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OSU parenting experts offer advice for families under quarantine

Early childhood experts offer parenting advice for how to make the best of these challenging times.

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Eating cheap, healthy meals in college is a challenge, but not impossible thanks to nutrition course

Eating healthy on a budget is
hard for anyone — especially college students.

Alumni HDFS

With her diploma in hand, military sergeant puts self-doubt to rest

Taniah pushed past the fear of applying and was accepted to Oregon State’s online bachelor’s program in human development and family sciences.

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Helping others may start small – but it creates big ripples

Carrie chose to major in human development and family sciences because she enjoys working with and helping others.

HDFS News Research

Combat veterans more likely to experience mental health issues in later life

Military veterans exposed to combat were more likely to exhibit signs of depression and anxiety in later life than veterans who had not seen combat.

HDFS Students

In life’s busiest season, Oregon State Ecampus offers adaptable paths to career success

Juggling a college course load while three small children dance underfoot isn’t always easy, admits human development and family sciences student and stay-at-home mom Heather Reding.