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SoHE Faculty Rock the Campus Fall Research Competition

Research and graduate education is core to the mission of the School of Human Ecology, so it’s with great pride that we congratulate our faculty members receiving awards from the VCGRE Fall Research Competition – for projects in 2018-19:


Fenaba Addo

Assistant Professor Fenaba Addo

“(Re)creating Inequality: Student Loan Debt and Young Adult Well Being”



Jennifer Angus


Professor Jennifer Angus

“The Naturalist Impulse”  residency at Florence Griswold Museum, Connecticut


Assist Prof Marianne Fairbanks interviewed for WI Public Television


Assistant Professor Marianne Fairbanks

“Weaving Lab: Mobile and Local Textile Production, Innovation and Community”


Professor Jen Gaddis


Assistant Professor Jen Gaddis

“Oral Histories of Tribal Food Sovereignty in the Oneida and Ho-Chunk Nations”


Picture of Cliff Robb


Associate Professor Cliff Robb

“Student Loan Debt Burdens and Financial Choices in the Life Course: Home Buying, Marriage, and Fertility”


Hearty congratulations to our colleagues — a marvelous way to start 2018.

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