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Speaker to give tips for 'Taking Care of You'

Speaker to give tips for 'Taking Care of You'

Oct 07, 2019

Motivational speaker K.B. Strawder Jr. will speak on "Success and Self-Care: Taking Care of You" from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, in 108 Chambers Building on the Penn State University Park campus. Speaker to give tips for 'Taking Care of You' - Read More…

Professor contributes to federal report on child and youth mental health

Professor contributes to federal report on child and youth mental health

Sep 24, 2019

A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine calls for a comprehensive national agenda to improve mental, emotional and behavioral health in children and youth. Jennifer Frank, assistant professor of education, senior research associate with the Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, and Social Science Research Institute faculty co-funded faculty member at Penn State, served on the panel responsible for the report. Professor contributes to federal report on child and youth mental health - Read More…

Team wins 5-year, $1.98 million NSF grant to improve teacher prep

Sep 09, 2019

A team of College of Education faculty led by P. Karen Murphy has won a five-year, $1.98 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to improve the preparation of undergraduate preservice elementary teachers. Team wins 5-year, $1.98 million NSF grant to improve teacher prep - Read More…

Murphy awarded Lyle Spencer grant for transformative research project

Sep 04, 2019

P. Karen Murphy, distinguished professor of education (educational psychology), and a multi-university/institute team has won a Lyle Spencer Research Award to Transform Education. The award is for just shy of $1 million. Murphy awarded Lyle Spencer grant for transformative research project - Read More…

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