Education

  • When refugees are pregnant and postpartum moms

    As the director of Proyecto Mamá, a Milwaukee-based research project assessing the mental health needs of perinatal Latina mothers, Dr. Lisa Edwards often worked with moms who are Mexican immigrants. In the perinatal period, the months before or after giving birth, when it is natural to feel stressed, these mothers frequently had additional factors compounding…

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    Diagnoses delayed

    Faculty team seeks to remove barriers from identifying children with autism.

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    Watch the first ‘Paying it Forward’ conversation with Dr. Howard Fuller

    Watch the first discussion in the “Paying it Forward: Lessons for a new generation from Dr. Howard Fuller’s life on activism’s front lines,” a conversation series devoted to the issues that have driven Fuller’s activism and mission around education reform and social justice. The discussions capture some aspects of Fuller’s legacy, experiences and impact as…

  • Dr. Leigh van den Kieboom receives Father Pedro Arrupe, S.J. Faculty Colleague Award

    Dr. Leigh van den Kieboom, associate dean in the College of Education, was selected by her colleagues to receive the Father Pedro Arrupe, S.J. Faculty Colleague Award. The award is designed to recognize and celebrate one faculty member whose extraordinary generosity toward others stands out. Nominators commended Dr. van den Kieboom for her extraordinary care of faculty, as well…