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Turning observation into action

July 16, 2018
Fifteen educators and community members work to commemorate the victims of racial terror lynchings in Athens-Clarke County.

Taking the plunge: Doctoral student's summer includes immersive experience in counseling field

July 12, 2018
Jasmine Jenkins received funding through the Minority Fellowship Program to attend the Psychology Summer Institute offered this month by the American Psychological Association.

Graduate student honored as 'emerging leader' in counseling field

July 12, 2018
Brean'a Parker, a doctoral student in the department of counseling and human development services, was recently named an Emerging Leader by the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision.

Professor elected president of American Psychological Association division

July 12, 2018
Anneliese Singh, a professor and associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion in the University of Georgia College of Education, was recently elected to a leadership position within the American Psychological Association.

Two College of Education alumni named to 2018 UGA 40 Under 40 Class

July 11, 2018
Tameka Rish and Michael Williams were recently named to the University of Georgia’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2018.

Georgia's poet laureate among performers for 'A Seat in the Shade'

July 9, 2018
The July poetry series features weekly readings from notable authors.

Camp DIVE's 3rd year lets kids and teachers get creative

July 5, 2018
More than 80 Clarke County students spent a month steeped in literacy, along with lessons that wove in math, social studies and community involvement.

Associate professor quoted on summer teacher training and development

July 3, 2018
Theodore Kopcha highlighted the importance of evolving the teacher training experience in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Alumna receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

July 2, 2018
Christy Sutton (MEd '12) was one of only two elementary teachers in Georgia to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Alumna and Triple Dawg named elementary school principal

June 29, 2018
Jennifer Whitaker (BSED ’01, MED ’03, EDS ’07) has been named principal of Oconee County Primary School in Watkinsville, Georgia.

Book inspires students to do more than just read about social issues

June 29, 2018
Food drive at Clarke Middle School focuses on protein-packed nonperishables.

Alumna takes wide-angle approach to new role on school board

June 25, 2018
With a background in counseling psychology, LaKeisha Gantt (MED ’03, PHD ’10) adds a new perspective to the Clarke County School Board.

College's partnership with neighborhood receives Coretta Scott King book donation

June 25, 2018
The College of Education's partnership with the Athens Housing Authority to create programming at the Parkview Community Center has received another recognition.

Graduate student and newly elected commissioner uses literacy to empower

June 25, 2018
Doctoral student's path is 'purely distillable to just loving language and seeing it in everything,' she says.

Faculty member, student honored by campus NAACP chapter

June 18, 2018
The recent Image Awards hosted by the University of Georgia chapter of the NAACP honored two members of the College of Education community.

Counseling psychology doctoral student wins McBee Award

June 13, 2018
Jasmine Jenkins is the most recent recipient of the annual honor, which highlights achievement in scholarship and service.

Faculty projects incorporating the arts win local grants

June 11, 2018
Two College of Education faculty members have received grants through the Athens Cultural Affairs Commission to support community arts projects.

Alumna receives 2018 Mid-Career Contribution Award from AERA

June 5, 2018
Kakali Bhattacharya, an alumna of UGA’s College of Education, received the Scholar of Color Mid-Career Contribution Award from AERA for her contributions to education research and development.

Professor emeritus, 80, provided support for cutting-edge UGA facility

May 31, 2018
College of Education faculty member Jack Razor, who was instrumental in the construction of the Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities at the University of Georgia, has died. He was 80.

Baker honored by sport management society

May 30, 2018
Thomas A. Baker III, an associate professor of sport management, was recently honored for his outstanding work as a reviewer.