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Lauren Stratton shares gerontology research in student profile

Lauren Stratton sees herself doing research, programming, and/or policy work for an organization devoted to helping older adults and their caregivers after graduation. More».
For more information, contact Lauren Stratton in human development and family studies at stratton@iastate.edu.

Vanessa Kime promotes Academic Program for Excellence in student profile

Vanessa Kime wants to use her degree in elementary education to teach all over the world. More».
For more information, contact Vanessa Kime in human development and family studies at vkime@iastate.edu.

Des Moines Register shares financial tips from Suzanne Bartholomae

In the article, Bartholomae, an assistant professor in human development and family studies, said taking on increased debt for college can jeopardize parents’ retirement savings. More».
For more information, contact Suzanne Bartholomae in human development and family studies at 515-294-9528 or suzanneb@iastate.edu.

Hardeep K. Obhi keeps her future career options open in student profile

Hardeep Obhi hopes to work as a researcher who studies healthy aging after she graduates. For now, Hardeep spends her free time with family and friends, watching TV and movies, or learning about other cultures. More».
For more information, contact Hardeep K. Obhi in human development and family studies at hkobhi@iastate.edu.

Kere Hughes-Belding and Carla Peterson receive award to expand project:

Kere Hughes-Belding, an associate professor, and Carla Peterson, the associate dean of HDFS, received a $11,638 award to expand their work with the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting project in Iowa. A assessment of the quality of parent-child interaction, Parenting Interactions with Children: A Checklist of Observations Linked to Outcomes (PICCOLO), is being used as an outcome measure for the program. Drs. Hughes-Belding and Peterson are training home visitors across Iowa to help administer the PICCOLO measure and use the resulting data to inform their interventions with families. 
For more information, contact Carla Peterson in human development and family studies at 294-7804 or carlapet@iastate.edu.

Jennifer Margrett named 2018 Rossmann Manatt Scholar:

Jennifer Margrett, an associate professor of gerontology in human development and family studies, has been named the 2018 Rossmann Manatt Scholar. The award recognizes exceptional creativity and productivity in scholarship, teaching, and service, with great promise for continuing achievements. More».
For more information, contact Brenda Lohman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7804 or blohman@iastate.edu.

Ogden Reporter features Iowa State research on parent communication and male alcohol use

The Ogden Reporter on Jan. 24 featured research led by Olivia Diggs, a graduate student in human development and family studies, on the impact of parent communication on alcohol use among male adolescents. The article stemmed from a press release from the College of Human Sciences. More».

For more information, contact Olivia Diggs in human development and family studies at 515-294-6316 or ondiggs@iastate.edu.

Hannah Dannewitz stands out in the on-campus gerontology graduate major program in student profile

Hannah Dannewitz looks forward to working in long-term care administration after she graduates. Until she enters the industry, she enjoys spending time cooking, binge watching TV, and spending time with her dog, Kaia. More».
For more information, contact Hannah Dannewitz in human development and family studies at hcd@iastate.edu.

Katie Anthony pursues her passion in gerontology doctoral program in student profile

Katie Anthony wants to be a professor at a research institution to continue researching and teaching. When she isn’t balancing the many responsibilities of a Ph.D. student, she enjoys reading and traveling back to her hometown to see her family and her dogs. More».

For more information, contact Katie Anthony in human development and family studies at katiea01@iastate.edu.

Peiyi Lu broadens her knowledge through interdisciplinary study in student profile

Peiyi Lu hopes to use her doctorate in gerontology to be a researcher after she graduates. For now, Peiyi enjoys spending her time exercising, watching TV, and traveling. More».

For more information, contact Peiyi Lu in human development and family studies at peiyilu@iastate.edu.

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