Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences; Summer2009, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p67-69, 3p, 1 Black and White Photograph
HOME economics, ASSOCIATIONS, institutions, etc. -- Congresses, ANNIVERSARIES, COMMITTEES, and SOCIETIES
The article offers information on the preparations taken for the Centennial Celebration of the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) which started in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 2008 and will be finished in Cleveland, Ohio in 2010. It mentions some of the preparations, such as the formation of the Centennial Committee, and the challenges and complaints faced by the organizers, such as the cost of the food. It also cites several activities and presentations during the events.
Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences; Summer2009, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p66-66, 1p, 4 Black and White Photographs
ANNIVERSARIES, ASSOCIATIONS, institutions, etc. -- Congresses, STUDENT participation, STUDENT recreation, and SERVICES for students
The article focuses on the participation of U.S. students in the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences' (AAFCS) centennial celebration held in Knoxville, Tennessee. It says that the students have participated in a number of events held as part of the association's 100th celebration, which include meetings, a fund raising activity, and a campaign project. It states that the students had fun and have learned a lot about AAFC during the association's anniversary.