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Lyndal Khaw

Spring 2014 SNP update

by Lyndal Khaw, Students and New Professionals Representative, NCFR Board
March 28, 2014

As we grow, a major challenge has been in supporting transitions of roles and responsibilities of SNP leaders. 

Lyndal Khaw

Meet your Students and New Professionals representatives

May 23, 2013

Introducing members of the current SNP Steering Committee, including their research interests, advice to SNPs and acknowlegement of their mentors.

Using technology to stay connected

by Marissa Stone, SNP Representative, Family Science Section (2011-2012)
April 16, 2013

Each generation brings about new applications to help us get and stay connected. For many of us, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn are a normal part of our lives. But there are some new tools out now that may take us beyond the level of connectivity available in these applications.

Andrew Behnke

SNP resources and where to find them

by Andrew Behnke, SNP Representative, NCFR Board of Directors (2011-2012)
April 16, 2013

Student members of NCFR have often questioned where they can learn about jobs in their field and how they can prepare to win them. Thankfully, NCFR has a number of great places to start.

Katie Lowe

Katie Lowe receives prestigious Ruth Hathaway Jewson Award

The award recognizes the outstanding Family Studies dissertation proposal submitted by a doctoral candidate
October 26, 2012

Lowe's dissertation is titled Parental Involvement during the College Transition:Trajectories and Associations with Academic Success, Well-being, and Individuation.

Christiana Awosan

Christiana Awosan receives prestigious McAdoo Award

Awosan is a marriage and family therapist and a doctoral candidate in couple and family therapy
October 26, 2012

The purpose of this award is to provide support for the completion of an approved doctoral dissertation with a focus on issues impacting ethnic minority families.

Mallory Lucier-Greer, Amanda Williams

Mallory Lucier-Greer, Amanda Williams awarded NCFR Student Award

The two graduate students are co-recipients of the award
October 25, 2012

This award is given to NCFR graduate student members who have demonstrated excellence as a student with high potential for contribution to the discipline of family studies.

Lori Kinkler, Hyun-Kyung You

Lori Kinkler, Hyun-Kyung You receive feminist research awards

The two received Jessie Bernard awards from NCFR
October 25, 2012

The awards are presented in memory of Jessie Bernard, former NCFR President and pioneer in the field of Feminist Family Studies.

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SNP Conference Newsletter

October 25, 2012

SNPs, don't miss these opportunities at the 2012 NCFR Annual Confernce

President’s Report: Communication with our student and new professional members

by Elaine A. Anderson, Ph.D., NCFR President
September 26, 2012

I recently learned the importance of communicating with our newer and often younger members when I had the pleasure in May to travel to Portland, Oregon, to the Northwest Council on Family Relations (NWCFR) meeting.

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Put your affiliate on display at the conference

This annual competition is back!
September 24, 2012
Jan McCulloch, NCFR Families and Health Chair

Family and Health update: Phoenix, here we come

Greetings NCFR Members and Walkers!
September 14, 2012

Check out the leader board. The EE Section and the CFLE Advisory Board may be partying in Phoenix.

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NCFR Webinar

An Introduction to Ethical Thinking and Practice for Family Professionals: A Case Study Approach.

Welcome to NCFR's first webinar...and it's free!

FLE Month Proclamation

Family Life Education Month Contest

February is Family Life Education Month
July 05, 2012

February is Family Life Education Month. Help NCFR promote February as Family Life Education Month in 2013 by contributing to the National Council on Family Relations' Family Life Education Month Contest.

Affiliate Councils Awards

Deadline is June 30 for 2012 awards
May 21, 2012

Nominate a colleague for the professional Meritorious Service Award. Students may apply for the student awards, all of which include a stipend and recognition at the annual conference.

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SNP Conference Update

Conference attendance...a great experience for students
May 10, 2012