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Antioxidant-Rich Oats Could Be the Next Anti-Inflammatory Superfood

For several years, I’ve been studying the potential anti-inflammatory benefits of high-antioxidant oats. Based on the results, I believe that the potential is there for specialized oat products that provide significant […] MORE +

Message from Dean Jean K. Quam

We are driven by a sustained belief in the value of each child and adult, with unique talents and challenges. We aim to apply our knowledge for public, practical use to impact and improve lives. Learn more about Dean Quam […] MORE +

CEHD Alumni Receives 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award

We’d like to congratulate Dr. Ron Anderson, who was named as one of CEHD’s Distinguished Alumni Award for his efforts in improving education and learning opportunities for students. His leadership and dedication […] MORE +

Supporting Gender-Variant & Transgender Youth

Humans naturally display a variety of expressions of masculinity and femininity that may or may not be consistent with the sex they were assigned at birth. For some, gender variance extends […] MORE +

9 Research-Based Ideas to Help Close the Achievement Gap

Closing the achievement gap is a priority for University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler and for the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD). There are no easy answers, but we are seeing that small […] MORE +

Reading Comprehension: How Stories Help Students Learn New Information

Reading comprehension for young students has always been a primary focus for a number of researchers here at the College of Education and Human Development. In the Text […] MORE +

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Lynn Slifer Lauds Philanthropic Circle

Women’s Press published an article by CEHD Director of External Relations Lynn Slifer highlighting the impact of Women’s Philanthropic Leadership Circle. MORE +