News Archive

November 7, 2018

Melissa Institute welcomes Dr. Etiony Aldarondo

The CEW-RC is thrilled that an old friend is re-connecting with our team. Dr. Etiony Aldarondo who was a faculty member here until 2015, has taken […]
November 7, 2018

Children’s Trust brings CIFFTA Family Therapy to local community

In efforts to deliver services to adolescents who are failing academically and who displaying emotional/behavior problems that may impede their success, the CEW-RC’s CIFFTA team has […]
November 7, 2018

Breakthrough Miami offers rising 9th graders academic enrichment opportunities

Dr. Nicolas and Challenging Racism & Empowering Communities through Ethnocultural Research (CRECER) team partner with Breakthrough Miami to support and better understand youth academic outcomes.  Breakthrough […]
November 7, 2018

Master’s degree in Education with 90% tuition funding

Supporting Educators’ Academic Literacies and Enhanced Discourse (SEALED) The University of Miami (UM) along with partner Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) propose to work together to […]
November 7, 2018

ClaRo self-harm grant to target LGBT and Latina youth in community

Self-harm behavior and suicide attempts are reported at high rates among certain groups of adolescents such as Latinas and LGBTQ youth. A new CEW-RC research study […]
November 7, 2018

Dr. Guerda Nicolas Honored with Humanitarian Award

Haitian born clinical psychologist Guerda Nicolas is recognized for her work in bringing mental health care to marginalized societies.
December 12, 2017

Recently Funded Project at the CEW-RC

December 11, 2017 We are enthusiastic to share that we will be involved with the recently-funded Center for Latino Health Research Opportunities, ClaRO. Dr. Santisteban and […]
November 10, 2017

SEHD Faculty Dr. Scotney Evans and EPSA Team Selected to Lead Evaluation of Important Placed Based Community Initiative

Dr. Scotney Evans and the Engagement, Power, and Social Action (EPSA) Research Team in the School of Education and Human Development was recently awarded a grant by the […]