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Influences in Teen Drinking
Adolescents drinking may be influenced more by extended circle of friends UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. --Teenage alcohol consumption may be influenced more by a date's friends than his or her own friends,...
Language Science Post-Docs Receive NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
Nov 11, 2014
In July, Melinda Fricke and Megan Zirnstein each received prestigious Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences (SBE) Postdoctoral Research...
Katerina Bodovski Receives NSF Grant to Study Global Academic Achievement
Nov 11, 2014
Associate Professor of Educational Theory and Policy Katerina Bodovski received funding from the National Science Foundation in August for her grant...
U.S. First-Grade Teachers More Likely to Use Ineffective Instruction for Students Struggling with Mathematics
Jul 15, 2014
First grade teachers in the U.S. may need to change their classroom instructional practices if they are to increase the achievement of students...
PROSPER Project Recognized for Community Engagement
Jun 16, 2014
The PROSPER Project, a collaboration between faculty members in the College of Health and Human Development and the College of Agricultural Sciences...
Conference Helps ‘Bridge the Gaps’ in the Field of Child Protection
May 12, 2014
“Thanks to many of the people in this room, we’ve done more things in the past 40 years for child protection than the previous 4,000," said Charles...