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College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3080
Moscow, ID 83844-3080

General Contact:
Phone: 208-885-6772
Email: ehhs@uidaho.edu

Student Services:
Phone: 208-885-6610

Fax: 208-885-1071

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Mailing Address:
University of Idaho Boise Center
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035

Email: boise@uidaho.edu

Web: Boise Center

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Mailing Address:
University of Idaho CDA Center
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-292-2519

Fax: 208-667-5275

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: CDA Center

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News

WWAMI Faculty Awarded $99,000 NIH Grant to Research Underlying Causes of Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes

Posted 11/5/2020 11:00:00 PM

Onesmo Balemba (PI, Department of Biological Sciences and dual appointment with WWAMI), Chantal Vella (Co-PI, Department of Movement Sciences and dual appointment with WWAMI) and Rayme Geidl (Co-PI, WWAMI, associate director of Clinical Education) were awarded a one-year, $99,000 National Institute of Health (NIH) grant through the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Diabetes Complications Consortium to explore novel causes of diabetes neuropathy (nerve … Read more

Idaho’s Physician Shortage Spurs Support for Medical Students at U of I

Posted 9/21/2020 5:59:00 PM

Guest column by John Huckabay: This fall is the first time medical students at the University of Idaho will benefit from the D.A. Huckabay M.D. WWAMI Scholarship Endowment. When I set up the Huckabay Scholarship Endowment in 2019, I did so knowing that Idaho needs physicians, that the U of I is an ideal place for future physicians to start training and that offsetting debt is critical to their success. Read more

Janine Darragh Selected for English Language Specialist Assignment

Posted 9/11/2020 9:39:00 PM

Janine Darragh, associate professor in the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences, was selected by the U.S. Department of State for a three-week English Language Specialist project. The project is for Teach for Lebanon Fellows and focuses on teacher training in Lebanon. Darragh will facilitate professional development courses for graduates who will serve two years as English teachers in Lebanon schools. Read more

Associate Professor John Cannon Is the Idaho Teacher Educator of the Year Award Recipient

Posted 9/8/2020 10:51:00 PM

Congratulations to John Cannon, curriculum and instruction associate professor and Career and Technical Education (CTE) program coordinator, for receiving the Idaho Teacher Educator of the Year award from Career Technical Educators of Idaho. Cannon facilitates the Idaho Division of CTE’s InSpIRE to Educate program at the University of Idaho for new CTE teachers. Read more

Bay Watchers Keep an Eye on Coeur d’Alene Lake

Posted 8/27/2020 10:40:00 PM

This story was written by the Our Gem Collaborative team for the CDA Press on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020. Along the shores of Coeur d’Alene Lake, citizen scientists are keeping a close eye and detailed log of changes in the water. Read more

U of I Professor to Lead $2.7 Million Grant to Support Math Learning in Rural Districts

Posted 5/27/2020 4:50:00 PM

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — May 27, 2020 — A University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene faculty member has secured a $2.7 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to establish and study online professional development for math coaches in rural school districts. Read more

Making Math Fun: New Activity Book Promotes Learning Through Games

Posted 5/7/2020 9:15:00 PM

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — May 7, 2020 — The Idaho Regional Mathematics Center at University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene has a new resource available to parents and teachers to keep students engaged with math lessons during this extended time out of the classroom. Read more

Farjahan Shawon Receives Athena Student Excellence Award

Posted 5/4/2020 11:52:00 PM

Farjahan Shawon, a Ph.D. candidate in the Curriculum and Instruction Department, has been awarded the Athena Student Excellence Award for her commitment to educational access and equality for all. Shawon's dissertation research is motivated by a personal passion to enable quality education for communities across the globe, using online education tools to overcome geographic boundaries. Read more

U of I Faculty Members Investigate the Future of Educational Spaces in the Era of COVID-19

Posted 4/16/2020 11:00:00 PM

Elizabeth Wargo in the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences recently published a conceptual article titled, “Intertwined Higher Education Places and Spaces,” in Journal for the Study of Postsecondary Education. Drawing on U.S. higher education's rapid transition to online education in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, dichotomous thinking about education space is investigated by examining how the physical is intertwined with the digital. Read more

