Maria Marshall, director of the Purdue Initiative for Family Firms and professor of agricultural economics, uses her position at the University to help family-owned businesses succeed. As part of her work, she researches issues relevant to family-run businesses and uses
SPEAK MODalities co-founder and Chief Science Officer Dr. Oliver Wendt (CFF Advisory Council member and Faculty Partner) explains why iPads are an effective learning tool for individuals on the autism spectrum.
CFF Director, Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth was honored with the Violet Haas Leadership In Action Award. The award recognizes Purdue faculty, staff, and students who have shown exemplary leadership within their respective areas of expertise.
Family Impact Seminars are non-partisan educational sessions summarizing current research on a particular family issue and are targeted toward legislators, legislative staff and other key decision-makers.
We have to be able to be authentic as people and share when we’re feeling vulnerable about these massive shootings. Talking about the incidents can help people find a sense of perspective and meaning as well as create community with
In terms of higher education, we’ll see students who may be further separated from their high school education. As the ‘Forever’ GI Bill rolls out, and you have folks who can now use their benefits forever, it’s about making sure even
SPEAK MODalities LLC, a company that develops software tools to help children diagnosed with severe, nonverbal autism or other communicative disorders, was recently recognized for best product design in the medical devices category at the 2017 Electronic Component News Impact
Women working flexibly made more than women on fixed schedules due to overtime pay, but otherwise there were no additional financial benefits. Even though both German men and women increased the number of hours they worked when they began working flexibly,
We are very pleased to announce the recipient of this year’s Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Excellence in Work-Family Research. Congratulations to Stephen H. Courtright, Richard E. Gardner, Troy A. Smith, Brian W. McCormick, and Amy E. Colbert! Their Academy
Each component of the outdoor learning space was selected to support children with challenges related to communication, sensory and motor skills. The equipment encourages children to play together rather than in isolation, and it will be used as part of