Jones CEHS Awards Ceremony was held on Thursday, April 7, 2016, 3:30-5:00 p.m., at the Edith Bowen Laboratory School Auditorium. The following individuals were recognized for their outstanding achievements in the categories listed below.

USU Research Yields Dramatic Results in Treatment for Pornography Addiction | CEHS

USU Research Yields Dramatic Results in Treatment for Pornography Addiction

02/29/2016

A new, first of its kind study has produced dramatic results in treating pornography addiction.

Remembering College of Education Dean, Oral Ballam (1967–1992) | CEHS

Remembering College of Education Dean, Oral Ballam (1967–1992)

02/27/2016

The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services bids farewell to its former dean, Oral Ballam, who served from 1967 to 1992, in what was then known as the College of Education.

USU Study Connects Some Social Media Use to Marital Dissatisfaction | CEHS

USU Study Connects Some Social Media Use to Marital Dissatisfaction

02/08/2016

A new study shines some light on whether social media and gaming use were connected to dissatisfaction in marriages. In some cases, the answer was yes.

Service Brings Science to Life at Hardware Ranch | CEHS

Service Brings Science to Life at Hardware Ranch

02/04/2016

This winter, fifth-graders from Edith Bowen Laboratory School left the classroom, headed for the mountains and took hands-on science to a whole new level.

USU Works to Ease Special Education Teacher Shortage | CEHS

USU Works to Ease Special Education Teacher Shortage

02/01/2016

In a nationwide overview, Education Week examines the shortage of special education teachers that is felt in nearly every state. The story also highlights efforts at Utah State University to bring quality teaching to students all over Utah.

CEHS Researcher Seeks to Remove Literacy Barriers in Engineering | CEHS

CEHS Researcher Seeks to Remove Literacy Barriers in Engineering

01/11/2016

Much has been said, written and researched about the need for graduates with engineering skills. But what if one of the barriers to engineering education is literacy?

Professor Emeritus Provides Expertise in Haiti as Fulbright Senior Scholar | CEHS

Professor Emeritus Provides Expertise in Haiti as Fulbright Senior Scholar

01/05/2016

Dr. Nick Eastmond has pioneered education, technology and research here at Utah State University. This month he is taking his expertise to Haiti as a Fulbright Senior Scholar.

Top 10 Stories of 2015: From the Blog and Website News | CEHS

Top 10 Stories of 2015: From the Blog and Website News

01/01/2016

CEHS top 10 stories of 2015 From the blog and website news.

6 of Top 10 Usu Influencers are from CEHS

12/18/2015

The Utah Statesman has released its list of USU’s most influential people, and six of the top 10 have ties to CEHS.

6 of top 10 USU Influencers are from CEHS | CEHS

6 of top 10 USU Influencers are from CEHS

12/18/2015

The Utah Statesman has released its list of USU’s most influential people, and six of the top 10 have ties to CEHS.

Award-winning Educator: Financial Planning Is Essential for Everyone | CEHS

Award-winning Educator: Financial Planning Is Essential for Everyone

12/18/2015

Award-winning educator: financial planning is essential for everyone.

Assert Program Will Soon Touch Lives in Russia | CEHS

Assert Program Will Soon Touch Lives in Russia

12/07/2015

This month, a new preschool center will open in Russia, modeled after Utah State University’s ASSERT. Early childhood educators from Nizhny Novgorod say the skills they learned here will change lives half a world away.

Novel Approach Earns Usu Assistant Professor National Recognition | CEHS

Novel Approach Earns Usu Assistant Professor National Recognition

11/12/2015

Novel approach earns USU assistant professor national recognition When two people talk, words are just one part of the conversation. Another important part is “entrainment,” which refers to the natural tendency for conversational partners to modify thei

Study Examines the Acceptability of Suicide among People with Disabilities | CEHS

Study Examines the Acceptability of Suicide among People with Disabilities

11/10/2015

A recent study may reveal that suicide is considered more acceptable if it’s contemplated by a person with a disability. The study, conducted by researchers at Utah State University and Mississippi State University, examined the results of an online surv...

Fifth-graders Use College-level Software to Unleash Their Creativity | CEHS

Fifth-graders Use College-level Software to Unleash Their Creativity

11/05/2015

Fifth-graders use college-level software to unleash their creativity.

