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Congratulations to Ximena Arriage whose article "Filling the Void: Bolstering Attachment Security in Committed Relationships" was selected as the winner in the inaugural competition for the Center for Families' Award for Excellence in Family Research.
Congratulations to Bill Graziano, the recipient of the 2014 Class of 1922 Helping Students Learn Award! The award acknowledges Bill's innovative development of a learning tool that involves the use of music in his personality course.
Congratulations to Kip Willliams who has been selected as the 2014 HHS Faculty Engagement Award winner. The honor recognizes Kip's efforts to explain to lay audiences how his research on ostracism and its effects is applicable to understanding bullying dynamics in community settings.