Throughout the state and around the world, Dean Soyeon Shim is a frequent traveler for SoHE. She attends conferences, gathers with alumni, connects with students, presents research, and spends time with her family. Here she calls out a few highlights from 2017-2018.
February 22, 2017 ^
Saracosta, FL- Alumni Luncheon
April 8, 2017 ^
South Korea- International Economics Development & Research Center Conference. A presenter’s daughter is a SoHE doctoral student. What a lovely connection!
May 18, 2017
Madison, WI- International Forum on Consciousness. A great connection to our Mind-Body initiative. 16 SoHE attendees, including five grad students.
June 15, 2017 ^
Door County, WI- Wisconsin Alumni Social. Hosted by Karon Ohm (’84), whose daughter, Kristin Ehlert, is an HDFS junior and a second-generation SoHE student!
June 19, 2017 ^
Green Bay, WI- Fishing
June 27, 2017
Madrid, Spain- International Conference for Human Rights
July 12, 2017
Amsterdam, Netherlands- European Congress of Psychology. An APLUS research presentation, underscoring how financial capabilities for young adults is a global need.
August 3, 2017 ^
UW Madison- Meeting Korean Ambassador.
August 16, 2017 ^
Kemp Natural Resource Station, Woodruff, WI- An extension retreat with fellow UW deans, including CAL’s Kate VandenBosch.
September 5, 2017 ^
UW Madison- Welcoming 6,645 New Badgers to Campus.
September 27, 2017 ^
Susan Davis International, Washington D.C.- Attended the Young Adults and Financial Capability Forum as part of my APLUS research and visited exemplary alumna Susan Davis.
October 31, 2017 ^
Stanford d.school, Stanford, CA- Traveled cross-country for the Design Thinking initiative.
November 17, 2017
International Congress of Clinical & Health Psychology on Children & Adolescents, Seville, Spain- Met and heard the famous Dr. Alan Kazdin present. Connecting with doctoral student Konstanze Schoeps from the University of Valencia led to her coming to SoHE this fall as a research assistant for Dr. Larissa Duncan.
White Fish, MT- Skiing with my son Ian.
February 7, 2018 ^
Madison Airport, Madison, WI- Ran into SoHE alum and Badger and U.S. men’s Olympic coach, Tony Granato, on his way to Pyeongchang.
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