U of I Medical Education Students Organize Equipment Drive to Fight COVID-19

Posted 4/8/2020 7:13:00 PM

MOSCOW, Idaho — April 8, 2020 — University of Idaho WWAMI Medical Education Program students are holding a personal protective equipment (PPE) supply drive to support health care workers on the Palouse in the fight against coronavirus (COVID-19). Read more

U of I Rallies to Assist Communities in Fight Against COVID-19

Posted 4/2/2020 9:03:00 PM

MOSCOW, Idaho — April 2, 2020 — The University of Idaho is rallying in different ways to help the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Read more

Fundraiser Supports Students, Communities Feeling Impacts of COVID-19

Posted 3/31/2020 6:33:00 PM

MOSCOW, Idaho — March 31, 2020 — The University of Idaho is offering a fundraising drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic for three areas: students feeling the impacts of job loss or additional travel; food for those in need; and Idaho medical professionals who need access to expert information to address the outbreak. Read more

COVID-19 Virtual Forum Organized by Medical Education Program Hits Maximum Attendees

Posted 3/24/2020 10:21:00 PM

A virtual forum on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic organized on Tuesday by the University of Idaho’s medical education program Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) reached the 500 maximum number of visitors within the first five minutes of the session. The number was expanded from 200 to 500 due to the extreme interest from health care providers throughout the state. Read more

Medical Education Program to Convene Professionals to Tackle COVID-19

Posted 3/24/2020 4:48:00 PM

MOSCOW, Idaho — March 23, 2020 — A five-state medical education program that includes the University of Idaho will bring Idaho medical providers together Tuesday, March 24, to discuss strategies to address challenges stemming from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Read more

Zouheir Rezki Earns NSF CAREER Award

Posted 3/5/2020 9:47:00 PM

MOSCOW, Idaho — March 5, 2020 — University of Idaho College of Engineering Assistant Professor Zouheir Rezki has earned the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Award. Read more

Quality Online Faculty

Posted 2/14/2020 12:19:00 AM

U of I’s College of Education, Health and Human Sciences (CEHHS) launched a program in fall 2019 to support faculty with an external professional development opportunity to help them design effective and engaging online courses for students. The 16-week online course, offered in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, engaged 20 faculty from four colleges across campus in an authentic learning environment to experience pedagogical and technological best practices. Read more

Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health Donates $1.5 Million to University of Idaho

Posted 2/7/2020 7:56:00 PM

Funding Supports the Vandal Promise Scholarship and Creates the Blue Cross of Idaho Rural Initiative Scholarship to Address the Rural Physician Shortage in Idaho. Read more

Ali Carr-Chellman Named AECT President

Posted 2/6/2020 10:25:00 PM

Ali Carr-Chellman, dean and professor of education in the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences, was elected as the president-elect designee for the Association of Educational Communications and Technology (AECT). AECT is an international professional organization focused on improving learning. Members serve universities, military, industry, museums, libraries and hospitals as instructional designers, researchers, professors, teachers and educational technologists. Read more

Tech Savvy Teachers

Posted 1/30/2020 10:20:00 PM

U of I’s Tonia Dousay and Cassidy Hall, from the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, are partnering with Google to produce future Idaho teachers ready to effectively use technology in the classroom. Read more

Weeds, Snakes and Mussels, Oh My: CDA Meeting Tackles Invasive Species

Posted 12/10/2019 3:31:00 PM

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — DEC. 9, 2019 — Weed control specialists, researchers and others from around the world who deal with plants and animals outside their natural habitats will gather Tuesday through Thursday, Dec. 10-12, in Coeur d’Alene for the Innovations in Invasive Species Management Conference. Read more

Contact

College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3080
Moscow, ID 83844-3080

General Contact:
Phone: 208-885-6772
Email: ehhs@uidaho.edu

Student Services:
Phone: 208-885-6610

Fax: 208-885-1071

Map

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho Boise Center
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035

Email: boise@uidaho.edu

Web: Boise Center

Map

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho CDA Center
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-292-2519

Fax: 208-667-5275

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: CDA Center

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