Outlook is published by the Human Development and Consumer Sciences Department as a means of informing the HDCS community about departmental and campus news.

Inside the Spring 2015 issue:


  • Alumni Emily Empel Joins Idea Couture
  • Congratulations to Summer and Fall 2014 Graduates
  • Welcome to the New Foresight Program Students
  • Faculty and Alum Alex Whittington Publishes "Family Vacation 2050"
  • Arup Futurist Chris Luebkeman Visits with Foresight Program
  • Recapping the 2015 Houston Foresight Spring Gathering
  • Breaux to Association of Professional Futurist Board

Human Resource Development

  • Executive HRD Hosts Industry Leaders
  • Students Experience 2015 AHRD International Conference
  • ExHRD Cohort to Investigate HRD Practices in Prague
  • Hard Work Pays Off for Master of Science HRD Graduate
  • Trainor Brings Real World Experience to HRD Studentsf
  • HRD Networking Opportunity Coming to Campus

Retailing and Consumer Science

  • Fashion Boutique Entrepreneuer Inspires Retailing Students
  • Swift Celebrates 25 Years with Neiman Marcus
  • Casares Offered a Position from Movers and Shakers Event
  • Students Talk Retail at HISD Career Expo
  • Retailing Program Hosts 'Movers and Shakers' Event
  • Garza Receives NAPA Scholarship
  • Shark Tank Competition Continues to Bring Innovative Ideas
  • Elestwani Receives COT Research Award