Gifts at work

The generous support of College of Education and Human Development alumni and friends makes a real difference to students, faculty, and staff.

The following are just a few examples of how gifts are being used.

Giving matters

Supporting internships

Skylor Boualaphanh, recipient of the Dr. Matthew Stark Civil Liberties Internship Award

Dr. Matthew Stark Civil Liberties Internship Awards support and inspire students. Continue reading about how the internship helps students follow thier passion.

Fund for excellence

Teacher Educator Technology Integration

Gifts of all sizes contribute to critical initiatives—the Teacher Educator Technology Integration initiative is one. Continue reading how contributions assist students facing financial crises, initiate programs, and build community partnerships.

Future business leaders

Patrick and Shirley Campbell Gift

A new gift from Patrick and Shirley Campbell empowers aspiring sales leaders
Learn how a generous gift creates opportunities for aspiring business leaders.

Three sisters
Scholarship will support teachers in early childhood education

It’s not surprising that sisters Mona, Camilla, and JoEllen Langguth all attended the University of Minnesota. As children, the three lived next door to Memorial Stadium, with a popcorn wagon parked in their front yard during home football games. Mona and Camilla, only 16 months apart, cherish memories of attending the Shirley G. Moore Laboratory School. Learn more about the Langguth Sisters Scholarship to support students preparing to become early childhood education teachers.

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The Langguth sisters in the 1940s, left to right, JoEllen, Camilla, and Mona

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Endowed chairs and professorships

Current appointments

Robert Holmes Beck Chair of Ideas in Education

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Robert Holmes Beck Chair of Ideas in Education

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Emma M. Birkmaier Professor in Educational Leadership

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Emma M. Birkmaier Professor in Educational Leadership

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Frank Symons Associate Dean for Research and Policy

Department of Education Psychology

Guy Bond Chair in Reading

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Deborah Dillon Associate Dean for Graduate and Professional Programs

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Guy Bond Chair in Reading

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Panayiota Kendeou Associate Professor, Director of graduate studies

Department of Educational Psychology

Campbell Leadership Chair in Education and Human Development

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Gamble-Skogmo Land Grant Chair in Child Welfare and Youth Policy

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Hellervik Endowed Chair in Leadership and Adult Career Development

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Bonnie Westby Huebner Endowed Chair in Education and Technology

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Bonnie Westby Huebner Endowed Chair in Education and Technology

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Irving Harris Professor of Child Development

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Ann Masten Regents Professor, Distinguished McKnight University Professor

Institute of Child Development

William Harris Professor of Child Development and Psychiatry

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Leon-Taylor Professorship in Exercise Science and Health Enhancement

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The Lindahl Leadership Professor

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Nancy M. and John E. Lindahl Professor for Excellence in Teaching

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Dorothy McNeill and Elbridge Ashcraft Tucker Chair for Women in Exercise Science and Sport

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John W. and Nancy E. Peyton Faculty Fellow in Child and Adolescent Wellbeing

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Sidney and Marguerite Henry Professor of Children's and Young Adult Literature

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June and Phillip and Leo and Christine Stern Family Professorship in Reading Success

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Rodney S. Wallace Professor for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

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Yackel Professor of Educational Assessment and Measurement

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