People aged 65 or older are considered high-risk for severe illness from COVID-19, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Experts in our Center for Translational Research in Aging and Longevity, Dr. Nicolaas Deutz and Dr. Marielle Engelen, offer answers and recommendations for older adults during the current pandemic.
Friends & Former Students Tailgate
As a part of the College of Education and Human Development’s celebration of its 50th anniversary, we held a Friends & Former Students Tailgate before Texas A&M’s 45-14 win against UTSA on Saturday, Nov. 2.
We asked former students to share some of their fondest memories from their time with the college and how it has impacted their lives, and helped them impact the lives of others.Watch Video
Educational resources for your children
Faculty in the College of Education and Human Development are working to gather resources for students to stay academically engaged.
Talking to your children about COVID-19
Dr. Krystal Simmons, clinical associate professor in the Department of Educational Psychology, studies school psychology and counseling. We spoke with her for advice on how to speak with your children during a public crisis such as COVID-19.
How sport experiences can transform lives
Sport management professor Dr. Marlene Dixon showed that sport has the power to transform lives through recent research involving cyclists that completed the Texas 4000, a 4,000-mile bike ride from Austin to Anchorage, Alaska benefitting cancer research.
CEHD Programs Climb in New Rankings
Graduate programs in the College of Education and Human Development are gaining more respect across the country. Four are considered in the top tier of graduate education according to the 2021 U.S. News Best Graduate School Rankings.