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After teaching a methodology workshop at the University of Massachusetts, Daniel S. Nagin is off to Sweden to receive the 2014 Stockholm Prize in Criminology.

The Center for Research on Families (CRF) is delighted to announce that Dorothy Morua-Fernandes has joined the Center's leadership team. In this role, Dot will oversee the management of CRF’s research and revenue operations, communications, promotion of affiliated faculty and student research, and revenue generating activities.

Rosa's groundbreaking research will generate new ways of understanding Holyoke's rich Latina/o heritage to promote student achievement and community resilience.

Sara Whitcomb will receive the 2014 University of Oregon College of Education’s Horizon Alumni Award for her research supporting families and schools in nurturing their children’s development.

Family Research Scholar Jennifer Lundquist recently appeared on the Australian current affairs program Insight to talk about what drives people to date partners of the same or different races.

As a Family Research Scholar, Heather Richardson gave adolescent rats the opportunity to get drunk in order to learn what they could tell us about alcohol abuse in human teenagers. Heather Richardson participated in the CRF Family Research Scholars program during 2010-11.