Proposed Building Will Boost Education and Human Services at USU | CEHS

Proposed Building Will Boost Education and Human Services at USU

11/03/2015

Three years ago, Areon wanted a job, but she wasn’t sure she could ever keep one. “I have high functioning autism,” she said. “While I have a good brain on me, I’m not very good socially, and I have anxiety.”

$7.6 Million Project Will Teach Relationship Skills to At-risk Youth | CEHS

$7.6 Million Project Will Teach Relationship Skills to At-risk Youth

10/29/2015

$7.6 million project will teach relationship skills to at-risk youth For nearly 10 years, Utah State University has offered relationship education classes to people throughout the state. Now, information will be brought to a new audience: at-risk youth.

USU STARS! GEAR UP Students Exhibit Skills at Greenpower Event | CEHS

USU STARS! GEAR UP Students Exhibit Skills at Greenpower Event

10/29/2015

On Saturday, students from eleven schools in Utah and Nevada converged on the Historic Wendover Airfield for an exhibition event using the one-person electric cars they have been working on for months. Also on exhibition were the skills it took to get the...

4 grants address education & human service needs, bring $4.7 million to CEHS | CEHS

4 grants address education & human service needs, bring $4.7 million to CEHS

10/20/2015

4 grants address education & human service needs, bring $4.7 million to CEHS.

CEHS Infographic | CEHS

CEHS Infographic

10/19/2015

A summary of recent highlights from the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services.

USU’s GEAR UP Partnership Puts Students on Track to Higher Education | CEHS

USU’s GEAR UP Partnership Puts Students on Track to Higher Education

10/08/2015

A new, $32.8 million grant will help more than 3000 Utah middle schoolers schools catch the vision of higher education—and then make the dream come true.

ITLS Assistant Professor Named 2015 Reviewer of the Year | CEHS

ITLS Assistant Professor Named 2015 Reviewer of the Year

10/06/2015

The Journal of the Learning Sciences is the flagship journal in its field, so when it named an Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences assistant professor as its 2015 Early Career Reviewer of the Year, it was a real distinction for both her and her...

On the Slopes and in the Classroom, Jeremy Jensen Focuses on Freedom | CEHS

On the Slopes and in the Classroom, Jeremy Jensen Focuses on Freedom

10/05/2015

On the Slopes and in the Classroom, Jeremy Jensen Focuses on Freedom.

Facts About the College | CEHS

Facts About the College

09/30/2015

Facts about the EEJ CEHS at USU.

Lottery Now Open for TEDxUSU | CEHS

Lottery Now Open for TEDxUSU

09/24/2015

Lottery now open for TEDxUSU. Three speakers are from the EEJ College of Education and Human Services.

School Counselor Training Aims to Send More Utahns to Higher Ed | CEHS

School Counselor Training Aims to Send More Utahns to Higher Ed

09/24/2015

Amid the droves of people going back to school are a number of high school counselors. Their ultimate objective: get even more high schoolers to obtain a degree.

Pioneering Study Identifies Risk for Veteran Homelessness | CEHS

Pioneering Study Identifies Risk for Veteran Homelessness

09/04/2015

Pioneering Study Identifies Risk for Veteran Homelessness

TED Talks 2015

09/01/2015

TEDxUSU talks from our College

USU Assistant Professor to Speak at Uplift Families Conference | CEHS

USU Assistant Professor to Speak at Uplift Families Conference

08/25/2015

USU Assistant Professor to Speak at Uplift Families Conference.

ITLS Interim Department Head Looks to the Future | CEHS

ITLS Interim Department Head Looks to the Future

08/25/2015

ITLS interim department head looks to the future.

Revolutionary New Smartphone App Targets Alzheimer’s Prevention | CEHS

Revolutionary New Smartphone App Targets Alzheimer’s Prevention

08/17/2015

Revolutionary new smartphone app targets Alzheimer’s prevention.

The Latest Mission from the hEARt: Costa Rica 2015 | CEHS

The Latest Mission from the hEARt: Costa Rica 2015

08/17/2015

The latest Mission from the hEARt: Costa Rica 2015.

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STEM U at CEHS.

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CEHS Teacher of the Year Celebrates Variety in Her Students

08/14/2015

CEHS Teacher of the Year celebrates variety in her students.

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Aria's Story

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The story behind USU's new nursing scholarship