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October 2016

Professor named a Research Thought Leader by the Innovation Collaborative

October 3, 2016
Bonnie Cramond was named to a group of six national advisors to stimulate further research on how the intersections of the arts and STEM can promote creative thinking in K-12 settings

Ampersand feature focuses on strength of Deaf culture, faculty members

October 5, 2016
A recent story in the Red & Black's Ampersand magazine turned the spotlight onto three faculty members who share a unique language.

Planning, preparation help ease stress of powerful storm

October 5, 2016
Empty shelves of bread and canned goods aren't just a sign of last-minute hurricane cravings—the purchases are also a coping mechanism.

Recent grads win Fulbright teaching awards

October 8, 2016
Kimberly Buice and Sydney Laseter were among 19 University of Georgia students and recent alumni who received Fulbright awards.

Doctoral student receives study abroad award from Dr Pepper

October 11, 2016
Shara Cherniak, a third-year doctoral student in the department of educational theory and practice, will participate in a faculty-led program in Ghana during the 2016-17 academic year.

Kids, adults can be 'swim teachers' to help prevent bullying

October 11, 2016
For National Bullying Prevention Month, the director of our Safe and Welcoming Schools project shares some prevention tips.

Doctoral student receives scholarship from psychology association

October 17, 2016
Anna Goodbread will receive the annual Dr. Louise McBee scholarship from the Athens Area Psychological Association (AAPA) at the organization's legislative breakfast this December.

Kinesiology academy honors 2 professors

October 18, 2016
The National Academy of Kinesiology has admitted Evans and McCullick as fellows.

Alumna honored by state's foreign language educators

October 19, 2016
A College of Education alumna has been honored for her contributions to foreign language education in Georgia.

Fields-Smith quoted in Christian Science Monitor

October 21, 2016
Classroom discussions about race are important, says the College of Education professor, but also need proper context.

Day on campus teaches kids to be language leaders

October 24, 2016
Hall County students get an up-close look at Portuguese, Latin American plants, and a new way to frame classroom discussions.

Counseling psychology professor honored as profession's 'elder'

October 25, 2016
The National Latina/o Psychological Association recognized Edward Delgado-Romero with the "Padrina/o Award," naming him one of the organization's elders.

Graduate student receives Child Caregiver of the Year award

October 25, 2016
Darius Phelps was honored by the Georgia Association on Young Children for his exemplary work with children and commitment to the field of education.

CLASE researcher named Service-Learning Fellow

October 28, 2016
Paula Mellom, associate director for the Center for Latino Achievement and Success in Education, aims to develop a graduate-level course.

College's Williams among new class of Women's Leadership Fellows

October 30, 2016
The associate professor in the department of lifelong education, administration and policy, is one of nine admitted to the 2016-2017 cohort of the Women's Leadership Fellows program.

Doctoral student named School Counselor of the Year

October 31, 2016
Alexandra Huguelet was recognized by the Georgia School Counselor's Association for her leadership and work promoting equity and access to opportunities for all students.