Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience News

Heather Littleton, Director of Research Operations at the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience was recently quoted in The Guardian, one of the UK's major news outlets. Dr. Littleton's inclusion in an article...
Institute Affiliate and Associate Professor in the School of Public Affairs at UCCS, Dr. Anna Kosloski, in partnership with Bridget Diamond-Welch, Associate Professor of Family Medicine at the University of South Dakota...
The Institute's GRIT program recently had the honors of being featured on the 5:00 p.m. news, after being awarded nearly $400k in funding to expand the program within the Pikes Peak region. The GRIT program...
In a recent grant from El Paso County, the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience received nearly $400,000 in American Recovery Plan Act (ARPA) funding to expand the Greater Resilience Information Toolkit...
The Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience is hosting two distinguished research scholars this year. Dr. Grete Dyb and Dr. John-Anker Zwart, both of Oslo, Norway, will be the Institute’s first visiting...
The CREATE program, which was started by the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience to address the mental health and wellness needs of UCCS faculty and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, was recently featured in an article in...
Dr. Russell Elsberry, Senior Research Associate at the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience, was recently inducted into the UCCS $1 Million Club for sponsored research. Dr. Elsberry has been a Research...
The Ent Center for the Arts and Theatreworks at UCCS have partnered with the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience on the production of “Every Brilliant Thing,” “a comedy about suicide.” As explained in the article, the production is much more...
During a recent visit to Colorado Springs, CU President Mark Kennedy stopped by the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience while touring the UCCS campus. During the visit, President Kennedy and Executive Director of the Institute, Dr. Chip Benight discussed...
A $3 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) was awarded to The Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience in partnership with Dr. Christopher Layne, Associate Professor of Psychology at Nova Southeastern University, and a Research Professor with the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience. The project will work to expand, disseminate, evaluate, and...