Sprouts, our research program that teaches healthy habits to elementary school students, is a featured project in the University of Illinois' Public Engagement Update. Click here to read more about Sprouts and all about its healthy habits curriculum.
Fri, Feb 05, 2016
Once an undergraduate student working on Family Resiliency Center research projects and now a STRONG Kids Family Specialist, Kelly Uchima, is a perfect example of the FRC’s commitment to developing the next generation of researchers. Click here to read more about Kelly and her experiences with the FRC.
Wed, Jan 20, 2016
The Family Resiliency Center (FRC) announces faculty seed grant funding through the Christopher Family Foundation Food and Family Program. The Food and Family Program is designed to support innovative transdisciplinary research that can unravel the complex connections between the family environment and healthy active lifestyles for all.
Fri, Dec 04, 2015
A new University of Illinois study reveals that distracted dining may be as dangerous to your health as distracted driving is to your safety on the highway.
Wed, Nov 25, 2015
Our family traditions at Thanksgiving go beyond filling our bellies with turkey and pie. Check out this expert roundtable, featuring FRC director Dr. Barbara Fiese, exploring the psychological benefits of our Thanksgiving rituals.