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June 2021

Amazing student: Zerian Hood

June 1, 2021
Zerian Hood (B.S.Ed. ’23) is the first in his family to go to college. Often juggling two or three jobs, he aims to be a beacon of hope for his family and other first-generation students.

UGA’s CommunicAID+Nation supports alumna through donation

June 8, 2021
The University of Georgia’s CommunicAID+Nation recently made a $500 donation to help purchase an augmentative and alternative communication device mount for a Mary Frances Early College of Education alumna.

Associate professor highlights screen-free ways to teach kids about scale

June 14, 2021
In a New York Times article, associate professor David Jackson provides a few alternative ways to teach kids about scale without the use of screens.

Students with concussions to get mentorship support

June 28, 2021
Katy O'Brien, an assistant professor in the department of communication sciences and special education, received a $200,000 grant from Andee’s Army to develop and test a peer mentoring program.

OLLI@UGA presents awards for outstanding service, appoints new officers

June 29, 2021
OLLI@UGA recognized several members of the organization for their outstanding service and appointed new officers and members to the Board of Directors.