Author Archives: Dan Dick

Photo of Dr. Larissa Duncan


Mothers, Babies, and the Neural Effects of Mindfulness The prestigious PEACE Grant will fund a study led by Larissa Duncan, the Elizabeth C. Davies Chair in Child and Family Well-Being, Associate and Faculty Director for the Center for Child and Family Well-Being, and Associate Professor in Human Development and Family Studies. Considerable research supports the positive effects […]

Jennifer Gaddis

Tune in: The Skinny on School Lunch with SoHE’s Prof Gaddis on HBO

The episode was released May 10 and can still be seen on HBO. Watch the teaser here.  Jennifer Gaddis was featured on this week’s episode of Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas on HBO. Gaddis, Assistant Professor in Civil Society and Community Studies, has conducted interviews with a number of sites, including Minneapolis Public Schools, to bring light […]

Day of Badger

Day of the Badger is Tuesday!

Join us on Tuesday (4/9) by making your gift to “Human Ecology” at, wear red to celebrate your Badger pride, and stay connected by sharing a favorite memory or two about #SoHE.  $10,000 is on the line for the School of Human Ecology, and we need your help!  Carol Sapoznik ’69 has set a […]