CEHD News

Forbes highlights I-Corps-L Initiative

Forbes magazine recently posted an article by contributing writer Niel Kane about the I-Corps-L project. STEM Education Center co-director and I-Corps-L co-principal investigator Dr. Karl Smith is quoted in this piece. The project is designed to foster an entrepreneurial mindset among educators and encourage implementation of innovations. We are proud to share this news and […]

CEHD staff help football hall-of-famer Bell complete his degree

Football hall-of-famer Bobby Bell, 74, is a new alum of the recreation, park, and leisure students program (RPLS), and CEHD staff worked behind the scenes to help make that happen. Bell was enrolled at the U of M in the early 1960s, long before electronic databases were used to track student progress. Mary Ellen Shaw, coordinator of student […]

Serido: Helping young adults cope with financial stress

Department of Family Social Science professor Joyce Serido’s research focuses on associations between financial coping behaviors of young adults and their resilience, adaptation, and life success. “You don’t have to be rich to cope with financial stress,” she explained in a CEHD Vision2020 article. “Coping with financial stress starts with an understanding that the decisions […]