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http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Protect_yourself_from_work_at_home_schemes_NCFR.pdf
Have you ever received an offer that sounds too good to be true? Maybe it was even sent to you by a trusted source. Before handing over your credit card information or any other personal info, make sure you know the facts and the risks involved.

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Why_Why_is_My_Grade_Not_so_High_(Lyrics_to_be_sung_to_the_tune_of_Don_McLeans_American_Pie)_NCFR.pdf
In this community blog, we have a rate treat. Kari Adamsons, Assistant Professor at the University of Connecticut, sings of her frustrations in grading. To be sung to the classic Don McLean tune, here is her humorous parody, "Why, Why is my Grade not…

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Teaching_about_Marriage_Partnership_and_Family_Life_from_a_Global_Perspective_NCFR.pdf
Maria Schmeekle, Professor of Sociology at Illinois State, teaches family studies through a global lens. She began experimenting with a global/transnational/comparative approach in her Marriage and Family class. This kind of approach felt vital to…

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Census_data_for_US.pdf
Data from the 2010 Census is coming in.Links to the detailed information are provided here.

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Disaster_preparedness_and_the_petrified_pantry_NCFR.pdf
This morning I write with a heavy heart. Hurricane Irene is swirling in the Atlantic. The projected paths as of 8 am on Friday August 26 predict it will hit most of the eastern seaboard beginning tomorrow. Officials are advising evacuation in some…

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Family_Life_Education_in_Historical_Perspective_NCFR.pdf
I collect vintage family life education materials.

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Family_Studies_The_Decade_in_Review_NCFR.pdf
Every 10 years since 1970, NCFR has published a collection of articles written by expert scholars on a breadth of topics in our field. The 2010 Decade in Review is the June 2010 issue of the Journal of Marriage and Family.

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Giving_Psychology_Away_NCFR.pdf
A review about a new book which informs families the link between parenting and academic success for children. The author is NCFR member, Stephen Gavazzi (pictured).

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/The_Good_Divorce_relationship_dissolution_and_child_well_being_NCFR.pdf
One of the most highly-researched and controversial areas of family studies is that of divorce and relationship dissolution. This situation is especially important where child well-being is concerned. A fabulous new issue of our scholarly journal,…

http://images.ncfr.org/webconvert/archive/Just_when_you_think_youve_seen_everything_zombie_preparedness_NCFR.pdf
A stunning and extraordinary event occurred at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) a few days ago. Their social media gurus launched a bizarre campaign to prepare for a Zombie Apocalypse. I am not making this up.
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