April 2020 – School of Education & Human Development

April 2020

April 14, 2020

TAL Professor Beth Harry Reflects on 25 Years at SEHD

Professor Beth Harry brings a unique perspective to special education. Her daughter Melinda had a childhood disability that claimed her life at an early age. She co-founded a school in Trinidad that became a model for special education in the Caribbean. She also has conducted groundbreaking research on cultural and educational attitudes toward disabilities.
April 14, 2020

Sport Industry Conference Draws 400+ Attendees

From the Super Bowl to basketball, soccer and esports, the fifth annual University of Miami School of Education and Human Development’s (SEHD) Sport Industry Conference offered a variety of learning and networking opportunities to UM students.
April 14, 2020

Multidisciplinary Panel Examines Opioid Addiction Interventions

Counseling psychologists, clinicians, and lawmakers can all play a role in addressing the nation’s opioid crisis, according to experts at a multidisciplinary panel hosted by the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD).
April 14, 2020

From the Desk of the Dean – April 2020

As I write this, the world is experiencing unprecedented disruptions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I truly hope that anyone reading this is safe, healthy and withstanding the difficult changes we have all had to make to live, work and celebrate April holidays – I hope those of you who observe – had wonderful Easter and Seder celebrations.