Congratulations to three of our SFCS faculty members on their appointments to major EIU University Committees in the recent faculty election:
Dr. Jaimee Hartenstein was appointed to the Council on Graduate Studies
Dr. Nichole Hugo was elected to serve as a Faculty Senator
Dr. Mikki Sherwood was appointed to the Council on Teacher Education
CONGRATULATIONS! Way to represent FCS!
Dr. Mikki Sherwood was awarded a Faculty Development Grant for travel to the Prisoner’s Family Conference in May in Dallas. Dr. Sherwood is working on a program to bring 4-year EIU degree opportunities to incarcerated individuals in the state of Illinois and will use information and contacts from the conference in this project.
Drs. Simpson and Moyer were honored with an EIU Graduate Leadership Award for their work on launching the new Master’s in FCS online cohort program for FCS teachers: http://www.eiu.edu/famscigrad/ONLINE-MSinFCS-10-2014.pdf
Dr. Melanie Burns was selected as the recipient of the inaugural Dean’s Undergraduate Research Mentor Award for the Lumpkin College of Business and Applied Sciences! Congratulations, Dr. Burns!