CEHD News

ICI collaborates with educators in India to improve elementary education

Faculty and students from Avinashilingam University for Women in Coimbatore, India, have arrived at the Institute on Community Integration (ICI) to work with ICI staff on strategies for helping students of all abilities and backgrounds in India to reach a level of education that will make them competitive in the job market and in everyday life. […]

Vavrus keynote speaker at Midwest Comparative and International Society Conference

Dr. Frances Vavrus, professor and director of graduate studies in the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development (OLPD), was the keynote speaker at the Midwestern Comparative and International Education Society Regional Conference held on October 10-11 at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN.  Her speech, entitled Critical Internationalization: Moving from Theory to Practice, addressed the […]

Dr. Beth Lewis announces “Healthy Mom II” postpartum study

How Can a Motivational Exercise or Wellness Program Effect Postpartum Depression? October is National Depression Awareness Month and there’s a need to increase awareness for postpartum depression: Approximately 15% of new mothers experience depression and an even larger percentage report anxiety and/or depressive symptoms. Dr. Beth Lewis, an associate professor in the School of Kinesiology, […]