TRIO Upward Bound students attend college affordability roundtable with Senator Franken

Two TRIO Upward Bound students met Friday with Sen. Al Franken and University President Eric Kaler, as part of a college affordability roundtable. Erika Romero-Paguay, TRIO Upward Bound alum and current TRIO Student Support Services student, and TRIO Upward Bound Edison high school senior Salina Vang expressed support for Franken’s Affordable College Textbook Act and […]

Christopher Watson and LeAnne Johnson Presenting at National Training Institute

Christopher Watson, co-director of CEED, and LeAnne Johnson, assistant professor in the Department of Educational Psychology, have been invited to present their findings on scaling up the Technical Assistance Center Social Emotional Interventions’ (TACSEI) project in Minnesota at the National Training Institute on Effective Practices, in St. Petersburg, Florida, on April 24. The invitation came from […]

Goh convenes panel of Twin Cities area mental health providers for community forum on Somali and East African mental health

Dr. Michael Goh,  associate professor in the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development (OLPD), convened and chaired a panel of eight mental health providers from clinics and agencies around the Twin Cities area for a community forum on Somali and East African mental health on April 10 at the Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement (UROC) […]