Christina Yousaf was selected for the 2014 Outstanding Service Award for the Illinois Council on Family Relations. The award will be presented to her at the Illinois Council on Family Relations Conference in March. Congratulations to Christina!
Dr’s. Jackie Frank and Linda Simpson co-presented at the Illinois Governor’s Conference on Aging and Disability Conference in Chicago on December 12, 2013. The title of their presentation was Older Consumers: Navigating Through the Financial Maze. The conference is the largest training meeting in the state of Illinois designed to provide innovative, cutting edge information to professionals in the aging network.
The 2013 LCBAS Annual Report is available on-line.
Dr. Crystal Duncan-Lane attended the American Public Health Association Annual Conference in Boston, MA and the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) Conference in San
Antonio, TX. While at NCFR, she presented a roundtable titled Using a post-structural
feminist lens to critique the “risk,” in resilience” and a lightening paper titled Family resilience in the lives of women with a history of breast cancer. She also began her term as the secretary/treasurer of the Feminist Family Studies section.
In October, she had an invited presentation at the Science and Technology
Symposium: Revolutions in Science and Technology Paradigms, titled
Cyber-Ribbons: The influence of Internet support groups on healing from
Excellent work Dr. Duncan-Lane and thank you for representing FCS at EIU!
Dr. Lisa Moyer presented a poster session titled Help! We need somebody! An analysis of resources for non-traditional college students (with Theresa Lindsay, M.S.,Texas Woman’s University) at the 2013 National Council on Family Relations Conference held in San Antonio, TX from November 6-9, 2013.
Dr. Kathleen O’Rourke and Dr. Lisa Moyer (formerly Taylor) received an Achievement and Contribution Award in the area of Service. Congratulations to both of them on this well-deserved honor.
The following faculty members showcased their work at the 2013 Celebration of Publications, Creative Works and Grants program held in the Martin Luther King Union on October 23, 2013:
Brooks, L. & Simpson, L. (2013). Preparing our students for the real world: Are colleges doing enough? Family and Consumer Sciences webinar, Presented April, 2013. Proceedings.
Burns, M.T. (2012). Instructor’s Manual to accompany Nutrition: Science and Applications, 3e. Wiley and Sons Publishing.
Burns, M.T. (2012). Instructor’s Manual to accompany Community Nutrition in Action, 6e. Cengage Publishing.
Burns, M.T. (2012). Test bank to accompany Community Nutrition in Action, 6e. Cengage Publishing.
Meadows, M. (2012) Pink and blue: Telling the boys from the girls in America (book review). Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences. 104(3), 57-59.
Lindsay, T., & Moyer, L. (2013). Resources for non-traditional college students. Poster presented at the Illinois Council on Family Relations Conference, April, Champaign, IL. Abstract.
O’Rourke, K., Simpson, L., & Duncan-Lane, C. (2013). Round Roundtable Presenter. A step in the right direction: Making a wise transition to becoming a new faculty member – American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences annual conference abstracts – June 2013.
Heiser, L.M., Neuman, K.M., Altman, K.J., Brandt, K.A., & Painter, J.E. (2012). Raisins and dental caries educational material. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 112(9), pp. A-51.
McGill, C.R., Keast, D.R., Painter, J.E., Romano, C., Wightman J.D. (2012). Improved diet quality and increased nutrient intakes associated with grape product consumption by U.S. children and adults: NHANES 2003-2008. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 112(9), pp.A-27.
McGill, C.R., Keast, D.R., Painter, J.E., Romano, C.S., & Wightman, J.D. (2013). Improved diet quality and increased nutrient intakes associated with grape product consumption by U.S. children and adults: national health and nutrition examination survey 2003 to 2008. Journal of Food Science, 78(1), pp. 1-4.
Patel, B.P., Luhovy, B., Mollard, R., Painter, J.E., & Anderson, G. (2013). A pre-meal snack of raisins decreases mealtime food intake more than grapes in young children. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 2013, 38(4): 382-389, 10.1139/apnm-2012-0309
Patel, B.P., Bellissimo, N., Luhovyy, B., Bennett, L.J., Hurton, E., Painter, J.E., & Anderson, G.H. (2013). An After-school snack or raisins lowers cumulative food intake in young children. Journal of Food Science, 78(1), pp. 5-10.
Painter, J.E., & Waters, A.R. (2013). A review of the health benefits of raisins. Journal of Food Science, 78(1), pp. ii-iii.
Shaw, K., & Sullivan, P. (2013). Retail place attachment: a qualitative study of apparel shoppers. Journal of Global Fashion Marketing, (ahead-of-print), 1-15. DOI:
Shaw, K. & Marcotte, H. (2013, March). ACRA American Collegiate Retailing Association Conference Proceeding, If you can’t beat them join them: Using smart phone applications in the classroom to enhance student learning. Nashville, TN, March 20-23, 2013.
Sullivan, P., Shaw, K., DuPont, A. Different or not: Domestic and Mexican national outshoppers in the U.S. 17th Conference of the International Conference on Research in the Distributive Trades Conference Proceedings, European Association of Education and Research in Commercial Distribution (EAERCD), University of Valencia, Valencia Spain, July 3-5, 2013.
Simpson, L., & Dallas, L. (2013). Innovative Use of Technology in Research. Faculty Summer Institute, University of Illinois. May 2013.
Simpson, L., Sanantonio, C., Moyer, L., & Frank, J. (2013) Montessori principles and the home environment – – American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences annual conference abstracts – June 2013.