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Bowers, Scarton, and Venatta Present On Design Principles for Effective Learning Environments

Karen Scarton, Fredalene Bowers, and Susan Venatta presented “From the Door of Your Classroom” at the Early Childhood Education Summit held in State College in November 2014.

Posted on 11/21/2014 9:08:13 AM

Palmer Presents On “Maximizing and Enhancing Interactions with STEAM”

Kalani Palmer, Child Development and Family Relations, presented "Maximizing and Enhancing Interactions with STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math)" at the Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children Biennial Conference.

Posted on 11/6/2014 8:42:55 AM

Bowers, Scarton, and Venatta Explore Evidenced-Based Environmental Design in Early Childhood Programs

Karen Scarton and Susan Venatta, Interior Design Program, and Fredalene Bowers, Child Development and Family Relations, researched evidenced-based environmental design in early childhood programs.

Posted on 11/6/2014 8:39:36 AM

Brown Presents on Parenting and Technology

Sarah Brown, Child Development and Family Relations, presented “Parenting with Technology” on October 17, 2014, at the “Inviting Ideas, Inspiring Innovation” conference hosted in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 10/28/2014 9:25:21 AM

Human Development and Environmental Studies Welcomes Palmer to Faculty

The Human Development and Environmental Studies Department is pleased to welcome Kalani Palmer, our newest faculty member.

Posted on 9/22/2014 1:44:36 PM

Student Rummel Earns Indiana County Suicide Task Force Volunteer Award

Brandy Rummel, a student in the Child Development and Family Relations program, earned the Angels on Earth, Inspiration Student Award given by the Suicide Task Force of Indiana County.

Posted on 9/19/2014 3:10:17 PM

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