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  • Rebecca Puhl quoted in Penn Medicine News
    Professor Rebecca Puhl was quoted in an article entitled, “Early and Ongoing Experiences of Weight Stigma Linked to Self-Directed Weight Shaming” in Penn Medicine News. Read the article here.
    Posted on July 22, 2019
  • Marlene Schwartz quoted in UConn Magazine and Stowe Today
    Professor Marlene Schwartz was quoted in an article in Stowe Today entitled, Vermont is right to fight USDA’s dismantling of nutrition standards, and was also quoted in UConn Magazine on taxing soda in hopes of improving children’s health.
    Posted on July 16, 2019
  • Jia Li Liu is 2019 Recipient of the SRCD Small Grants Program
    2018 PhD graduate, Jia Li Liu, currently a postdoctoral scholar at University of Maryland, College Park, was a 2019 Recipients of the SRCD Small Grants Program for Early Career Scholars for her project: Ethnic Racial Socialization Among Low SES and Middle SES Chinese American Families
    Posted on July 3, 2019