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May 2021

Creative Scholars Program fuels imagination, knowledge

May 4, 2021
The Mary Frances Early College of Education Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development will accept applications for the Creative Scholars Program through June 6.

New research may explain shortages in STEM careers

May 12, 2021
A new study by the University of Georgia revealed that more college students change majors within the STEM pipeline than leave the career path of science, technology, engineering and mathematics altogether.

Congratulations to our nine First Honor Graduates!

May 12, 2021
To be a First Honor Graduate, a student must maintain a perfect 4.0 cumulative grade point average throughout their undergraduate studies, as well as in all college-level transfer work before or after enrolling at UGA.

Associate professor turns STEM education into race cars

May 12, 2021
John Mativo, an associate professor in the Department of Career and Information Studies, discussed how STEM education can be used to build race cars in Grassroots Motorsports.

Three students receive UGA's Presidential Award of Excellence

May 13, 2021
Three undergraduate students in the University of Georgia College of Education were honored with the UGA Presidential Award of Excellence for their outstanding academic achievements.

College clinic and center offer collaborative telehealth services

May 26, 2021
The UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic and the Center for Autism and Behavioral Education Research collaborated to conduct online autism, speech and language evaluations for patients simultaneously.

New grant expands speech therapy services for those with Parkinson’s disease

May 27, 2021
Nina Santus and T.J. Ragan, faculty members in the College’s department of communication sciences and special education, and their graduate students, will receive voice therapy training as part of a grant from the Parkinson Voice Project.

Two faculty members selected as Service-Learning Fellows

May 28, 2021
Faculty members Todd Dinkelman and Jamon Flowers were selected by UGA's Office of Service-Learning to integrate academic service-learning into their teaching.