Celebrating 100 Years
In 2024, the Cleo L. Craig Child Development Lab will mark its 100th anniversary at Oklahoma State University!
As the second oldest land-grant university-based child development lab in the nation, the CDL has served the Stillwater community in various iterations since it first opened as a nursery school in 1924.
- Ramona Ware Emmons Paul Speaker Series
In conjunction with with the CDL Centennial, the Department of Human Development and Family Science will host series of early childhood experts on campus.
First Session: February 22, 2024 | 4:00 p.m. | Willard 010
Featured Speaker: Dr. Megan McClelland, the Katherine E. Smith Professor of Healthy Children and Families at Oregon State University
Presentation: “The Important of Self-Regulation in Early Childhood”
- Cleo L. Craig Child Development Lab – Birthday Party
April 6, 2024 | 3:00-5:00 p.m. | Willard Lawn
CDL Tours: 1:30-3:00 p.m.
The campus and Stillwater communities are invited to join us for the CDL’s 100th birthday party! The party is family-friendly and will include a pizza lunch, bounce houses and carnival-style activities for kids of all ages and a birthday cake. RSVP Here
- CDL Centennial - Football Tailgate
Date To Be Determined
As the 2024 OSU Football schedule is finalized, stay tuned for details on a pregame tailgate to connect the CDL community!
Stay tuned for additional dates during the Spring and Fall 2024 semester.