College of Education

A HEDCO clinic worker with a child
January 17

Thomsons endow new HEDCO Clinic director position

The $2 million gift will help the clinic reach its full potential
A child reading with a teacher
November 16

UO to lead national comprehensive literacy center

Its aim is to help children with learning disabilities
Elizabeth Budd
October 21

Activity helps kids stay fit, says UO cluster hire Elizabeth Budd

The new addition to the health cluster is ready to help kids and communities live healthy lives
Nicole Giuliani
October 14

Brain food: Nicole Giuliani looks to the mind to study food choices

As part the new Health Promotion and Obesity Prevention Initiative, she hopes to tap brain processes to adjust how people view what they eat
Amy Stuart Wells
October 13

New Morse Chair to speak on public education and democracy

Amy Stuart Wells of Columbia University studies race and education
Members of the UO's Tribal Advisory Council
October 10

Renewed Sapsik'ʷałá grant supports tribal education

The grant helps train Native American teachers to work with native youth
Tasia Smith
October 7

Tasia Smith looks to build partnerships in new health cluster

Smith led collaborative interventions in Florida and the Bronx
Nichole Kelly of the UO's Health Promotion and Obesity Prevention Initiative
September 30

Nichole Kelly joins health cluster to improve eating behaviors

During the summer, the former NIH postdoctoral researcher met with community leaders in preparation to help tackle the issue of childhood obesity
Leslie Leve of the College of Education
September 22

UO has role in new national initiative on children's health

NIH chooses research led by Leslie Leve as part of an initiative to probe environmental influences on health from pregnancy to early adulthood
Lauren Boettger, a 2014 graduate, teaching at Fairfield Elementary.
September 21

Scholarship gift will put more UO teachers in more public schools

The program will provide financial support to 90 undergrads and 10 graduate students by fall 2017