University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Family Studies and Human Development

Trio of Norton Faculty launch "The Little Book" for national publication

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The Little Book: A Beginner's Guide to Finding Your Rhetorical Voice helps students communicate with confidence in their speaking and writing. The material facilitates self-discovery and critical thinking as students learn to assess the validity of their ideas and express them with clarity and integrity.

The Little Book: A Beginner's Guide to Finding Your Rhetorical Voice helps students communicate with confidence in their speaking and writing. Read more »

News Contact: 
Richard Nelson Wood
Contact Email: 
rnwood@email.arizona.edu

Norton Associate Professors Weigh Economic Impact of Low Gas Prices

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Associate professor at the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, Anita D. Bhappu, Ph.D. and Sabrina V. Helm, Ph.D contribute to a discussion on the economic impact regarding lower gas prices.

 

Since Jan. 18, Tucson gasoline prices have dropped 6 cents per gallon, according to GasBuddy, a retail fuel pricing aggregate. Read more »

News Contact: 
Anita D. Bhappu, Ph.D.
Contact Email: 
abhappu@email.arizona.edu

FSHD Students Elected Representatives of Renowned International Organization

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Congratulations to Jose-Michael Gonzalez and Diana Meter who were elected to Student and Early Career representative offices in the Society for Research in Child Development, a prestigious international organization.

Congratulations to Jose-Michael Gonzalez and Diana Meter who were elected to Student and Early Career representative offices in the Society for Research in Child Development, a prestigious internat Read more »

NSF Grant Funds CALS Postdoc Student’s Research on LGBTQ Teen Alcohol Use

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Jessica Fish, a postdoctoral research associate in the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, received a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant at the beginning of fall semester 2014 for her research on the mental health and wellbeing of LGBTQ and minority teens.

Jessica Fish, a postdoctoral research associate in the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, rece Read more »

News Contact: 
Stephen T. Russell, Ph.D.
Contact Email: 
strussel@email.arizona.edu

Deirdre (DeeDee) Avery, MS, MPH

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Deirdre (DeeDee)
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Avery
Deirdre (DeeDee) Avery, MS, MPH
Evaluation Specialist
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-1742

Madeleine deBlois

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Madeleine
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DeBlois
Madeleine DeBlois
Research Scientist
Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth and Families
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-1521

Linda Pallock, Ph.D.

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Linda
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Pallock
Linda Pallock, Ph.D.
Lecturer
Family Studies and Human Development
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 621-1724

FSHD Faculty Member awarded AAFSAA 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award

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Congratulations to Jacqueline Larriva, who has been selected for the University of Arizona's Asian American Faculty, Staff and Alumni Association (AAFSAA) 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award. Read more »

Congratulations to Jacqueline Larriva, who has been selected for the University of Arizona's Asian American Faculty, Staff and Alumni Association (AAFSAA) 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award.

Contact Email: 
jlarriva@email.arizona.edu

Efforts Build to Track School Climate for LGBT Students

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Advocates and researchers, such as Dr. Stephen Russell, are finding new sources of data to help show that students from racial- and ethnic-minority groups are consistently disciplined at higher rates than their peers.

Efforts Build to Track School Climate for LGBT Students

News Contact: 
Stephen T. Russell, Ph.D.
Contact Email: 
strussell@arizona.edu

Schizophrenia is 8 diseases

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Dr. Charles Raison gives insight on how to help predict who might get schizophrenia, and to help treat it more efficiently. "Schizophrenia is probably 80 different diseases," Raison says. "All psychiatric conditions likely share this heterogeneity."

Study: Schizophrenia is 8 diseases
By Jacque Wilson, CNN

News Contact: 
Charles Raison, MD
Contact Email: 
craison@email.arizona.edu


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