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College of Education dean focuses on building collaborative community

September 21, 2018
Whether she’s working with pre-service teachers or one of her six doctoral students, Dean Denise Spangler strives to inspire genuine curiosity in the way her students approach their teaching.

Amazing Student: Stephanie Toliver

September 20, 2018
Stephanie Toliver is a third-year doctoral student studying language and literacy education. She is the 2018 recipient of the American Library Association's Diversity Research Grant.

Two College of Education alumni receive Fulbright assistantships

September 17, 2018
Laura Moeller (B.S.Ed. ’18) and Elizabeth Jennings (B.S.Ed. ’18) were among nine UGA alumni who received English teaching assistantship awards from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

When hurricanes threaten, take time to focus on mental health

September 14, 2018
Alan E. Stewart, a professor in the Department of Counseling and Human Development Services who studies weather and climate psychology, shares his advice on staying calm and clear-headed in a severe weather event.

Associate professor featured in NBC short film on home schooling

September 13, 2018
Cheryl Fields-Smith explains why more African-American families are home-schooling their children.

Professor’s visit to Israel spreads lessons of language

August 30, 2018
Speaking at several conferences and events, Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor introduced a variety of educators to ways the arts can enhance language learning.

'Cookies' and 'Crumbles' help kids realize their appetite for science

August 22, 2018
A science education game developed by a College of Education faculty member wins the 2018 International Serious Play Award.

Media mention: Kinesiology professor’s research continues to protect student athletes

August 22, 2018
In a recent interview on The Weather Channel, Don Corr of the Georgia High School Association explains how UGA research is today protecting student athletes.

Faculty member honored by alma mater

August 17, 2018
Longtime faculty member Carl Glickman, whose pioneering work in education during the civil rights era continues to inform his classes today, was recently honored by Colby College.

Alumnus’ batik paintings garner prestigious 1858 Prize

August 17, 2018
The Gibbes Museum of Art and its member auxiliary group Society 1858 will name Leo Twiggs (Ed.D. ’70) the winner on Monday when it announces the results of its annual juried competition.

Professor speaks on effort to bring mental health treatment to Spanish-speaking populations

August 15, 2018
Through the bilingual counseling program BIEN Bilingual Clinic at the Latin American Association (Athens), students in the College’s counseling program are reaching the Athens-area Hispanic population and addressing a real need.

Study discovers 'switch' that helps muscles heal, regenerate

August 7, 2018
Controlling 'satellite cells' may help treat certain diseases and aging issues.

Student’s concussion research takes her to U.S. Air Force Academy

August 7, 2018
Michelle Weber’s dissertation work will contribute to issues affecting the military.

Study shows sports betting drives viewership

August 6, 2018
According to a study by Steven Salaga in the department of kinesiology, viewers stay tuned to games longer when either team has a chance to cover the point spread.

Professor named 2018-2019 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow

July 23, 2018
Scott Ardoin was one of only four UGA faculty members to be named a 2018-2019 SEC Academic Leadership Development Programs Fellow.

Faculty and teachers' trip to Alabama's Legacy Museum sparks dialogue for change

July 16, 2018
The experience also inspired 15 educators and community members to work to commemorate the victims of racial terror lynchings in Athens-Clarke County.

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.

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.

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.