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Seven CHS alumni recognized at 2019 ‘Seminole 100’

Florida State University unveiled the 2019 Seminole 100 during a ceremony hosted by the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, the FSU Alumni Association and professional services firm EY on Saturday, March 2. The 2nd Annual Seminole 100 Celebration at University Center Club in Doak Campbell Stadium recognized the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or managed […]

Dyadic Data Analysis Workshop

The workshop will be led by Dr. Thomas Ledermann from the Department of Family and Child Sciences at Florida State University. Dr. Ledermann is a leading figure in dyadic data analysis who, in collaboration with David Kenny, developed several procedures that are now used routinely in the analysis of dyadic data. Topics covered will include: […]

Several FCS faculty publish new textbook on current family stress & challenges

Today’s modern family has evolved throughout the years as more are faced with mounting adversity. Coping and overcoming hardships has created new kinds of challenges, raising questions for researchers. “…like conflict, stress seems to be an inevitable consequence of the human experience and family stressors are no different. All stress is not bad or damaging. […]

uBiome awards grant to study dietary intervention on bone health in men

The original press release can be viewed here. Through its Microbiome Grant Initiative, uBiome, the leader in microbial genomics, has awarded microbiome research support in study design, planning, sample collection, and analysis to researchers at Florida State University led by Ms. Elizabeth Foley, PhD Candidate, to study microbial community structure and bone health in older men […]

What you learn from mom and dad plays role in friendship development

The way parents respond to their children’s wants and needs can play a critical role in the way they learn to form strong friendships, according to a new Florida State University study. Bethany Blair, an assistant professor of family and child sciences at FSU, found that parents who responded to their children in a warm […]

“Being Twelve”, FCS professor gives professional perspective

WVFS Tallahassee recently interviewed associate professor Dr. Heidi Gazelle to provide insights on the experience of being a twelve-year-old. You can listen to the interview here. WVFS Tallahassee is an Affiliated Project of the Florida State University Student Government Association and the College of Communication and Information, and operates as a non-commercial, educational, public radio station.