The department of Human Ecology hosts the Empey Lecture yearly. The lecture focuses on research topics in aging, gerontology, family ecology, textiles, family relationships and human ecology.
Presenter: Dr. Sherry Ann Chapman, PhD, PHEc
Topic: Stories of Enhancing Everyday Life: 100 years of Home Economics and Human Ecology at the U of A
A scholar and Professional Human Ecologist (PHEc), Sherry Ann is committed to lifelong learning and community-based research and evaluation. As a Human Ecology PhD alumna and adjunct professor in the department, she will use home economics history as a reference point to explore how the discipline of human ecology is evolving to support quality of life in our communities.
View photos from the event and reception here!