Faculty, staff, and students in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) support and maintain a number of outreach programs on and off campus.
Human Sciences Extension and Outreach provides research-based information and education to help families make decisions that improve their lives. As the outreach arm of the College of Human Sciences, faculty and staff work together with specialists located across Iowa’s 99 counties to translate university research to practice for local individuals, families, employers, and communities.
“If there is something that’s even remotely interesting to you, go to a club meeting and at least try it. You have to try things before you realize that you don’t like them."View