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When small movements make a big difference

February 13, 2018
New study looks at how vibration can help children with cerebral palsy.

Instructional technology professor recognized for teaching excellence

February 12, 2018
Rob Branch was inducted into the UGA Teaching Academy as a member of the Class of 2017 for his leadership in teaching and learning.

Professor leads next revision of association's ethics code

February 8, 2018
Linda Campbell will chair the committee charged with the first major update to the American Psychological Association's ethics code in 15 years.

Faculty member wins Fulbright to research, refine teaching in Italy

February 8, 2018
Based in Padua, the months-long project also involves collaborations among Italian and American universities.

There’s no shame in sweat, says kinesiology department head

February 8, 2018
Janet Buckworth’s comments in Women’s Health Magazine support larger idea of sweat as something to be embraced.

Professor says student engagement is a sign of 'flourishing'

February 7, 2018
Amy L. Reschly, a professor in the department of educational psychology, was recently cited in the Harvard Business Review for her expertise in student engagement.

Professor emeritus, 85, investigated productive rehabilitation procedures

February 6, 2018
Former psychology professor Jerold Bozarth, who integrated research activities with contributions to practitioners and community organizations, passed away on January 25, 2018. He was 85.

Associate professor works to refine school assessments for students

February 5, 2018
Laine Bradshaw was recently featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution for her work on a pilot program that will help refine school assessments for Putnam County School District.

$3.3 million grant to help children stay active with virtual reality

February 1, 2018
Thanks to a five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health, an interdisciplinary team of UGA researchers will introduce a new virtual reality system to help promote physical activity among children ages 6 to 10 year olds.

Graduate student helps middle-schoolers embrace sense of self

January 31, 2018
The dissertation project P.O.I.S.E. has become a grounding point for African-American young women.

Doctoral student honored for his mentorship

January 25, 2018
During a breakfast on Wednesday, David Stanley was named Mentor of the Year for Clarke Central High School.

$1.1 million grant to promote collaboration among service professionals

January 22, 2018
A new five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs will help graduate students gain collaborative clinical experience serving young children and earn an advanced degree.

Third annual 'Big Read' event in Athens turns focus to Lunar New Year

January 18, 2018
The community-wide reading celebration, which kicks off in February to coincide with the Lunar New Year, focuses on "To Live," a novel by Chinese author Yu Hua.

$1.9 million grant aims to increase Georgia’s behavioral health workforce

January 18, 2018
A new federally funded project supports the training of counselors and psychologists.

New grant project enhances teachers’ toolbox

January 18, 2018
Using a psychometric method she developed, Laine Bradshaw now has a grant to apply her research in classrooms.

How one educator revived her enthusiasm for the classroom

January 5, 2018
In the AJC's Get Schooled blog, professor Peter Smagorinsky has been following one Georgia teacher's journey since she was a student at UGA.

Professor receives lifetime achievement award from creativity association

January 4, 2018
Bonnie Cramond was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Creativity Association for her extraordinary accomplishments and contributions to the betterment of society.

Scholarships help doctoral student focus on barriers kids face

December 21, 2017
Matthew Moulton is able to research middle-schoolers who are experiencing homelessness thanks in part to donor support.

College of Education student-athletes inducted into leadership academy

December 20, 2017
Three student-athletes were recently inducted into Georgia’s Student-Athlete Leadership Academy for their academic and athletic success, leadership, and campus and community service involvement.

New partnership opens up opportunities at community center

December 19, 2017
The University of Georgia is working with the Athens Housing Authority to connect with residents and offer new programming.